THE LAW GROUP

The New World Football Law Group represents youth, amateur, and professional football clubs, as well as national and regional federations in disputes before the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber, the Court of Arbitration for Sport and the domestic courts of Europe and the United States. By adding Jean-Louis Dupont as of counsel to our legal team and having as a consultant Roberto Dellafior, the New World Football Law Group can handle a wide range of national and international legal matters in both courts and administrative fora.

Our law group is formally structured as New World Football Law Group, PLLC, and is a professional limited liability company in the State of Florida. Our office is in Miami and shares the same office building as the headquarters for CONCACAF.

New World Football also maintains a good relationship with attorneys at the well-known firm of Ruiz-Huerta Crespo of Valencia.

Representative Matters

  • Representing US youth soccer clubs in the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber
    in pursuit of training compensation and solidarity fees.
  • Handling the contracts and negotiations for funding of a football academy
    in the US.
  • Federal litigation against the MLS Players Union on behalf of US youth
    football clubs.
  • Drafting and negotiating sponsorship contracts and endorsements,
    such as jersey sponsorship, signage at major cups, and celebrity appearances.