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Our media barristers frequently deal with a wide variety of media crime cases.

Chambers media team have dealt with many high profile cases across this sector over recent years – a number of which have received nationwide press coverage.

Members often advise and represent both individuals and corporates on issues relating to:

  • Communication interception
  • Hacking
  • Blagging
  • Malicious communications (including social media)
  • Data protection offences
  • Reporting restrictions, contempt, official secrets act
  • Ofcom broadcasting regulation
  • IP piracy / fraud

Get in touch

For further information and enquiries please contact our clerks team.

Call: +44 (0)20 7440 8888
Email: clerks@2bedfordrow.co.uk

Clerk: Paul Rodgers
Telephone: +44 (0)7894 125 434
Email: Click here

Latest Media news and publications

Cases 5th Jan 2016

Conviction quashed of journalist convicted in Operation Elveden Prosecution

The only journalist from The Sun Newspaper to be convicted as a result of the MPS Operation Elveden had his conviction...

Cases 19th Oct 2015

Acquittal of the last Sun journalist secured following re-trial

Richard Kovalevsky QC and Jamas Hodivala secured the acquittal of Jamie Pyatt, The Sun’s Senior Crime Reporter for the...

Cases 15th Apr 2015

R v Troup

John Troup was one of only two Sun newspaper journalists acquitted following a 3-month trial (Operation Elvedon), at...

Cases 24th Mar 2015

Royal Editor of the Sun Acquitted

Richard Kovalevsky QC and Jamas Hodivala, secured the acquittal of Duncan Larcombe, The Sun’s Royal Editor who had...

Cases 15th Jul 2014

R v Hanna (Operation Weeting)

William Clegg QC secured the acquittal of Mark Hanna, the Head of Security at News International. Hanna stood trial at...

Cases 25th Jun 2014

Not guilty verdicts in phone hacking trial

William Clegg QC instructed by Ian Ryan of Howard Kennedy defended Mark Hanna, the Head of Security at News...

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