Haydn Roberts is head of the Elite Advisory division at Shoosmiths.

As the former Head of Player Care and Support at Manchester City Football Club, Haydn had first-hand experience of sporting talent and clubs receiving poor and disjointed legal services. From lawyers working outside of their field of expertise, to inaccurate taxation advice, flawed immigration and visa applications to issues with image rights, Haydn understood that a new solution was needed to meet the intense and specific needs of elite professionals, clubs and intermediaries.

Elite Advisory was born. A pioneering and innovative legal service that offers best-in-class 360 legal support in a cohesive and reassuring way. Elite Advisory’s main point of difference is in offering one point of contact for its clients’ needs – however wide-ranging they may be. Elite Advisory has recruited the top lawyers from the world of immigration, commercial, family, criminal, taxation and wealth protection who will work with Haydn to provide reassurance and a speedy resolution, allowing our client’s to focus on what they do best.

Haydn and Elite Advisory support their clients all across the UK and can be available when and where you need it.

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