Partner & Head of Sport and Entertainment
Simon qualified as a Solicitor in 1980 and joined Bermans in October 2018 as a partner and head of our Sport & Entertainment team.
Simon has over 30 years’ experience and specialises in representing clients in the motorsport and music festival industries providing a full range of legal services.
He has an international reputation within motorsport acting for national governing bodies & their insurers, circuits, clubs, teams, drivers and motorcycle riders. Since joining Bermans, Simon has negotiated contracts for the 2019 season for F1 drivers and team personnel. He also has unrivalled experience of representing clients at hearings before the FIA International Court of Appeal and National Motorsport Courts worldwide.
Simon is also a nationally recognised expert in the entertainment industry and pre-eminent figure in the licensing and organisation of outdoor festivals, events and concert tours. He acts for and is retained by the majority of the country’s largest promoters and organisers.
Tel: 0161 827 4613