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NZ Lawyers present on World Athletics Stage

09 October 2019

Three New Zealand lawyers presented to more than 500 delegates attending the World Athletics Congress in Doha, Qatar on 25 and 26 September.

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David Howman, Maria Clarke, Lord Sebastian Coe, & Don Mackinnon

Maria Clarke, Principal of Maria Clarke Lawyers is Chair of IAAF Legal Commission and presented the commission’s report. Maria also supported Lord Sebastian Coe, World Athletics’ continuing President with proceedings.

Don MacKinnon, Partner at SBM Legal, is Chair of the Vetting Panel and presented the panel’s report.

David Howman CNZM, barrister at Harbour Chambers, is Chair of the Athletics Integrity Unit and presented the unit’s report.

Last updated on the 11th October 2019