Sport Department

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What the team is known for Strong practice group offering support on a number of domestic sports-related matters. Notable experience advising national sports leagues and federations, as well as individual athletes, on contracts and tax issues. Particularly focused on football and rugby clients.

Strengths The team is noted for its "great experience in sports law and very good reactivity."

Work highlights Advised the Stade Rennais on the setting up of a net remuneration scheme in the contracts of the players.

Notable practitioners

Jacques Messeca assists sport organisations, clubs and athletes with various legal, contractual and tax related matters. One client says: "He has great experience and a perfect knowledge of sports law for the clubs."