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Walker Morris advises on sports

Walker Morris ( have advised Australian businessman, Clint Goodchild, on the acquisition of Rugby League Championship side York City Knights, marking a new era for the team after the previous owner’s 5 years at the helm.


Goodchild has a background in business turnaround and has worked in numerous industries, including marketing, events, hospitality, and sports management, and his hope is to continue to build the connection between the club and its community.

Ranked in the top tier by leading independent guides to the profession, the Walker Morris Sports team is one of the few Firms in the UK that can offer the complete sports law service.


The latest transaction continues to demonstrate their position as one of the top sports M&A law firms in the country and their commitment to advising on transactions in Yorkshire and beyond.

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