Title Partner, Media Disputes Practice
Salary 100/200K+
Location SWUK, Cornwall & Devon.
Job Information

Partner, Media Disputes Practice.

  • South West UK & London Law firm;
  • Recruitment driven by succession and expansion;
  • 100-200K package, including performance related bonus;
  • Partner or Senior Associate applications;
  • Client following, highly desirable.

Our clients’ Media Department is involved in work practices such as:

  • Defamation;
  • Crisis Management;
  • Privacy;
  • Data Protection;
  • Copyright and other intellectual property acting for and against the media.

We are seeking to find a seasoned media law firm Partner or Senior Associate who has experience and expertise working with clients involved in:

  • Broadcasting Media;
  • Publishing;
  • Print;
  • New Media;
  • Internet;
  • Wireless Technology industries.

Our chosen candidate will have the experience to manage and deal with all situations and codes of practice regulating the various media sectors and how they interact with current legislation.

Ideally you will have key knowledge and vital expertise to protect, advise and guide your clients’ in todays modern fast moving digital commercial environment.

Our law firm client assists media corporations in all compliencies associated with media codes and legislations.

This offers maximum protection for clients’ involved in any publication or media practice.

Our ideal candidate will be well versed in all operational proceedures through experience gained at a busy reputable law firm dealing with media law.

Knowing exactly what to do if your clients’ reputation comes under fire or intellectual property rights are infringed.

Our law firm client offers the highest quality legal, crises and risk management service that a media corporate client can ask for.

If a client is the subject of a media investigation, our law firm client is there to respond to all allegations.

Expertly calculate, strategise and protect thier clients’ reputation from an unwanted broadcast or unwarranted publication.

As skilled crises managers our client can co-ordinate all legal and public relations strategies that need to be called into action for client protection.

We are seeking to find an expert Media Partner or Senior Associate  that can manage a department that can represent:

  • Limited and public companies with offices both in the UK and overseas.
  • Politicans;
  • Business people;
  • International private clients.

Our law firm clients’ are very compedent claimant lawyers.  They have a track record representing private clients’, international private clients’, small, medium, large companies and multi-office global corporations.

We are seeking to find an expert senior legal media professional who can assess problems quickly.

Structure and design a guardian public response that projects a positive image for the corporate client.

Various paths to client recovery include calculated legal proceedings and making a complaint to the relevant regulatory body.

We are seeking a future partner with experience in dealing with:

  • Ofcom;
  • The Press Complaints Commission;
  • Advertising Standards Authority;
  • European regulators.

Your department will have lawyers with the following specialised experience including:

  • Crisis and reputation management;
  • Defamation
  • Privacy
  • Copyright
  • Data protection
  • Freedom of information
  • Comparative advertising
  • Human rights
  • Judicial review.

Ideally we are seeking a candidate with a thorough knowledge  of:

  • Human Rights Act 1998;
  • Competing rights of privacy;
  • Freedom of expression.

If you wish to reply for this particular position please contact:

Jonny Scott Slater, Ashley Armstrong or Zena Zenor.

Telephone 01872 274227

Email – cornishexecutive@aol.com

Cornwall Executive Recruitment Ltd – An employment agency for job vacancies, personnel services and staffing solutions – 01872 274 277.