• Date and time: Saturday 8 June 2019, 1pm to 2pm
  • Location: The Lakehouse, Ron Cooke Hub, Campus East, University of York (Map)
  • Audience: Open to the public
  • Admission: Free admission, booking required

Event details

Whether it’s a manager being sacked, the signing of a new star player, television rights negotiations, player misconduct or multi-million-pound club takeovers, lawyers remain at the heart of all football business dealings.

Join leading Premier League lawyer Daniel Geey, who has dealt with all these incidents first hand, as he explores the issues – from pitch to boardroom – that shape the modern game and how these impact leagues, clubs, players and fans.

Come along and meet the author of Done Deal: An insider's guide to football contracts, multi-million pound transfers and Premier League big business, for a fresh and authoritative perspective on all off-field football matters.

About the speaker

Daniel Geey is a partner in the Sport Group, focusing on helping clients in the sports sector, including rights holders, leagues, governing bodies, clubs, agencies, athletes, sports technology companies, broadcasters and financial institutions. He has significant experience in the football industry and has worked on a variety of club takeovers, high profile transfers, commercial endorsement deals and disputes. Daniel also works in the wider entertainment industry advising on competition and anti-trust matters.


Venue details

  • Wheelchair accessible