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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Fergus Carson-Williams >
Trainee

Fergus read Law at Trinity College Dublin before completing his LLM at the University of Amsterdam, where he graduated cum laude and was awarded the M.H. Bregstein prize for best […]

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Leo Dawkins >
Senior Associate

  Leo is a Senior Associate specialising in the following areas: Reputation Management:  Described as “brilliant” by Legal 500, and as an “associate to watch” by Chambers & Partners, Leo has considerable […]

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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 Lee & Thompson’s Dispute Resolution and Reputation Protection Groups. Zoe studied Law at the University of Warwick before training at DLA Piper, where she qualified […]

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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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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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