Film 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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Reno Antoniades >
Partner

Reno is Managing Partner of Lee & Thompson and a Partner in the firm’s Film and Television Groups. He trained at the City firm Herbert Smith and spent the first […]

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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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Anna Bowsher >
Associate

Anna read Archaeology & Anthropology at the University of Bristol before completing her LLB at the College of Law in London. After completing her training contract at Lee & Thompson, […]

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Dominic Bray >
Partner

Dominic is a partner and heads up the firm’s Dispute Resolution Group. Prior to joining Lee & Thompson in 2016, Dominic was a partner at Forbes Anderson Free, a highly […]

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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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Luke Carey >
Associate

Luke is an Associate within our Film & TV Group and advises on all matters related to the development, production, financing and distribution of film projects. Prior to joining Lee […]

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Sarah Cundall >
Trainee

Sarah began her training contract in September 2018. Sarah draws on her commercial law and litigation experience from previous private practice roles in addition to her first-hand knowledge of the […]

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Johan Ewing >
Senior Associate

Johan joined the firm’s Film & Television Group in 2017 and assists on all matters related to the development, production, financing and distribution of film and television production. Johan completed […]

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Carrie Finlay >
Associate

Carrie is an Associate in the firm’s Film & Television Group and assists on all matters related to the development, production, financing and distribution of television productions. A joint British/Canadian […]

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Jeremy Gawade >
Partner

Jeremy is a partner with over 25 years experience in the film and television sectors. Jeremy worked in industry, firstly as a partner in an international film and television distribution […]

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Rose Laget >
Associate

Rose brings first-hand film and television industry experience to her role as an Associate in the Film & TV group at Lee & Thompson, having worked and then trained at […]

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Alastair Mavor >
Associate

Alastair joined the Film & TV Group at Lee & Thompson in early 2018 and advises financiers and production companies on development, production, financing and distribution of film and television. […]

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Christos Michaels >
Head of Film

Christos is a partner and heads Lee & Thompson’s Film Group. He trained at magic circle city law firm Linklaters and then specialised there in international project finance before joining […]

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Nicki Parfitt >
Partner

Nicki trained at the city firm Denton Hall and, after qualifying in 1993, spent two years in their media department specialising in publishing and libel law and also acting for […]

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Angela Scurrah >
Senior Associate

Angela graduated from the University of Tasmania with a combined Arts Law Degree in 2006 and was later admitted to the Supreme Court of Tasmania and the High Court of […]

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Lee Stone >
Partner

Lee is a partner in Lee & Thompson’s Film and Television Groups. Upon qualifying at Dentons (then Denton Hall) in 1998, Lee worked at Endemol UK, where he gained valuable […]

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Antony Swiatek >
Senior Associate

Antony began his career in the film and television industries with Ingenious Media, working on film financing transactions, before joining Olswang and spending over two years as the firm’s production […]

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Sam Tatton-Brown >
Head of Media Finance

Sam is a partner in Lee & Thompson’s Film & TV Group. He joined the firm in 2013 from Davenport Lyons where he was one of the principal partners in […]

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James Walker >
Senior Associate

James read International History at The London School of Economics and then graduated from University College London with a Master of Laws degree specialising in international human rights. He trained […]

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Julian Ward >
Partner

Julian is Head of Lee & Thompson’s Digital & Technology Group – a digital media, IP and technology lawyer with over 17 years’ experience working across the creative industries advising […]

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