Number of partners: 41
Number of fee-earners: 50+
Advertising, Marketing & Sponsorship: Sarah MacDonald
Betting & Gaming: Stephen Ketteley, Jason Chess
Brexit & EU: Ted Shapiro
Commercial Litigation: Caroline Kean, Alan Owens
Competition: Collette Rawnsley
Computer Games: Paul Gardner
Consumer Law & Regulatory Compliance: Claire Livingstone
Content Distribution & Transmission: Sean James, Ross Sylvester
Corporate: Michael Brader, Adrian Jones
Data Protection: David Naylor
Defamation & Reputation Management: Caroline Kean, Matthew Dando
Employment: Marcus Rowland
Film & TV Production: Charles Moore, Medwyn Jones
Intellectual Property: Anna Carboni, Simon Baggs, Sarah Ashby, Rachel Alexander
Media Finance: David Quli, Neil Gillard, Chris Hanson
Music: Alexander Ross
Publishing: Caroline Kean, Alexander Ross
Real Estate: Matt Bullock
Sport & eSports: Ross Sylvester, Sarah MacDonald
Tax: Sue Crawford, Ceri Stoner
Technology: Alan Owens, Ciaran Hickey, David Naylor, Shaun Lowde
Wiggin is a law firm which focuses on media, technology and intellectual property. It advises clients on the financing, exploitation and protection of their creative and commercial assets in these sectors.
The firm delivers real value by providing commercial advice based on a fundamental understanding of the industry sectors in which clients operate. Wiggin works with clients as a trusted partner, offering commercial and strategic input in conjunction with first class legal expertise. The deep history the firm has within its chosen specialisms gives clients access to long-established relationships with industry contacts and regulators.
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK
Alongside its specialist commercial expertise, the firm provides a full legal service across corporate, tax, finance, litigation, employment and property. Wiggin’s clients range from leading businesses in broadcast entertainment, music, sport and publishing through to platforms, content retailers, gaming and technology companies and early stage entrepreneurs.
The firm’s Brussels office provides legal support and lobbies EU decision makers on behalf of clients on a wide range of matters, including EU copyright reform, data protection, competition policy, trade and ecommerce. Wiggin has also built a network of trusted overseas law firms, with a similar media, technology and IP focus, covering all key worldwide jurisdictions.
The firm has offices in London, Brussels and Cheltenham.