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London : Dispute resolution
Within Defamation and privacy, Carter-Ruck is a first tier firm,
Carter-Ruck has ‘a wealth of experience’ in this area, and regularly attracts work from high-profile individuals; it recently assisted the Prime Minister of Turkey, the Prime Minister of Bahrain and Liam Gallagher, among others, in relation to libel proceedings. The firm is also representing a number of clients in claims arising out of the News of the World phone hacking scandal, and continues to act for Kate and Gerry McCann, including in respect of the Leveson Inquiry. Corporate and publishing clients include Tesco, WPP and Trafigura. Nigel Tait ‘remains the port for anyone in a storm’; Claire Gill is ‘an insufficiently appreciated star’; and Alasdair Pepper is ‘amazing’. Department head Andrew Stephenson is also recommended.
Within Public international law, Carter-Ruck is a third tier firm,
Carter-Ruck has developed expertise in the field of asset freezing measures and targeted sanctions. Department head Cameron Doley has recently acted on various PIL, regulatory and human rights issues; and Guy Martin successfully applied to the Council of the EU to remove businessman John Bredenkamp, and his companies, from its list of individuals and entities subject to restrictive measures in respect of Zimbabwe.
London : TMT (technology, media and telecoms)
Within Media and entertainment, tier 5
Carter-Ruck’s six-partner publishing team advises on trade mark and copyright issues, and contract disputes. Practice head Guy Martin and Cameron Doley recently successfully represented Incisive Media. Senior partner Andrew Stephenson undertakes pre-publication review work; Ruth Collard handles contentious and non-contentious matters; and Claire Gill advises publishers and authors. Isabel Hudson was promoted to partner.
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