Halebury a leading firm for IT / Telecoms and Sport in The Legal 500
Halebury features in this year’s edition of the Legal 500 for IT / Telecoms and Sport.
For IT and Telecoms, the NewLaw firm is ranked in Tier 3. Commentary reads:
Halebury’s ‘brilliant’ team includes lawyers with significant in house experience across IT and telecoms sectors and is led by the ‘responsive’ Denise Nurse and Janvi Patel. Richard Dalby is ‘excellent for procurement advice’ and has acted for clients such as SKY Business on reviewing its contract negotiation process and Liberty Global Europe. ‘Great all-rounder’ John Loughrey joined the team from Iris Software Group and Rod McDonagh joined from Nokia. Other clients include Virgin Media, BT and Sony.
For Sport Halebury is ranked in tier 6 with mention of its ‘sports media specialist’ Raj Koria.
Raj Koria is the key contact at Halebury; he is noted for his in-house experience at FIFA and Sportfive as well as for his extensive experience in private practice. Koria advised FIFA on its cross-border agreement with a sales representative regarding the sale of sponsorship rights to certain FIFA competitions; he also acted for the federation on sale of the broadcast rights for its ceremony ‘The Best FIFA Football Awards’. Dentsu Sports Europe instructed Koria on the sale of broadcast rights to several competitions run by the Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique. Sky and BT Sport are recent client wins
Denise Nurse Halebury CEO commented: “The coverage reflects the quality work our senior in-house lawyers do for their clients. It is something we look to build and improve upon year on year to keep providing flexible and innovative legal resourcing solutions for our clients and their in-house legal teams.”
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