El Din Azzam, Nasr

Partner & Attorney at Law

Nasr El Din Azzam is a Co-Founder and International Sports Lawyer at Sport Makers, an international Sports Law & Management Firm based in Cairo & Doha, and serving in Middle East, Africa & Europe, with many services ranging from Sports Law to Sports Management, Development and Education.

Nasr is the lecturer of Sports Law at the FIFA/CIES Sports Management Diploma at Cairo University. He is also a member of the Scientific Committee of “Football Legal”, the international journal dedicated to football law, and a member of the International Association of Football Lawyers “AIAF”.

He is a legal advisor for Zamalek SC and Ismaily SC in Egypt, alongside many other clubs in Middle East & Africa. He is also an advisor to the Public Authority for Sport in Kuwait, Given his previous experiences as a former football player, he also advises football players in contractual matters.

Nasr is a registered lawyer in Egypt and boasting extensive experience in sport law and sports arbitration. He contributed in drafting the new Sport Law in Egypt and Kuwait, and represents players, clubs, federations and authorities in sports-related disputes before the international sports bodies like CAS, FIFA, FIBA, IOC and other international bodies.

He was a member of the Legal Committee at the Egyptian Football Association, and member of the Founding Committee for the first professional football league and Club union in Egypt, in addition to being an Accredited Mediator from CEDR in UK.

Nasr has completed his Bachelors in Law and the FIFA/CIES Diploma in Cairo University, before finishing his Masters in International Business and Comparative Law from Indiana University.

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