Keith Mathieson > RPC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

RPC
TOWER BRIDGE HOUSE
ST KATHARINE'S WAY
LONDON
E1W 1AA
England

Work Department

Media.

Position

Partner. An expert in defamation and privacy law, Keith Mathieson has been defending the media for over 20 years and leads RPC’s media team. He specialises in media litigation, particularly defamation, copyright and freedom of information; and acts for national and regional newspapers, magazines, broadcasters, book publishers and media liability insurers.

Publications of note: editor of the Law Society’s ‘Privacy Law Handbook’.

Career

Trained Lovells; qualified 1983; solicitor Lovells 1983-90; solicitor Oswald Hickson Collier 1990-92; partner 1992-97; partner Davies Arnold Cooper 1997-2000; partner Reynolds Porter Chamberlain 2000.

Education

Glasgow Academy; Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge (1980 MA Law); King’s College, London (1997 Diploma in UK and European Law of Copyright).

Lawyer Rankings

London > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Media and entertainment (including media finance)

(Hall of Fame)

Keith Mathieson (Publishing)RPC

RPC is characterized by a practice built broadly on the pillars of publishing, advertising and video games. Noteworthy are a strong contentious practice in reputation management as well as a focus on advising organizers of eSports events. Co-head Oliver Bray is a specialist in advertising law and a go-to counsel for large, platform-based tech companies such as Google and Meta. Bray`s fellow co-head Keith Mathieson regularly acts for large publishers; for example, he has been representing The Financial Times and Tom Burgis in a high-profile libel claim brought by ENRC. A key contact at the firm for reputation management is Rupert Cowper-Coles .

London > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Reputation management

(Hall of Fame)

Keith MathiesonRPC