Howard Kennedy joins MB Partners Official Partner Programme
30 June 2016
Law firm Howard Kennedy has today (30 June 2016) announced that it has joined the official partner programme of sports management agency MB Partners.
MB Partners is a boutique sports management agency, created by Mark Blundell, Theo Paphitis and Ian Childs. It provides a full management and professional support service for elite sportspeople in motorsport, golf and football, representing a hand-picked selection of clients.
Launched in November 2015, the MBP Official Partner Programme enables official partners to cross-market preferred services and product suppliers across the relationships held within the group. The exclusive networking opportunities for official partners have proved to be hugely beneficial in terms of generating new business opportunities and exposure to a wealth of new contacts.
Howard Kennedy has a long track record in acting for sporting professionals and their advisers, and covers every aspect of the sports professional’s career. Advice spans first contracts, moving teams, building a brand and commercial endorsements, and fighting off challenges in disputes, disciplinary issues, injury or a brush with the law. The firm also advises on personal matters such as moving overseas, marriage and family issues, reputation management and wealth protection. Howard Kennedy’s expert lawyers pride themselves on giving practical, effective legal advice, whatever the issue.
On joining the Official Partner Programme, Howard Kennedy’s Joint Head of the Sport Individuals Sector, Fiona Hinds said:
MB Partners is one of the industry’s leading management consultancies, with a stellar client base. We are thrilled to part of their team.Fiona Hinds
By becoming part of the MBP Official Partner Programme, Howard Kennedy will feature in the MB Partners biannual magazine, Partnership, and will also enjoy their own dedicated page on the recently revamped MBP website which can be viewed here.
Mark Blundell, CEO at MB Partners also expressed his delight at the new relationship adding:
It is great to have Howard Kennedy joining us on the Official Partner Programme. The programme has gone from strength to strength since its formation and our new partnership with Howard Kennedy will be a valuable addition to our client portfolio and partners in the programme.Mark Blundell
Howard Kennedy acts for a significant number of sportsmen and women and we understand the sports industry from both a legal and commercial perspective. We are here to help you with issues that affect your business and personal life.
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