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British Paralympic Association and Hogan Lovells UK

Hogan Lovells is proud to be a Gold Partner of, and official legal services provider to, the British Paralympic Association.

Hogan Lovells is Official Legal Services Provider to the BPA through to Tokyo 2020. A long-standing relationship between the two organisations has existed since before Beijing 2008. Throughout this period, led by relationship partner Richard Welfare, Hogan Lovells has provided the BPA with legal advice, secondments (including in-Games legal support) and volunteers across a number of areas, supporting ParalympicsGB to achieve historic performances at London 2012, Sochi 2014, Rio 2016 and PyeongChang 2018.

In addition to supporting world champion sprinter Sophie Hahn MBE with an athletic scholarship, and Hogan Lovells ambassador and Paralympic, World, European and Commonwealth Champion swimmer Ollie Hynd MBE; the firm also provides pro bono legal advice to clients including Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby, the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation, UK Boccia Federation and the International Boccia Federation.

Great Britain Wheelchair Rugby, by Jamie Stead

"I knew 2019 was going to be a busy and exciting year. The GBWR domestic season with my club was busy up until March, where my club team Leicester Tigers finished the Division 1 league in top position. Following that I was lucky to be selected for...

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Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup, by Lucy Shuker

A little update from me following our Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup earlier this month.

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Hat Trick of Doubles Titles in Korea, by Lucy Shuker

2019 has been the start of a rebuild for me. Building a new team around me, a new way of playing and reinventing my game, in an attempt to qualify for my fourth Paralympic Games next year in Tokyo and to give myself the best opportunity to go for a...

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New Stories

280 Medals Seven Incredible Years And A Chance To Help Transform Society

Tim Hollingsworth, CEO, British Paralympic Association

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New Stories

Athlete snapshot - James Barnes-Miller

James Barnes-Miller in Revelstoke Canada, as he prepared for his final world cup races. Next stop - the Paralympics in PyeongChang!

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New Stories

Athlete snapshot – Jack Daniel Peters

Jack Daniel Peters: "Diving out the start gate, chasing the Paralympic dream in Veysonnaz, Switzerland."

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Press Releases

Paving the road to sporting success for seven GB Para-athletes awarded Hogan Lovells bursary

Hogan Lovells today announces the recipients of its GB Para-Athlete Bursary to support aspiring Paralympians in the run-up to the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games and the Tokyo 2020 ...

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