A versatile legal expert in sports law who holds managerial roles in various sports organizations
Dr Andras Gurovits is a prominent attorney with an impressive track record in various areas of law, focusing on transactions, dispute resolution, legal compliance, and crisis management. His expertise is particularly prominent in the technology and sports industries, making him a versatile and highly qualified professional.
In the realm of transactions, Dr Gurovits has accumulated extensive experience in acquisitions, outsourcing, restructurings, development, procurement, and distribution. His background is further solidified by over a decade of experience as a software engineer and marketing manager in the technology sector. This practical experience in technology allows him to address a wide range of transactions and compliance matters, including data privacy, data security, and regulations.
In the sports industry, Dr Gurovits not only serves as a legal advisor but also holds managerial roles in various sports organizations. This places him in a unique position to understand the legal and operational complexities of the sports world. He is a member of the Legal Committee of the International Ice Hockey Federation IIHF and serves as the President of the Judicial Administration Supervisory Commission of the Swiss Ice Hockey Federation SIHF.
Dr Gurovits is widely recognized as one of the leading lawyers in his field, with mentions in renowned legal directories such as Best Lawyers, Who's Who Legal, Legal 500, and Chambers. His outstanding experience in dispute resolution includes roles as an arbitrator in sports and commercial proceedings, as well as a legal advisor in arbitration, litigation, white-collar proceedings, and internal investigations.
In addition to his outstanding legal career, Dr Gurovits holds several leadership positions in key entities. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb), listed as an arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport TAS/CAS, and is a member of the Panel of Arbitrators at the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre HKIAC. His commitment to sports is reflected in his role as the President of the Grasshopper Football Foundation and Vice President of Grasshopper Football Ltd, the corporation that operates professional football for the Grasshopper Club Zurich. Additionally, he is a member of the Board of Grasshopper Club Zurich, football department.
With his vast experience and commitment to success in a variety of sectors, Dr Andras Gurovits is a leading attorney in his field, capable of providing robust and strategic legal solutions to his clients, whether in the technology, sports, or corporate crisis management realms.