Music TEAM
David Andrews >
Head of Employment

David is a partner at Lee & Thompson and head of the firm’s Employment Group. He has many years experience advising on contentious and non-contentious employment matters for a range […]

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Martyn Bailey >
Partner

Martyn is a partner in the firm’s Dispute Resolution Group. Prior to joining Lee & Thompson in 2016, Martyn spent ten years as a partner at Forbes Anderson Free, a […]

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Mike Brookes >
Partner

Mike is a partner at Lee & Thompson and head of the firm’s Reputation Protection Group. He is also a key member of the firm’s Dispute Resolution team. He joined […]

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Leo Dawkins >
Senior Associate

Leo is a Senior Associate in Lee & Thompson’s Dispute Resolution and Reputation Protection Groups.  He studied music at university before converting to law and trained at media firm Carter-Ruck. […]

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Lawrence Engel >
Head of Music

Lawrence is a partner at Lee & Thompson and heads the firm’s highly regarded Music Group. He started his career in 1994 and joined Lee & Thompson in 2009 having […]

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Will Everitt >
Partner

Will is a partner in the firm’s Music Group having specialised in media and entertainment law since qualification and is a named lawyer in the Legal 500. Will’s music clients […]

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Noorjhan Flanagan >
Associate

Noorjhan qualified as a solicitor in 2010 and with a desire to combine her longstanding passion for music and law, she has developed a specialism in the music and entertainment industries. Before […]

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Andrew Forbes >
Head of Dispute Resolution

Andrew is a partner at Lee & Thompson and head of the firm’s Dispute Resolution Group. Prior to joining Lee & Thompson in 2016, Andrew spent 14 years as the […]

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Tim Fowler >
Senior Associate

Tim is a lawyer in the firm’s Music Group. Named as a “next generation lawyer” in the 2017 edition of The Legal 500, Tim is highly regarded by clients for […]

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Dominic Free >
Consultant

Dominic is a partner in the firm’s Dispute Resolution Group. Before joining Lee & Thompson in 2016, Dominic was a partner at Forbes Anderson Free, a highly respected boutique practice […]

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Simon Goodbody >
Senior Associate

Simon is a Senior Associate in the firm’s Dispute Resolution Group. Prior to joining Lee & Thompson in 2016, Simon spent seven years at Forbes Anderson Free, a highly respected […]

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Kieran Jay >
Partner

Kieran joined Lee & Thompson in May 2011 as a Partner. He has developed a significant and ever-growing artist-orientated music practice representing leading artists, song-writers, producers and mixers as well […]

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Lale Kemal >
Associate

Lale trained and worked as an intellectual property lawyer at Norton Rose Fulbright for five years. She advises on a range of intellectual property matters (including trade marks, copyright, design […]

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Robert Lee >
Consultant

Robert Lee co-founded Lee & Thompson in 1983. Since he qualified in 1972 he has been pre-eminent in his chosen field. The opening lyrics of Roxy Music’s 1972 debut single […]

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Zoe Morris >
Associate

Zoe is an Associate in the firm’s Dispute Resolution and Reputation Protection Groups. After graduating from the University of Warwick with a degree in Law, Zoe trained at DLA Piper. […]

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Lizzie Payne-James >
Senior Associate

Lizzie is a solicitor in Lee & Thompson’s Music Group. Lizzie read Chinese Studies at the University of Cambridge and lived in Beijing as part of her course. After completing […]

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Mark Stafford >
Partner

Mark is a partner in the firm’s Dispute Resolution, Brand Protection and Digital & Technology Groups. He joined Lee & Thompson in 2006 and handles all types of contentious work […]

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Andrew Thompson >
Partner

Andrew is one of the Lee & Thompson’s founding partners and today is the firm’s Senior Partner. Since he qualified as a solicitor in 1978, his work has always focused […]

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Gordon Williams >
Partner

Gordon joined the firm as a Partner in 1997 to lead its contentious practice. Representing both individual and corporate clients, he has specialised in the litigation and resolution of entertainment […]

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