• Liverpool John Moores University (2012) first class honors
  • University of Law, Chester (2013)


  • England and Wales

Sam Cooper


Sam Cooper advises clients on a broad range of corporate and commercial issues in an array of sectors, including retail, real estate, food, education, manufacturing, sports, and technology. Sam also has experience in the Middle East and has advised clients in both common law and civil law jurisdictions.

Representative Matters

  • Advising a steel manufacturer on its complex, business-critical services arrangement with a port operator.
  • Advising numerous Premier League and Championship football clubs on their sponsorship arrangements, including shirt sponsorship, shirt sleeve sponsorship, and stadium sponsorship.
  • Advising two Premier League football clubs in relation to their kit supply agreements with a global sports brand.
  • Advising an international manufacturer of cosmetics and hygiene products in relation to the licensing of two of its brands.
  • Advising a client on its relationships with well-known brands in the luxury fashion sector.
  • Advising a client on the franchising of its business.
  • Advising a client in the health care sector on its global distribution arrangements.