Sports Law

Melbourne Law School’s internationally-renowned specialisation in sports law is at the cutting-edge of sporting and legal knowledge.

It was developed specifically for legal practitioners and professionals in the growing field of sports administration and management, for whom an understanding of sports law will provide a real professional advantage. With specially formulated international and national advisory boards influencing the program’s focus and direction, the graduate program in sports law provides a fascinating insight into this legal area.

The sports law program at Melbourne Law School is a world leader. It brings together leading professionals, policy makers, scholars and students in the area of sports law to discuss topical aspects of the fascinating, multifaceted sector that is modern sport. Melbourne sports law alumni can be found in all leading Australian sports organisations and increasingly our alumni play influential roles in the administration of sport worldwide.

Sports law study options