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  1. Media and entertainment – Leading sets
  2. Media and entertainment – Leading silks
  3. Media and entertainment – 2016 silks
  4. Media and entertainment – Leading juniors
  5. Art and cultural property – Leading sets
  6. Art and cultural property – Leading silks
  7. Art and cultural property – 2016 silks
  8. Art and cultural property – Leading juniors

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    • Richard Edwards QC - 3 Verulam Buildings β€˜Very thorough working knowledge of art law.’

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5RB has a solid reputation for defamation, privacy and data protection work.

5 Stone Buildings has notable experience in art and cultural property law, and particular expertise in cases involving trusts, estates, pension schemes and chattel disputes. The set also handles a number of cross-jurisdictional disputes in this area.

8 New Square is β€˜an excellent set’ with particular experience in intellectual property-related broadcasting matters.

Intellectual property set 11 South Square houses β€˜technically brilliant and user-friendly’ barristers, who have notable experience in cases involving copyright infringement, brand protection and contract disputes.

Blackstone Chambers is β€˜the pre-eminent media set’ with a team of β€˜renowned experts, who can be relied upon to provide advice of the highest quality’ and β€˜go above and beyond to meet their clients’ needs’. In 2016, Lord Pannick QC represented Mirror Group Newspapers in the Court of Appeal case concerning the level of damages to be awarded for invasion of privacy by phone-hacking. Many members have substantial experience in copyright-related matters.

Essex Court Chambers is β€˜a good choice for the most complex cases’. The set has a broad media and entertainment practice as well as niche expertise in the art and cultural property space, where a number of members act for Sotheby’s, for example.

Hogarth Chambers has β€˜a real wealth of talent’, particularly relating to intellectual property, advertising rights and invasion of privacy cases. Andrew Norris recently acted for the BBC in a copyright, passing off and trade mark dispute over the use of the Grand Theft Auto name and game footage.

Matrix Chambers has β€˜an excellent breadth of silks and juniors, who are top lawyers and profoundly committed to the cases they do’. The set’s media practice is hinged on its significant reputation in defamation and privacy law.

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