Leaders in the Field

Sports in Afghanistan have boomed. From football and cricket to martial arts, the country competes on a national and international stage. Sport dominates global entertainment. It can mean big business.

Kakar Advocates has developed an enviable track record as a leading law firm in sports.

We’ve developed an in-depth knowledge of the industry, advising on legal issues as diverse as broadcasting rights to those integral contracts and tax liabilities.

A Winning Team

A full-service law firm, our legal expertise covers:

  • Contracts, including negotiating and drafting contracts on issues including land use, publicity and brand protection.
  • Employment, such as benefits, rights, visas and permits for athletes and other sports-related employees.
  • Intellectual Property like sponsorship, endorsements, copyright and broadcasting rights.
  • Tax and Finance - as well as advising on tax liabilities, we assist with franchises, acquisitions and stadium financing.
  • Litigation – we are experienced mediators in sports-related disputes for individuals and businesses.
  • Public Relations – working with clients to manage reputations.

Who do we help?

Our specialist sports law team works across the industry. No client is too big or too small. At Kakar Advocates, we understand needs are unique. We represent both amateur and professional athletes as well as coaches, officials, sports media, governing bodies, sports facilities, and sponsors.

Sporting Success

Our experienced attorneys have:

  • Facilitated the launch of an international sports league through the franchise.
  • Managed media and sponsorship rights for a major sports organization.
  • Advised on sports law to government and non-governmental agencies.
  • Extensive experience in drafting agreements for international sports players.