About the Role
We have an exciting opportunity for a talented legal intern to work alongside our team and receive exposure to some of the most significant disputes in equestrian sports.
Responsibilities during this internship may include:
Drafting legal submissions
Attendance at, and preparation ahead of, hearings
Assisting with the management of cases
We are looking for someone to join us during the summer of 2023 (flexibility on dates), initially for a 4-week period but with the option to extend by mutual agreement.
As the successful candidate you will have outstanding academics and be able to demonstrate excellent teamworking, motivation and organisational skills. You will have demonstrable ambition to qualify as a lawyer in the longer-term. You will have solid commercial awareness and a strong passion for sports dispute related legal work (an interest in the equestrian field will be a plus). You will possess excellent communication skills and exemplary attention to detail. Foreign language skills are not essential but will be an advantage.
About the Company
Morgan Sports Law is a boutique law firm devoted to sports arbitration and litigation. Our lawyers are known in particular for their expertise in cases involving doping, corruption and eligibility disputes. The firm represents sportspeople before both domestic and international courts, such as the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the American Arbitration Association, the High Court, the National Anti-Doping Panel (UK) and the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber.