Super League champions Wigan Warriors are appealing against a points deduction penalty for salary cap breaches. The appeal is being heard by Sport Resolutions, an independent dispute arbitration service, in Manchester today, Tuesday 5 March.
Martin Budworth, barrister of Kings Chambers, has been retained to act for Wigan having represented the club on previous matters and as having considerable experience in sports law work.
One of the most active juniors in this field outside of London with unrivalled experience across many issues in varied sports, Martin is ranked in Band 1 for the Regions by Chambers and Partners UK. He also sits as an arbitrator in sports disputes, appointed by Sport Resolutions.