Sports and Music
Gary Duke-Cohan is head of our sports and music team.He is well known in the sports law field as he acts for a variety of international and national players, clubs and managers in the football industry,especially in France. Having studied French Law in Paris Gary is bi-lingual and also speaks some German and is regularly requested to advise and assist with transfersand transactions involving France. Gary advises on all types of sporting matters in the UK and elsewhere and approaches disputes and negotiations with a practical common sense approach allied to a commercial edge.
Gary acts for bands and individuals in the music and indeed film industies whilst Michael Toohig also advises various international Dj's and sportsmen. Michael is maybe best known in the sports world for acting for the boxer Michael Watson in his long dispute with the British Boxing Board of Control and Michael is delighted that he continues to advise Michael Watson to this day.
Our sister firm in Jamaica represents many Jamaican sporting and other organisations and individuals both in Jamaica and the Caribbean.
David Duke-Cohan has some 60 years experience, mainly as a West End lawyer and has acted for various Olympic athletes, football clubs and international musicians. Like Gary, he has trained as a Mediator.
If you would like any information please do not hesitate to email Gary Duke-Cohan or call on 020 7610 4433.