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Brett Wilson LLP

Defamation/Reputation Management

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What the team is known for

Rapidly growing reputation for its defamation and privacy practice, particularly adept at handling online publications. Acts for both claimants and defendants, including individuals, institutions and corporate bodies.

Strengths

One interviewee says: "They punch above their weight and have been involved in a number of the important recent cases. They are very dynamic, focused and provide excellent client care."

A client reports:"I am very happy with their service, attentiveness and judgement."

A source adds:"Their strength is clearly their deep expertise."

Work highlights

Represented a barrister being sued for libel by television personalities Rachel Riley and Tracy Ann Oberman in relation to a retweet of a tweet containing a link to a blog containing allegedly defamatory statements.

Notable practitioners

Iain Wilson heads the firm's media law department and is experienced advising high-profile individuals and organisations in relation to defamation, harassment and privacy matters.
"He is an astute and bold lawyer who is not afraid to take on any sort of challenge in media and civil litigation. He has an impressive creative and courageous edge to him." "A really hands-on partner who clients really like and trust. He's very good at communicating and is innovative in his approach to problems." "Iain is simply brilliant. He has an amazing grasp of all aspects of media and information law, and provides superb client care."

Max Campbell is well regarded in the market for his notable expertise in advising individuals on sensitive privacy and harassment matters.
"Max is a fantastic lawyer who is completely dedicated and supportive to his client." "He's very user-friendly and easy to work with." "Max is thorough and diligent. He's down to earth and incredibly capable."

Department Information

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Members

Wilson, Iain (Head of Department)

Campbell, Max

Mason, Elisabeth

Otter, Thomes

Industries

financial sector

healthcare

Legal sector

Defamation/Reputation Management Department

Brett Wilson LLP

firm
Department location

35-37 St John Street

London

Greater London

UK

EC1M 4BJ

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 10 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Ranked Lawyers

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.

UK-wide

Defamation/Reputation Management


Iain Wilson
Band 2
Max Campbell
Band 6