Huw is a leading sports lawyer with a wealth of experience advising on regulatory and contentious matters

Huw is Of Counsel in our Sports group, based in London.

He is an internationally renowned regulatory and dispute resolution lawyer with over 15 years' experience of working in the global sports market.  

Huw specialises in regulatory and disciplinary work for international federations, national federations and other sports organisations within the international sports community. In particular, he worked for many years as Legal Counsel to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), an organisation which he has continued to work with extensively since joining us in 2015. He is currently advising the IAAF on a programme of wide-ranging governance reform, including establishing an independent Integrity Unit and IAAF Tribunal. 

His experience also includes advising the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) on equine anti-doping matters. 

He has been invited to sit on numerous expert commissions and working groups including bodies that have been established by the IAAF, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF), Sport Accord, BHA, UK Sport and London 2012.

Additionally, he is an annual lecturer on the postgraduate sports law programme run by De Montfort University Law School.

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