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Razi Mireskandari

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Simons Muirhead & Burton

Work Department

Dispute Resolution


Managing partner, head of civil litigation.


Simons Muirhead & Burton, qualified 1986, partner 1989.




Sir Walter St John’s Grammar, Battersea; Sussex University (BA hons, International Relations); Keele University (MA, Law of the Sea).

London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Simons Muirhead & Burton 'works diligently and is pro-active at all times'. Razi Mireskandari is 'very good and very fair'; Stephen Shotnes advises media groups and the corporate film finance and investment sector on commercial litigation; and consultant Peter Gould 'brings to bear years of commercial litigation experience'.

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London: Risk advisory

Reputation management

Within: Leading individuals

Razi Mireskandari - Simons Muirhead & Burton

Within: Reputation management

Simons Muirhead & Burton¬†¬†acts for major broadcasters and television production companies. Clients include Simon and Schuster, Channel 4 and Penguin Random House. Partners Louis Charalambous¬†,¬†Martin Soames¬† and¬†Razi Mireskandari¬† are all ‚Äėreassuringly capable lawyers‚Äô. They‚Äôve acted for News Group Newspapers Limited in a number of claims including successfully opposing a libel claim brought by cleric Ali Hammuda and defending a libel and breach of Data Protection Act claim brought by Max Mosley. In addition, the practice carries out all legal clearance work for the Bureau of Investigative Journalism. Erica Henshilwood¬†,¬†Gordon Clough¬† and¬†Jeffrey Smele¬† are additional names to note.

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