James Severn


James is a partner in the firm’s London office and joint head of the sports team.

 James regularly advises players, clubs and intermediaries in relation to transfers, image rights, contract negotiations and general contentious issues. He has significant experience of bringing claims at FIFA and dealing with claims and appeals in the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

James also acts for football associations and frequently advises on the regulatory requirements of the English FA.


Contact Details

T: +44 20 7390 2252
M: +44 (0)7958 779 173