He has the necessary academic training and relevant practical work experience in dealing with crisis situations as well as corporate reorganization, in terms of communication, organisation and legal challenges. This enables him to provide comprehensive support to companies that have found themselves in a critical position.
His extensive practical experience in the technology sector as software engineer and marketing manager allows him to cover a wide range of transactions, such as acquisitions, outsourcing, restructurings, procurement and distribution as well as compliance matters including data privacy, data security and regulatory proceedings. Due to his management positions and his many years of work as a legal advisor in the sports sector, he is well-equipped to support companies and other sports organizations in this industry in all legal, compliance and organisational matters. In the field of dispute resolution, he serves for almost two decades as an arbitrator in sports and commercial proceedings as well as a legal advisor in arbitration, litigation, white collar proceedings and internal investigations.
- 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.’