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ACK Media Law LLP

Defamation/Reputation Management

2 ranked lawyersBand 4UK-wideUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Respected defamation practice acting primarily for defendants on privacy, data protection and reputational matters, with a strong track record for its representation of individuals, publishers and broadcasters. Noted for advice on legal clearance and pre-publication, with a particular focus on the film and TV sector. Also offers brand management services for an assortment of clients including corporations and individuals.

Strengths

Interviewees say: "It is a fantastic team which is really dynamic, bright and clever. They're so smart and nice to deal with."

Another source says: "It is a wonderful firm which has been doing this kind of work for a while now and is very established in this field."

Work highlights

Acted for Channel Four in relation to a claim for privacy and defamation brought in respect of the programme '999: What’s Your Emergency?'

Notable practitioners

Sue Charles regularly advises an array of clients including authors, publishers and TV companies on media law matters. Her areas of expertise include reputational management, pre-publication clearance and privacy issues.
"She's brilliant and great at handling people in distress and great in a conflict."

Susan Aslan is recognised for her expertise in advising clients, including newspapers and broadcasters, on libel, data protection and privacy issues.
"She is very calm under pressure and gives good, considered advice."

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Defamation/Reputation Management Department

ACK Media Law LLP

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Department location

37 Duke Street

London

Greater London

UK

W1U 1LN

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

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Defamation/Reputation Management


Sue Charles
Band 5
Susan Aslan
Band 3