Kleiner & Cavaliero was founded in 2017 by Dr. Jan Kleiner and Marc Cavaliero, LL.M., two Swiss-trained Attorneys-At-Law who have been active in sports, media and entertainment law for more than a decade.

As a highly specialised boutique law firm, Kleiner & Cavaliero provides comprehensive legal services and advice to all stakeholders in the sports, media and entertainment industry: clubs, federations, athletes, coaches, sponsors, event organisers, broadcasters, image right companies, agencies and intermediaries.

The team of Kleiner & Cavaliero has an extensive knowledge in all legal, economic and political aspects of the sports, media and entertainment industry, with a particular focus on sports litigation and party representation in front of the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the Swiss Federal Tribunal and decision-making bodies of international sports federations.

Due to the vast experience of its founders, Kleiner & Cavaliero is equally specialised to assist in commercial litigation and arbitration and to provide high-quality advice on all general corporate and commercial law matters.

Kleiner & Cavaliero stands for first-class and personalised legal advice, bringing high-quality and sustainable benefits to its clients. The relationships between Kleiner & Cavaliero and its clients are long-term, strategic partnerships based on mutual trust, competence, confidentiality, high ethical standards and a solution-oriented, pragmatic approach.