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 & Television Group. 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, […]

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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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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 […]

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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 >
Trainee

  Mark is a Trainee Solicitor at Lee & Thompson.  He joined Lee & Thompson in 2017 as a Paralegal in its Film & TV Department where he assisted independent […]

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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 […]

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

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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 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 for […]

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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. He joined the firm in 2013 from Davenport Lyons where he was one of the principal partners in […]

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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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