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Kellerhals Carrard
PLACE SAINT-FRANÇOIS 1
PO BOX 7191
1002 LAUSANNE
Switzerland

Work Department

  • Sports and media law
  • Commercial law and contract law

Position

lic. iur., Attorney at Law, Solicitor, Partner

Career

  • since 2010: Attorney and partner at the law firm Kellerhals Carrard
  • 2008-2010: Manager Legal Affairs, Infront Sports & Media, Zug
  • 2004-2007: Trainee and associate at Slaughter and May, London

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • German

Memberships

  • Ordre des Avocats Vaudois (OAV) 
  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England & Wales
  • International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)

Education

  • 2008: International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES), Neuchâtel, (FIFA Master – International Master “MAS” in Sport Law and Management)
  • 2004: BPP Law School London (Legal Practice Course “LPC”)
  • 2003: BPP Law School, London (Graduate Diploma in Law “GDL”)
  • 2002: Oxford University (Master of Arts “MA Oxon” in Modern Languages, French/German)

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Sports law

(Leading individuals)

Ross WenzelKellerhals Carrard

Kellerhals Carrard acts for numerous international and national sports federations, clubs, teams and individuals on a variety of regulatory, transactional, contractual as well as contentious matters and has a particular specialism in the field of anti-doping litigation. The team is experienced in matters concerning football, athletics and motorsports and has an enviable track record in arbitration proceedings before the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Ross Wenzel and Jean-Pierre Morand are specialised in sports commercial matters. David Casserly and Marco Balmelli are key names for litigation concerning football-related matters, among other issues. François Carrard is an experienced arbitrator and advises sports organisations on organisational and structural matters. Massimiliano Maestretti focuses on Formula One teams. Nicolas Zbinden is also noted.