07th December 2017


Schofield Sweeney, the Giants’ legal partner, has agreed to a two- year partnership deal to cover the 2018 & 2019 rugby league seasons

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Schofield Sweeney, Yorkshire based law firm, have renewed their partnership agreement with Huddersfield Giants for the fourth consecutive year. Schofield Sweeney, the Giants’ legal partner, has agreed to a two-year partnership deal to cover the 2018 & 2019 rugby league seasons and both parties are excited about the prospect of working together again.


The partnership agreement will provide further opportunities for Schofield Sweeney to promote its services to a wider network – and its name will be shown on and off the screen during the Giants’ matches. This enhances Schofield Sweeney’s investment into Huddersfield, following the recent office relocation to Huddersfield Town Centre earlier this year.


The Giants have a great commitment to CSR within the local community of Huddersfield and have their own community trust which uses the power of sport to inspire people of all ages by engaging with them through sport, education, health and social inclusion.


Schofield Sweeney currently offers the following legal services: Commercial Property, Residential Property, Corporate and Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Education, Employment, Private Client Wills & Probate, Projects, Property Litigation, Restructuring and Banking.


Rob Kelly, partner at Schofield Sweeney and avid Giants’ fan, has worked with the Giants for a number of years and said “I am delighted that we have renewed our partnership with the Huddersfield Giants.It is imperative that we support our local businesses and sports clubs. The Giants have come a long way in the history of the sport and are proud ambassadors in the town where Rugby League was born. I am lookingforward to developing our relationship further.”


Huddersfield Giants’ Managing Director Richard Thewlis said:


“ We have had an excellent working relationship with Rob and the team at Schofield Sweeney and it’s a delight to extend our partnership for a further two years. Wherever possible we try to keep our business local and I look forward to continuing to introduce the Schofield Sweeney brand and people to our clients both in the stands and the boardroom as I believe they offer a great service to anyone in this area.”


Key facts about Schofield Sweeney

Schofield Sweeney is a leading commercial law firm offering clear, pragmatic and high quality legal services which was founded in 1998.


Schofield Sweeney has supported the Giants for three years since 2014


Pictured (L to R) Giants Club Ambassador Eorl Crabtree, Rob Kelly and Giants Commercial Director Andrew Watson.


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