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Susan Aslan

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ACK Media Law LLP


Susan Aslan is a partner and founding member of ACK Media Law LLP, jointly heading the media litigation department. She was a partner at D J Freeman, Olswang and Howard Kennedy before founding ACK Media Law LLP, a specialist media law firm. She advises on all areas of media litigation, including advising broadcasters, TV and film production companies, newspapers and publishers. Her areas of expertise include defamation, infringement of copyright, privacy, data protection and format rights. She regularly speaks and gives interviews on media law matters. Although Susan is a litigation expert, she spends a great deal of time advising on resolving disputes and avoiding litigation in a commercial and cost effective way.


Partner DJ Freeman; partner Olswang; partner Howard Kennedy; founding partner ACK Media Law LLP.

London: Risk advisory

Reputation management

Within: Leading individuals

Susan Aslan - ACK Media Law LLP

Within: Reputation management

ACK Media Law LLP acts predominantly on the defendant side and excels at general advisory work to publishers, film, and TV broadcasters. The firm receives instructions from a wide spectrum of clients ranging from Associated Newspapers to E. L. James, author of the Fifty Shades trilogy. Team heads Sue Charles and 'pragmatic, efficient strategist' Susan Aslan provide pre-publication advice, assist with legal clearance issues and handle post-publication complaints ranging from libel and privacy to data protection issues, contempt of court matters and complaints to the Independent Press Standards Organisation. Vicky Edwards provides key support on a wide array of highlight cases.

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