Music TEAM
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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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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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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Michael Lucas >
Associate

Michael is a solicitor in our award-winning Music team where he assists clients ranging from producers and recording artists to rights companies. Michael read Law at King’s College London and […]

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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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Lucy Pether >
Trainee

  Lucy joined Lee & Thompson as a paralegal in September 2016. During Lucy’s training contract, she has completed a six-month secondment at the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry […]

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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 >
Consultant

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

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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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