Emma Mason is an associate in the Sports & Entertainment team in London, part of our global Litigation Practice Group.
Emma’s work involves providing advice to a number of leading sports clubs and national and international federations on a range of commercial and regulatory issues. Emma has a particular interest in sports governance and has experience of assisting with The FA Rule K arbitration proceedings and with proceedings before the Court of Arbitration for Sport.
Emma is also a former international badminton player, having represented Scotland at European, Commonwealth and World Championship level. Emma retired from international duty in 2011, but continued to work regularly within the industry as both Chair of the Athletes’ Commission and Council Member of the World Badminton Federation (each until 2015). Emma is currently a Director of Badminton Europe and sits on the Disciplinary Panel of British Showjumping, together with the Audit and Governance Committee of British Triathlon.