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“They are niche specialist advisers of City quality”
- Sports & Entertainment
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Rob Powell is a Partner with a particular specialism in the sports & entertainment sector. He has worked as in-house legal counsel for the Lawn Tennis Association and in a top-tier specialist sports law firm in London.
Rob has advised national and international sports bodies, sponsors, broadcasters, event owners, agencies & professional athletes on a broad range of corporate, commercial & regulatory issues.
Rob also has experience of advising on a wide range of corporate transactions, particularly acting for institutional investors, business angels, corporates and management teams on investments, exits, management incentive plans and restructurings. He trained and qualified at Slaughter and May in 2005.
Rob’s recent work includes acting for One Event Management on its acquisition from McLaren Racing of Absolute Taste, an international event design company and advising a private equity house on its minority equity investment in a leading provider of sophisticated data-driven software to the sports betting industry.
Outside of work, Rob enjoys spending time with his young family and getting on a tennis court whenever he can.