1 May 23

Onside Law is delighted to announce that Ross Brown has been appointed Partner with effect from 1 May 2023.

Ross specialises in sports regulatory disputes and investigations including in anti-corruption, anti-doping, disciplinary, safeguarding and selection disputes and has been instrumental in growing the firm’s practice in these areas.

Ross acts for international federations, governing bodies, sports teams and individuals and regularly acts as lead advocate for his clients in their disputes, including at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Chris Walsh, Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution, said “We are delighted to welcome Ross as the firm’s eleventh Partner.  Ross is a very experienced practitioner and advocate and has developed an impressive sports regulatory practice, where he regularly represents some of the biggest regulators in world sport.  His promotion is richly deserved and he will play an important part in the continued growth of Onside Law.

Ross said, Onside Law has a market-leading sports integrity and regulatory practice which I have been fortunate enough to help develop in recent years alongside an increasingly strong team of colleagues. I am proud of this promotion to the partnership at Onside Law with the firm continuing to grow from strength to strength. I look forward to playing my part in ensuring its future success though the provision of the highest standards of legal services to our clients.”

Chris Walsh