Jordi López Batet, lawyer, was admitted to the Barcelona Bar Association in 1999. He has been a partner at the Spanish law firm Pintó Ruiz & Del Valle since 2008, and managing partner of the firm since 2015. He is focused on advising national and international clients of the corporate and sports law department of the firm, including athletes, clubs, leagues, federations and other sports institutions. He is an arbitrator at Tribunal Arbitral de Barcelona and Tribunal Arbitral del Fútbol. Until 2012, he acted as ad hoc clerk for the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne. He is also a member of the Licences Committee of the Spanish Football League, and acts as a professor on several courses and master’s courses related to sports law.