Film TEAM
Reno Antoniades >
Partner

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

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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, […]

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James Baker >
Head of Employment

  James is a partner and head of Lee & Thompson’s Employment team.  He has over 20 years’ experience as an employment lawyer, most recently heading up the Employment team […]

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Rebecca Bennis >
Trainee

  Rebecca is a Trainee Solicitor at Lee & Thompson. Rebecca began her training contract in September 2019 having joined as a Paralegal/PA in the Film & TV Department in […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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Mark Cohen >
Associate

  Mark is an Associate in Lee & Thompson’s Film & TV Department, advising on the development, production, financing and distribution of film and television projects. Prior to joining the firm in […]

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Sarah Cundall >
Associate

  Sarah is an Associate in Lee & Thompson’s Film & TV Department, advising financiers, producers, sales agents and distributors on matters involving the financing, development, production and distribution of […]

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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 […]

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Carrie Finlay >
Senior Associate

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

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Jeremy Gawade >
Consultant

  Jeremy is a consultant 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 […]

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Laura Gibson >
Trainee

  Laura began her training contract at Lee & Thompson in 2020 having joined as a Paralegal/PA in the Film & TV Department in 2019. Prior to joining the firm, […]

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Anwen Griffiths >
Partner

  Anwen is a Partner in Lee & Thompson’s Film & TV Group. An experienced media finance specialist, Anwen is widely regarded as one of the UK’s leading film, TV […]

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Freddie Hatchett >
Trainee

  Freddie is a Trainee in the Film & TV Group and currently assists on matters related to the development, production, financing and distribution of film and television productions. Freddie […]

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Sean Kia >
Associate

  Sean is an Associate in our Film & Television Group and advises on matters related to the financing, production, distribution and development of film and television productions. Sean brings […]

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Rebecca King >
Associate

  Rebecca is an Associate in the Film & TV Group and much of her work centres on advising financiers, producers, sales agents and distributors in relation to the financing, […]

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Damian McParland >
Associate

  Damian is an Associate in our Film & TV Group and advises on matters related to the development, production, financing and distribution of film and television projects. Before joining […]

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Christos Michaels >
Head of Film

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

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Frankie Miller >
Trainee

  Frankie is a Trainee Solicitor at Lee & Thompson. Frankie began her training contract in September 2019 having joined as a PA/Paralegal in the Film & TV Department in […]

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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 […]

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Fi Peet >
Associate

  Fi is an Associate in the Film & Television Group and advises on matters related to the development, production, financing and distribution of TV productions. Prior to joining Lee […]

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Stephen Spence >
Consultant

  Stephen is a Consultant in our Film & TV Group. He is an experienced media finance specialist and advises clients on the structuring and completion of complex financing arrangements […]

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Lee Stone >
Partner

  Lee joined Lee & Thompson in 2000 and now primarily advises on all aspects of the feature film and television industry. Lee’s practice is extremely diverse and his clients […]

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Antony Swiatek >
Partner

  Antony is a Partner in the firm’s Film & Television Group, advising leading independent producers in connection with the development, financing and production of film and television projects. Antony […]

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Sam Tatton-Brown >
Head of Media Finance

  Sam is a partner in Lee & Thompson’s Film & TV Group.   Sam has represented many of the UK based banks active in film and television financing and […]

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Martin Tynan >
Associate

  Martin is an Associate in our Employment team and advises across the creative sectors on a broad range of employment law matters.  Martin offers general HR support to companies and […]

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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 […]

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