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Firm Profile

Senn, Ferrero Asociados Sports & Entertainment, S.L.P.

Firm Profile

Madrid

  • Profile
  • Plaza de la Lealtad, nº 3, 5ª planta
  • Madrid
  • Madrid
  • Spain
  • 28014

Firm profile submitted by Senn, Ferrero Asociados Sports & Entertainment, S.L.P.

Managing Partners: Julio Senn González, Javier Ferrero Muñoz
Number of partners: 6
Number of lawyers: 13
Languages: Chinese, English, French, Italian, Spanish


SFA is based in Europe, with offices in two cities, Madrid (headquarters) and Bilbao in Spain. It provides a multidisciplinary advisory service within the sports and entertainment industry to businesses in the audiovisual field, namely television, radio, written press, audiovisual and film producers, record companies and publishers, collective rights management companies, cultural and artistic events promoters. From entertainment companies in general to sports clubs, teams and other sporting bodies in all sporting disciplines, sporting events promoters, sports federations and associations, businesses in the world of sport as well as bull fighting bodies and associations, public and nonprofit making associations concerned with the world of sport or entertainment. SFA also specialises in providing advice and assistance to sportsmen and women in every kind of sport, to musical artists, audiovisual specialists, presenters, directors, script writers, writers, artists and bull fighters and to their agents and representatives in the sector. Recent work includes handling domestic and international player transfers, drafting employment contracts and assisting with tax planning for sports organisations.

Practice Areas
Sports
Entertainment
Intellectual Property
Tax

Main Areas of Practice

Sports:
■ Representation of many football clubs and national football associations in the negotiations and drafting of image rights agreements, international/national football transfer agreements and international/national football loan agreements
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón, Iñigo de Lacalle, Eduardo Montejo
■ Representation of many international/national funds in the negotiations and drafting of the financial agreements to be subscribed between football clubs and the investors
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón, Eduardo Montejo
■ Representation in many anti–doping cases international/national involving numerous professional sportsmen and women (such as cyclists, athletes, football players or tennis players) and team and club managers
Partner: Alfredo Garzón
■ Representation of football clubs and football players in the defence of many claims heard before FIFA’s dispute resolution committees and chambers, UEFA’s disciplinary bodies as well as before the CAS (claims, disciplinary issues, doping and organisation of federative sports licences or federative restrictions on contracting)
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Iñigo de Lacalle
■ Representation of football players in the negotiations and drafting of international/national image rights agreements, international/national football transfer agreements, international/national football loan agreements and international/national labour agreements
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón, Iñigo de Lacalle, Eduardo Montejo
■ Representation of sportsmen and women in their compilation and processing of tax declarations both in the Spanish taxation system and abroad for both Spanish residents and non-residents
Partner: Eduardo Montejo
■ Management of companies and individual persons linked to the world of sport and entertainment, including basic advice and consulting services in accounting, cash, employment taxation and commercial matters as well as drafting of corporate articles and partnership agreements. This also involves drawing up internal and disciplinary regulations and opinions issued in respect of commercial restrictions within the framework of SAD, and obligations deriving from audiovisual legislation
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón, Eduardo Montejo
■ Representation of licensed football/basketball agents in the negotiations and drafting of the international/national agreements of their players such as image rights agreements, football transfer agreements, football loan agreements and labour agreements
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón, Iñigo de Lacalle, Eduardo Montejo
■ Representation of football players in the negotiation and drafting of international/national image rights agreements, international/national football transfer agreements, international/national football loan agreements and international/national labour agreements
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón, Iñigo de Lacalle
■ Advising companies, football players and agents on tax planning, optimising financial structuring, managing image rights structures, international taxation, tax litigation including administrative and judicial claims and appeals
Partners: Alfredo Garzón, Eduardo Montejo
 ■ Legal services provided to football clubs as in-house lawyers Partners: Javier Ferrero, Iñigo de Lacalle, Eduardo Montejo M&A legal services provided to companies for the acquisition of football clubs
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón, Iñigo de Lacalle, Eduardo Montejo

Entertainment:
■ Representation as a talent law firm in the negotiations of the TV contracts of the most important and popular TV Show Men and Women with all the National TV Channels in Spain
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón
■ Representation of many companies in the dealing of the license agreements, the employment agreements (including but not limited to the main actors, directors and choreographers), the investors agreements, the distribution agreements, the sponsors agreements and, in general, any agreements related to the exploitation of the venues, plays and any live show
Partners: Alfredo Garzón, Iñigo de Lacalle
■ Procedures in intellectual and industrial property matters as well as defence of the right to one’s own image, honour and privacy
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón
■ Representation of artists and celebrities in their compilation and processing of tax declarations both in the Spanish taxation system and abroad for both Spanish residents and non-residents
Partners: Javier Ferrero, Alfredo Garzón, Eduardo Montejo
■ Advising companies and artists on tax planning, optimising financial structuring, managing image rights structures, international taxation, tax litigation including administrative and judicial claims and appeals
Partner: Eduardo Montejo

Branches

  • Gran Vía 38 – 4ª planta Pta 4 ,
  • Bilbao,
  • Basque Country
  • Spain
  • 48009
  • Tel 00 34 944 355 941
  • Fax 00 34 944 248 316
  • Email : [email protected]
  • Plaza de la Lealtad, nº 3, 5ª planta,
  • Madrid,
  • Spain
  • 28014
  • Tel + 34 917 010 010
  • Fax + 34 917 010 030
  • Email : [email protected]