An interview with Despina Mavromati, sports lawyer, former CAS managing counsel & co-founder of WISLaw - Episode 55

Published 31 October 2017 By: Sean Cottrell

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In this interview Despina Mavromati, principal of SportLegis, former Managing Counsel at the Court of Arbitration for Sport and co-founder of Women In Sports Law (WISLaw) speaks to LawInSport's CEO, Sean Cottrell (@spcott) about her career, sports arbitration and need for greater female representation in sports law. You can follow Despina on Twitter @d_mavromati and Women In Sports Law @WISLaw_

Despina addresses the following questions in the interview:

1:47: Please can you tell us more about Women in Sports Law?

11:02: How did you get into sports law?

11:40: Given that you are originally from Greece, what brought you to Switzerland?

17:02: How did your career progress?

18:24: What all are you doing now?

22:23: How many students are on the course?

25:04: What are you looking to do next? What is the plan next?


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Sean Cottrell

Sean Cottrell

Sean is the founder and CEO of LawInSport. Founded in 2010, LawInSport has become the "go to sports law website" for sports lawyers and sports executives across the world.

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