Santiago Liotta is a highly specialized Sports Lawyer from Argentina who did his MBA in Shanghai. He is the Managing Director of Eleven FC, a Sports Consultancy company based in the UK that focuses both in legal and strategic advice mainly in football/soccer.
Mr. Liotta assists sports professionals with contentious matters and international sports disputes. His experience includes advising professional athletes on breach of contract disputes, drafting, reviewing as well as negotiating playing and sponsorship contracts and transfer agreements; and Football Clubs and Federations on disputes before the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber.
Mr. Liotta also provides strategic advice principally in the world of football. The company’s wide range of contacts worldwide and the ability to provide key insights from the industry makes it the go-to firm when doing global business in football.
Mr. Liotta has provided legal and/or strategic advice on more than 40 high profile international football transfers. He is specialised in cross-border transactions with multi-cultural parties. Currently he works as a consultant for many football teams (including Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, etc.) as well as a Football Federation in Europe, together with a vast knowledge and experience dealing with the South American market, especially Argentina, Uruguay and Chile, but also Brazil.
Eleven FC has got a wide range of trusted partners around the world with the ability to form expert teams for different types of work within the industry (including but not limited to clubs takeover, investment, due diligence, development of youth players, tax structures, financial advice, etc.).