Dominic Free


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 specialising in litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution for clients in the media and entertainment industries. Prior to that, he was a litigation partner at media firm The Simkins Partnership (now Michael Simkins). Dominic qualified at Richards Butler (now Reed Smith).

Highly regarded for his copyright and industry contracts litigation expertise, Dominic has a substantial following of music industry clients including the major record companies Universal and Warners, music publishers, the music industry collecting society PRS for Music, high profile artists and managers.

The legal directory ‘Chambers and Partners’ recognises Dominic as a Band 1 practitioner in contentious music matters and notes that he is considered by sources to be “very thorough, with an eye for detail and very good strategic insights.”

Alongside his music industry practice, Dominic advises book publishers including, Macmillan, and the Publishers Association. He has also acted for clients in the film and television industries.

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