Many sportsmen and sportswomen in England & Wales have been defrauded by unscrupulous financial advisors and banks. Some have lost fortunes as a result. If you were encouraged to invest in a toxic or illegal investment scheme, you might have a compensation claim.
Thousands of professional athletes have fallen victim to financial scams. Often, sportspeople were persuaded to invest in risky, unregulated, and unsuitable investment schemes involving wine, movies, property, or other such ventures.
But promises of big returns did not materialise. Instead, many were defrauded, with losses ranging from a few thousand to millions of pounds.
To have this money stolen from you is unacceptable and unlawful. At Keller Lenkner UK, we are helping professional sportspeople claim for the financial losses and emotional distress experienced. Signing up is straightforward and costs you nothing as we act on a no win-no fee basis.
With a deep understanding of, and extensive experience in fraud claims, our expert team has everything it takes to win. What’s more, the strength of our firm ensures that we never have to back down from a challenge. Indeed, with access to whatever resources we need – be that time to go the long-haul or the expertise to delve deep into the evidence – when it comes to getting justice for our clients against big organisations, we don’t just even the score, we take the fight to them.
Advisors to politicians, sportspeople, sports agents, and clubs on sports fraud, we know what it takes to make a winning case.
We act on a strict no-win, no-fee basis, so, as our client, you will not pay us anything upfront.
Keller Lenkner UK is also working with a range of partners, affiliates, and other organisations in the fight against sports fraud. We are proud to support the Investment Fraud All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) fighting investment fraud in sport. We have also partnered with Phoenix Sport & Media Group to provide financial education workshops and anti-fraud presentations to professional sportsmen and women across the UK.
Our legal team is supporting a significant number of sports people who have been affected by this scandal. Here are some FAQs that we frequently get asked about making a sports fraud claim.
Thousands of sportsmen and women have been targeted by unscrupulous financial advisors and banks, and many have lost fortunes due to financial scams. Victims are facing losses ranging from a few thousand to millions of pounds. Keller Lenkner UK is helping professional athletes who have fallen victim to financial scams get their money back.
A professional sportsperson might have been mis-sold or defrauded if:
Contact us to discuss your case. Signing up is straightforward and costs you nothing as we act on a no win-no fee basis.
You will only have to pay anything if you win. You will not have to pay anything upfront. Any payment would only come out of the money that we recover on your behalf. We will conduct the claim for you under a no-win, no-fee agreement. If you win, our fees will be deducted from your damages.
Each case is different, but we believe that those affected by sports fraud could be owed hundreds of thousands of pounds, if not more, each.
Yes. At Keller Lenkner UK we work with our clients’ accountants, new financial advisers, and agents to identify and combat fraud or mis-sold investments, and to recover money.
With years of experience working in commercial litigation and a genuine understanding of the inner workings of large defendants, our knowledge of the business world sets us apart from the usual group action law firm.