This interactive webinar is for current and former professional athletes, Olympians and Paralympians thinking about a career in law and wondering how to break into the legal profession.
Gareth Farrelly, a former international football player, lawyer and arbitrator. As a professional football player he represented the Republic of Ireland and played for Premier League sides Aston Villa, Everton and Bolton. Post retirement he retrained as a lawyer and is now a Senior Associate at the law firm Bermans. He is a member of the Football Association’s Judicial Panel. a member of Sports Resolutions’ independent Panel of Arbitrators and Mediators. In 2019 he was appointed as a Court of Arbitration for Sport Arbitrator.
Christine Ohuruogu, former World, Olympic and Commonwealth Champion and Ambassadors for Sporting Equals. Christine recently graduated from Queen Mary University of London with a law degree and was appointed as an arbitrator for Sports Resolutions in 2021.
The session will be hosted by Sean Cottrell, CEO & Co-Founder of LawInSport. He has over 10 years experience advising and supporting thousands of lawyers, sports executives and athletes around the world to help them develop their careers and client base.
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