spot_img
Sunday, January 29, 2023
spot_img

Former FIFA´s head of Litigation joins Cavaliero & Associates

Spanish lawyer Jaime Cambreleng, former FIFA´s head of Litigation has joined as a partner Geneva-based boutique law firm Cavaliero & Associates, specialized in Sports, Media and Entertainment advice

-

After almost three years as a Corporate/M&A lawyer at PwC Spain, Jaime joined FIFA in 2014, where he established an outstanding working relationship with Marc Cavaliero. Since 2017, he led the Disciplinary department and was responsible, among many others, for handling disciplinary issues during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. Since December 2018, he was entrusted to create and develop the FIFA Litigation department, which centralised all disputes involving FIFA before CAS. As part of his work, Jaime represented FIFA in hundreds of arbitral procedures in all fields, such as governance, employment-related, transfers of players, doping, disciplinary, ethics, etc.

As the former head of Litigation, Jaime is an experienced litigator and benefits from unparalleled knowledge of FIFA’s regulations and jurisprudence. With his personal and professional experience and expertise, Jaime Cambreleng complements the team of Cavaliero & Associates, which aims to provide its clients with the widest possible range of legal services. Jaime has a vast experience and knowledge of all FIFA regulations and processes, a clear understanding of the sports pyramidal structure and organisation and of all the political and economic aspects of the sports industry.

He now joins the Geneva-headquarted boutique law firm Cavaliero & Associates, where he will be a partner and will provide advice on party representation in front of decision-making bodies of international sports federations as well as in front of the Court of Arbitration for Sport, drafting of sports regulations and on governance matters of sports federations.

Jaime is a Law graduate from Universidad Pontificia Comillas (ICAI-ICADE), and has a diploma in International Relations from the same university, as well as a Master´s degree in Legal advice by IE Business School.

Cavaliero & Associates is a boutique law firm highly specialised in all Legal matters related to sports, media and entertainment industry that provides tailored advice to its clients.

- Advertisement -spot_img
- Advertisement -spot_img

MOST READ NEWS

Jones Day announces new Corporate leadership

As practice leaders, they will coordinate and oversee the firm's transactional work worldwide, including both the firm's M&A and Private Equity subpractices. These appointments,...

Linklaters advises IVIRMA on its €3bn sale to KKR

The US fund has signed the acquisition of the Spanish company, a world leader in infertility treatments, eleven months after the transaction was announced,...

BDO adds Legal Ops manager from KPMG

Ana Burbano joins BDO Spain from KPMG´s Legal Operations & Transformation Services (LOTS) area. She is a specialist in Legal Tech and digital transformation...
spot_img
spot_img
spot_img
spot_img
- Advertisement -spot_img
- Advertisement -spot_img
- Advertisement -spot_img
error: