New World Rugby post for Ely Place silk

Nicholas Stewart QC has been appointed to the World Rugby Anti-Doping Judicial Panel.   This important sports law role goes alongside his existing positions as an arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport, Lausanne, and a long-standing member of the Football Association Appeal Board Chairman Panel  and Sport Resolutions’ Panel of Arbitrators and Mediators.  He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and an Accredited Mediator with the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution.  Having retired in April as a Deputy High Court Judge, in addition to his sports law work he is an active arbitrator and mediator in resolving commercial disputes.