A lawyer who specialises in representing sports stars and organisations on social and broadcast media matters has joined law firm Ward Hadaway.
Stephen Taylor Heath joins the Top 75 UK law firm as a consultant with a long track record of advising high-profile clients across the sporting arena.
He works closely with top sports agencies, accountants, financial advisers and marketing companies to offer tailored support solutions to sports, media and entertainment figures.
Heath has advised clients including professional boxers Amir Khan and Joe Calzaghe, sports promoters including Don King, rugby league clubs such as Bradford Bulls and a range of sports broadcasters. He works with footballers including England players Phil Jagielka and Tom Cleverley and recently advised former Liverpool and Manchester City player Didi Hammann on a Twitter dispute with former Newcastle United player Joey Barton.