Carol is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales, which is the body of lawyers qualified to practise in England and Wales. A graduate of the Universities of Sheffield and Notthingam, Carol is a specialist sports lawyer who advises clients on regulatory and commercial issues relating to professional sport. She has particular expertise in football regulatory issues (player transfers, player contracts, immigration/work permit requirements). She also acts before dispute resolution bodies at national and international level, including FIFA, UEFA and the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
Having previously worked in-house for Manchester United as well as for an international football agency, and having generally worked in the field of sports law throughout her career, Carol has an in-depth knowledge of the sports industry and is well placed to understand the needs and expectations of her clients. Finally, she is the general secretary of the International Association of Football Lawyers.