Director of Legal for the News Media Association. Multi-specialist solicitor-advocate with particular experience leading high-value, complex disputes across jurisdictions. Exercises sound judgment in demanding situations to achieve productive outcomes. Commercially astute, proficient negotiator with strength of character. Strong research and drafting skills. Resilience resolving high-profile disputes in the face of public scrutiny. Proven track record for skilful advocacy.
News Media Association
General Counsel at News Media Association
November 2020 - Present • London, United KingdomDirector of Legal, Policy and Regulatory Affairs
Litigation Lawyer at BBC
3 years 2 mth • September 2017 - November 2020 • London, United KingdomLibel; Defamation; Editorial Policy; Commercial Litigation; Privacy.
Harvard Law School
University of Manchester
LL.B. First Class Honours