Simon Eastwood successfully defends coach

Simon Eastwood, instructing Mary O’Rourke QC and Daniel Glover of Old Square Chambers, acted for an individual who faced an appeal by the national governing body of their sport against its own Safeguarding Committee’s decision not to take action to withdraw his coaching license following an allegation relating to historic events that raised a safeguarding issue. The appeal was heard by a panel appointed by Sport Resolutions. Simon Eastwood and Counsel represented the individual on a pro-bono basis.