Timothy Atkinson > Chambers of William McCormick QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of William McCormick QC
Ely Place Chambers


Timothy has appeared in a significant number of leading media law cases over many years including appearances (both led and on his own) in the Court of Appeal. He has represented leading national figures from all walks of life. His practice has a significant international dimension, including representing and advising prominent individuals, large corporations and media organisations in many different countries, including several appearances in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal of Gibraltar.

He has addressed influential and prestigious meetings here and abroad on the General Data Protection Regulation, taking part in a Meeting of Experts concerning the Regulation organised to assist the European Commission, and giving a lead speech at the Annual Conference of the Society for Computers and Law. He has advised on several important Inquiry reports. He advises the Law Society on defamation.


 Member of Human Rights Lawyers Association


BA (Hons) University of Oxford (Balliol College), Brackenbury Scholar

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Defamation and privacy

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Timothy AtkinsonEly Place ChambersVery approachable, easy to work with and very responsive.