Ellen Kerr

Trainee Solicitor

Ellen joined Morgan Sports Law as a paralegal in September 2019 and became a Trainee Solicitor in January 2021.

Ellen works in disputes across the firm, particularly in equestrian and litigation services.

Ellen speaks French, German and Spanish and holds a master’s degree in foreign languages.

Ellen assists lawyers across the firm in a range of work including:

  • acting for equestrian athletes in human and equine anti-doping proceedings before the FEI Tribunal and Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS);

  • representing athletes in disciplinary, contractual and regulatory disputes at national and international dispute resolution chambers – including the Basketball Arbitration Tribunal, CAS, FEI Tribunal and US Equestrian Federation Hearing Committee;

  • advising equestrian athletes, equestrian businesses and events organisers on sports-related issues, particularly compliance with sports regulations;

  • assisting athletes with reputation management matters.