Chambers ranked by Legal 500 for data protection and defamation and privacy
The Legal 500 has recognised One Brick Court as a tier 1 set for defamation and privacy and tier 2 set for data protection, with individual members ranked highly in data protection, privacy, defamation and media and entertainment.
One Brick Court boasts ‘a host of highly expert and excellent counsel’ with expertise in the full spectrum of media and information law and ‘solid expertise in the defamation and privacy field’. Members of chambers have been involved in several prominent defamation and privacy claims over the last 12 months.
The ‘modern’ One Brick Court is ‘a premier set for reputation and information law work’, including defamation and data protection matters, and has strength in depth with ‘some of the best heavyweight silks’ and ‘particularly strong, user-friendly juniors’. The clerks are ‘some of the nicest at the Bar’ and ‘utterly dedicated to their barristers’. Senior clerk David Mace is ‘rightly highly regarded for his commercial common sense’ and deputy senior clerk Melvin Warner is ‘a future senior clerk for sure’. Together they are ‘probably the two most experienced clerks in media law and will always fight your client’s corner’. They are ‘hugely professional and have integrity in their handling of instructions’.
Noted as a ‘truly professional set’, One Brick Court offers ‘exceptional service’ and a ‘depth of knowledge’. Known for its media and entertainment sector experience, members are ‘experts’ in data protection issues related to reputational matters.
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