Alexander Robson


Alexander appears regularly in the High Court, the employment tribunal and arbitration in sports disputes. He has particular expertise in sports litigation in relation to contractual or employment disputes, including Rule K Arbitrations.

Recent cases include:

  • Acting for a sports agency in respect of its claim for damages and/or restitution against a Premier League footballer.
  • Premier League Club X v Premier League Club Y. Representing a PL football club in a Rule K arbitration turning on the construction of a player transfer agreement.
  • Agent A v Club B. Acting for football agent in his claim for commission.
  • Farnan v Sunderland Association Football Club [2015] EWHC 3759 (QB) Successful defence to contractual claim for bonus by former director against Sunderland AFC. Led by David Reade Q.C.


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Alexander Robson


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