Ariel Reck stands out as “a very experienced lawyer” with an impressive reputation for his work in CAS cases. Peers say, “Ariel always tries to solve an issue first by negotiation. If that does not work, prepare for a fierce battle.”
Ariel is a lawyer based in Buenos Aires, Argentina focused exclusively on the sports sector, mainly the football industry. He is the founding partner of Reck Sportslaw.
He has broad experience in football in general, including player's transfers, employment contracts, investment, intermediary and agency agreements. He serves as legal counsel of players, intermediaries, investors, Argentine and foreign clubs.
Ariel acts regularly as counsel in disputes before national federations, continental confederations, FIFA and the Court of Arbitration for Sport, in commercial, financial, contractual and disciplinary related issues, including many high-profile cases in the world of football.
He was recently appointed as a member of the appeal’s chamber of the Argentine National Anti-Doping Organisation Panel.
On an academic level, he is a visiting lecturer on several masters and postgraduate programmes in Argentina and other countries. He is also the editor of the Argentine section of Football Legal magazine and a member of the editorial board of lawinsport.com and a regular contributor to various conferences and publications worldwide.