William Horwood was recently instructed to represent a cricket club in a disciplinary appeal. A points deduction had been imposed on the club for bringing the game into disrepute. William successfully argued that the points deduction imposed was excessive. The appeals panel set aside the points deduction originally imposed and substituted a lesser points deduction. The full Outcome of Appeal...
Published on August 14, 2017 4:59 pm
Blondel Thompson is now a member of WISLaw, an international non-profit association that unites women from more than 40 countries who specialise in sports law. The aim is to bring women in the sports law sector together through regular educational and networking events, raising awareness of the participation of women in sports law. One such event was a lunch time...
Published on July 3, 2017 3:30 pm
St Philips is delighted to announce that the FA has appointed Kate Rogers and Joel Wallace to the National Anti-Discrimination Chairman Panel. Kate and Joel will sit as part-time judges in football club, player, manager and participant misconduct cases which involve allegations of discrimination. Through this appointment, Kate and Joel join St Philips’ growing list of sports barristers. If you...
Published on May 22, 2017 10:09 am
Anthony Johnston, Kate Rogers, Joel Wallace and James Wackett all played part in this Judging competition which was held at Wembley Stadium. The full article can be found here.
Published on March 20, 2017 12:41 pm
During 2016 Bruce had the pleasure of working with England Boxing directly and since September 2016 has been appointed to the England Boxing Disciplinary Panel. Bruce’s collaboration with England Boxing has been ideal on the basis of his expertise in disciplinary matters and, a growing base of professional sports clients and his personal interest in boxing. Bruce’s CV can be...
Published on February 10, 2017 3:20 pm
Blondel Thompson has been appointed by Sports Resolution(UK) to act as a specialist member of the National Anti-Doping Panel. From the 1st of September Blondel will be called upon to act as part of a prestigious panel determining instances of drug use in a number of sporting arena. This important appointment recognises the former British & Commonwealth 100m hurdles record...
Published on August 14, 2014 3:46 pm
Blondel Thompson has been appointed to sit in the Court Of Arbitration for Sport Judges covering the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow 2014. This important appointment recognises the former British & Commonwealth 100m hurdles record holder not only for her unrivaled experience in the world of athletics but also compliments her practice as a barrister specialising in Sports and Criminal...
Published on July 21, 2014 6:26 pm