The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs are excited to share that Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers, the Club’s Official Membership Partner, has extended their support through to 2026.
Since joining forces with the Bulldogs in 2021 as the Naming Rights Partner of the Bulldogs’ Membership Program, Carroll & O’Dea has continually demonstrated unwavering support for the Bulldogs Family. Their commitment has been showcased through their support for the Club, our players and the fans and Members. Their presence has been warmly embraced by the Bulldogs community through their exclusive Members’ offers and their participation in match days and events.
As leaders in the legal field, Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers have garnered a reputation for delivering access to justice since their foundation in 1899. Today, as the firm approaches its 125th anniversary year, the firm’s legal services span Personal Injury and Compensation, Business, Community & Associations and Personal Services. They have a commitment to excellence, building trusted relationships and making a difference in the community that reflects their status as a law firm that is respected and trusted by clients, their peers and the legal profession generally.
The synergy between Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers and the Bulldogs lies in shared values, emphasising community engagement, diversity, and excellence. These values, coupled with a deep commitment to family, make Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers an exceptional partner for the Bulldogs, whose fanbase is renowned for its unwavering loyalty and passion in the NRL.
Bulldogs Chairman John Khoury, expressed his gratitude, saying, “I want to personally thank Hanaan and the team at Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers for their ongoing support of our Club, and our people. They have created numerous opportunities for new fans to proudly don the blue and white, witness their heroes in action, and even meet them in person. Above all else, they have recognised and supported those who have the highest belief in and love for our Club.”
Bulldogs CEO Aaron Warburton added: “Members are the lifeblood of any Club and we are extremely lucky to have some of the most passionate and loyal Members in the game. With Carroll & O’Dea’s support, we have grown our Membership program to record heights and we can confidently say that this is only the beginning. We can’t wait to unveil more exciting initiatives for our Members and supporters alongside Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers in the coming seasons.”
In 2023 the Club’s Membership program soared to new heights and a record 22,000 plus Members. It was the first year the club had exceeded 20,000 Members since 2016.
Managing Partner, Hanaan Indari, emphasised Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers' enduring commitment to the community as the firm looked forward to extending its relationship with the Bulldogs for a further three seasons.
“The Bulldogs are very dedicated in their commitment to Members, fans and the community. They have a storied history, much like our firm, and an exciting vision for the future which is a journey that we will share with their passionate supporters.
“We are excited to continue our work together, to support the Bulldogs Family and, importantly, to share our firm’s story. We hope to celebrate their success on and off the field in 2024, 2025 and 2026, as we celebrate the firm’s 125th anniversary in 2024. We thank John, Aaron and all of the Bulldogs team for their support and friendship since joining the Bulldogs family in 2021.”
The extension announcement comes amidst the Club’s key Membership renewal and recruitment period. After a record-breaking 2023, the Bulldogs and Carroll & O’Dea Lawyers look forward to embarking on an even bigger and better season with the Bulldogs Family in 2024.
To view Membership options, visit: https://www.bulldogs.com.au/membership/