Protecting your game, every step of the way.

With multiple former national team athletes among our lawyers, we understand the passion and dedication it takes to excel in the world of sports. Whether you’re a sports organization, athlete, team, or league, navigating the legal complexities of the sport industry can be daunting.

That’s where we come in.

Our team of experienced sports law professionals

is here to safeguard your interests, ensuring you can focus on what you do best – competing and winning. From policy development and implementation, to SafeSport, to dispute resolution and anti-doping matters, we offer comprehensive legal solutions tailored to your unique needs.

The Fulton Difference
  • Expertise: With years of experience in both law and international/national sport, our team possesses in-depth knowledge of the legal and athletic landscape, including the regulations specific to Canada.
  • Dedication: We are committed to providing personalized attention and support, guiding you through every aspect of your legal journey with care and professionalism.
  • Results-Driven Approach: Your success is our priority. We work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcomes for our clients, delivering results that exceed expectations.
  • Confidentiality: We understand the importance of discretion in sensitive matters. Rest assured, your confidentiality is paramount to us.
  • Governance

    Effective Governance for Sport Organizations

    Navigating the legal intricacies of sport governance is crucial for the success and sustainability of your organization. At Fulton we provide tailored legal solutions to sport organizations across Canada.

    Our team understands the unique challenges you face and offers proven guidance on governance matters, including board structures, compliance with regulatory requirements, and risk management strategies.

    With our proactive approach and deep understanding of the sports industry, we empower your organization to operate efficiently and ethically, ensuring transparency and accountability at every level.

    Contact Us to learn more about how we can support your organization’s governance needs.

  • Safe Sport

    Ensuring Safe Sport Practices in British Columbia and Beyond

    Protecting athletes and promoting a safe sporting environment is paramount. At Fulton, we’re committed to helping sport organizations across Canada uphold the highest standards of safety and integrity.

    Our team provides comprehensive legal guidance on safe sport policies, abuse prevention strategies, and compliance with provincial regulations. We work closely with organizations to implement robust safeguarding measures, safeguarding athletes and preserving the integrity of sport.

    Partner with us to prioritize safe sport practices and create a culture of safety and respect within your organization.

    Contact Us to learn more about our safe sport legal services.

  • Investigations

    In the world of sports, maintaining integrity is paramount. At Fulton, we conduct meticulous investigations to uphold fairness and transparency when handling sport-related inquiries ranging from misconduct allegations to compliance breaches.

    With a deep understanding of British Columbia’s legal landscape, we provide strategic guidance throughout the investigation process, ensuring impartiality and adherence to regulatory requirements.

    Partner with us to conduct thorough and objective investigations that safeguard the reputation and integrity of your sport organization.

    Contact Us to discuss your investigation needs today.

  • Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management

    Effective Dispute Resolution for Sport Organizations in British Columbia

    When disputes arise in the world of sports, swift and effective resolution is essential. At Fulton, we resolve conflicts with professionalism and expertise. Our team offers tailored solutions for sport organizations in British Columbia, Canada, navigating issues such as contract disputes, disciplinary matters, and governance conflicts.

    With a focus on preserving relationships and minimizing disruptions, we employ mediation, arbitration, and litigation strategies to achieve favorable outcomes for our clients.

    Trust Fulton to handle your sport and organizational disputes with care and precision, to ensure the continued success and integrity of your sport organization.

    Contact Us to discuss your dispute resolution needs today.

  • Risk Management

    Strategic Risk Management for Sport Organizations in British Columbia

    Mitigating risks is essential for the success and longevity of sport organizations. At Fulton, we tailor proactive risk management solutions to the unique needs of the Canada sports industry. Our experienced team helps organizations identify, assess, and address potential risks, including legal, financial, and reputational concerns.

    From drafting comprehensive risk management policies to providing ongoing guidance and support, we empower our clients to navigate challenges with confidence and resilience.

    Partner with Fulton to safeguard your organization’s future and protect its stakeholders.

    Contact Us to learn more about our risk management services.

  • Privacy

    Protecting Privacy in Sports: Your Trusted Legal Partner

    In today’s digital age, safeguarding privacy is more critical than ever. We understand the unique privacy challenges facing sport organizations in British Columbia, Canada. Our team provides tailored legal solutions to ensure compliance with privacy regulations, including the Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA).

    From drafting privacy policies to advising on data protection best practices, we help organizations prioritize privacy while maintaining operational efficiency.

    Partner with Fulton to protect the confidentiality and trust of your athletes, stakeholders, and supporters.

    Contact Us to discuss your privacy needs today.

  • Mediation

    Efficient Mediation Services for Sport Organizations in British Columbia

    Resolve disputes swiftly and amicably with Fulton’s mediation services. Our team effectively facilitates constructive dialogue and finding mutually beneficial solutions for sport organizations across British Columbia, Canada.

    With a focus on preserving relationships and minimizing disruptions, we guide parties through the mediation process with professionalism and expertise. Trust our experienced team to help you navigate conflicts effectively, ensuring the continued success and harmony of your organization.

    Contact Us to explore how our mediation services can benefit your sport organization today.

  • Human Rights & EDI

    Promoting Human Rights and EDI in Sports

    At Fulton, we champion diversity, equity, and inclusion (EDI) in the sports industry. Our team is dedicated to helping sport organizations in British Columbia, Canada, create fair and inclusive environments for all participants.

    We provide legal guidance on human rights compliance, anti-discrimination policies, and fostering diverse representation. By prioritizing EDI initiatives, we empower organizations to thrive while upholding ethical and legal standards.

    Partner with Fulton to promote human rights and EDI in sports, fostering a culture of respect and equality.

    Contact Us to discuss how we can support your organization’s EDI goals.

  • Litigation

    Strategic Litigation Support for Sport Organizations

    When legal disputes escalate, trust Fulton to provide assertive representation for sport organizations in British Columbia, Canada. Our experienced litigators effectively navigate complex legal challenges, including contract disputes, regulatory violations, and insurance issues.

    With a results-driven approach and a focus on protecting our clients’ interests, we strive to achieve favorable outcomes through negotiation, mediation, or litigation when necessary.

    Partner with Fulton to advocate for your organization’s rights and secure the best possible resolution to your legal matters.

    Contact Us to discuss your litigation needs today.

  • Employment & HR

    Effective Employment and HR Solutions for Sports Organizations

    Navigating the complexities of employment law in British Columbia’s sports industry requires expert guidance. Fulton offers tailored legal support for sport organizations, covering a range of HR needs, including contracts, workplace policies, and employee disputes.

    Our team ensures compliance with provincial regulations while prioritizing the well-being of your organization and its staff. From hiring to termination, trust us to provide strategic HR solutions that protect your organization’s interests and foster a positive work environment.

    Contact Us to discuss how we can support your employment and HR needs today.

  • Executive Training

    Elevate Your Leadership with Executive Training

    Empower your sport organization’s leadership team with Fulton’s tailored executive training programs. Designed specifically for the unique challenges of Canada’s sports industry, our training equips executives with the legal knowledge and strategic insights needed for success.

    Led by industry experts, our dynamic sessions cover a range of topics, including governance best practices, risk management, safe sport and ethical decision-making.

    Invest in the future of your organization by providing your team with the tools they need to navigate legal complexities with confidence and competence.

    Contact Us to learn more about our executive training offerings.

Our Sport Law Team
Jessica Vliegenthart*

Jessica Vliegenthart*


T: 250.372.5542

Ayla Salyn*

Ayla Salyn*


T: 250.372.5542

Angela Tenisci

Angela Tenisci


T: 250.372.5542

Kendra Murray

Kendra Murray


T: 250.372-5542

Jill Muncaster

Jill Muncaster


T: 250.372.5542