András advises domestic and international clients across industry sectors in technology (including IT, telecoms, data privacy, data security, investigations), sports, corporate and arbitration matters. Having worked for over 10 years as a software engineer and managing sales and marketing with an international IT provider, he understands the business of TMT from the inside. He advises on contentious and non-contentious matters and represents clients before courts of all instance, regulatory and investigating authorities, and arbitration courts.
His sport practice covers all aspects of sports related issues, including commercialisation of sports rights, organisation of sports events, and management of sports organisations.
András has significant expertise in commercial and sports arbitration. He is an Arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport TAS/CAS and is regularly appointed as sole arbitrator or as member or chairman of a panel in CAS cases. András is a member of the Legal Committee of the International Ice Hockey Federation IIHF where he advises on procedural issues and disciplinary matters relating to the IIHF, its member national associations and the athletes. He is a member of the board of Grasshopper Football Ltd which operates professional football at Grasshopper Club Zurich.
- CAS/TAS Court of Arbitration for Sport
- Legal Committee of the International Ice Hockey Federation IIHF
- Board of Directors of Grasshopper Football Ltd
- ASA Swiss Arbitration Association
- ASDS Association Suisse de Droit du Sport
- ISLA International Sports Lawyers Association ISLA
- IAAP International Association of Privacy Professionals
- Swiss Bar Association
- Zurich Bar Association
- IBA International Bar Association
András Gurovits is a 'very active' practitioner who excels at advising clients on sports-related issues.
For data privacy and data protection, our main counterparts are Andras Gurovits and Clara-Ann Gordon. We highly appreciate their teamwork approach. It is an ideal combination as Andras Gurovits has a business background in technology and sports and Clara-Ann Gordon comes from data privacy. This combination is ideal for our needs.
'certainly a top name for sports law'….'a market leader' when it comes to handling sports, regulatory and data-related matters.
competent, reactive and accurate
patient, calm and a great negotiator
demonstrates superb knowledge of the law’ in a variety of telecoms mandates.
‘he’s really very commercially driven, he tries to understand the needs of the company and understands the topics very well.’