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Reputation Protection

Our team is renowned as leaders in the field for defending reputations, privacy and confidentiality wherever and whenever problems arise. Clients tell us they value the speed of our response, the rigour with which we fight their corner and the creative strategies we deliver in difficult situations.

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Our leading defamation and privacy lawyers have decades of experience handling the full range of media law issues for prominent individuals and businesses. Our approach to media law issues is particularly successful due to our strategic approach that all of our teams follow - focusing on what the cause of a problem is and what will get the result needed.

We work closely with clients, their retained legal teams and often their communications advisors to identify what needs to be achieved and find a way to deliver it which matches how they do business.

We cover the full range of reputation protection work, including:

Our work deals with false allegations whatever their source of medium of publication, often working with our close network of allied law firms in key territories across the globe. Through years of experience working on sensitive issues our team understands international media and campaigning approaches, and devises plans that achieve clients’ ultimate goals.

Our thinking is heavily influenced by our team’s work for media organisations as lawyers or journalists in previous jobs. We focus on the psychology of what will make the other side behave differently, and our insights into editorial motivations and processes helps us get better results.

Examples of our recent work include