Sports Law

Sports Law

The law firm of Gideon Fisher & Co. provides comprehensive legal counsel in the field of Sports Law.

The attorneys in the Sports Law department provide legal counsel and support for various players in the sports arena, representation and guidance of NGOs and NPOs, as well as municipal companies that operate in relevant fields, and by supporting sports associations and teams.

The department represents soccer and basketball teams, has handled the unification of sports teams, acquisition of rights in sports teams, and has supported sports teams' vis-à-vis the soccer and basketball associations. The firm has a wealth of experience in appearing before internal tribunals of the various sports associations as well as in arbitration proceedings within the sports associations and in FIBA.

In addition, the firm has represented non-profit sports organizations vis-à-vis the Corporation Authority and the relevant government ministries.

The department's services include:

  • Counseling and supporting teams
  • Counseling and supporting players
  • Preparing engagement agreements
  • Representation before professional tribunals

Professional Experience

Representative clients:

  • HaKoah Amidar Ramat Gan
  • A.S. Ramat Hasharon
  • The Association for the Advancement of Women’s Basketball Netanya
  • Elitzur Ramle
  • The Israeli Association for Ballroom Dancing
  • The Badminton Association