Stephen Heath is a specialist Sports and Media Lawyer
In addition to over 20 years in private practice Stephen has held high profile in-house positions in the Sports Industry including Racing UK ,Frank Warren’s Sports Network and recently Leeds United Football Club. Stephen is currently General Counsel to Boxnation a specialist Boxing channel forming part of BT Sport.
In private practice Stephen uses his legal expertise to protect client’s reputations and commercial interests. For example: dealing with ‘trolls’ who steal identities, content, artwork as well as defame and intrude your private life. For example Stephen acted for Didi Hamman to resolve a twitter dispute with Joey Barton.
Stephen provides representation and advocacy in sporting tribunal proceedings including FA Rule K, EFL disciplinary proceedings, FL Rule C and Rule E proceedings, Boxing Board of Control proceedings and Employment Tribunal proceedings. He represents Clubs, players and agents as well as disputes with governing bodies.