Geographical focus


United Arab Emirates

United Kingdom

United States

Client types


High-profile clients


Private clients

Customer types



Legal Advisory Services




Your reputation and privacy are paramount, so when it comes to a crisis or an ongoing need, there's no room for doubt.

We are the first phone call to make when faced with a problem that impacts your reputation, privacy or security. We help successful individuals and leading companies all over the world to enjoy what they have achieved, free from intrusions into their private lives or assaults on their character.

Our team of leading lawyers, cyber security experts, intelligence analysts and risk consultants work together with some of the biggest names and most influential people on the planet – defending their rights and freedoms in an age of instant communication and relentless change. We remain the only business in the world to deploy - under one roof - intelligence experts, investigators, cyber specialists, risk consultants, lawyers and top people from the military, police and government.

By operating as one team, we shorten the time it takes to solve a reputation problem or a privacy threat. When there's a crisis, we run point for you, by deploying our combined experience in intelligence, investigations, risk, cyber and law to zero in on the source of your problem and fix it.

Since 1984, we have fought against fake news, malicious falsehoods and the misuse and proliferation of personal data. We have protected our clients and set precedents that have changed the law to better protect people's privacy and security. In today's "post-truth" age, the need for facts, accuracy and evidence is greater than ever before – and our heritage in this area sets us apart from the rest. It's why we have the largest team of defamation and privacy lawyers in the world, trusted by businesses, governments, individuals and families, and are known for our ground-breaking wins for clients.

We believe that no one should have false information published about them or suffer ridicule by misuse of their private information. We help you gain control when faced by the most common threats in this fast moving, unpredictable world - finding evidence, establishing the true narrative, and winning cases - all, whilst keeping you safe.

Our legal capabilities include:

Anti-harassment and paparazzi deterrence

Data protection and cyber breaches

Intellectual property protection

Libel and slander

Protecting against hostile smear campaigns

Protecting against blackmail

Protection from insider threats

Safeguarding privacy

UK select committee investigations

US border and immigration advice

US congressional investigations

US federal criminal investigations

Our intelligence and investigations capabilities include:

Asset tracing Due diligence Litigation and dispute support

Transaction support

Privacy exposure assessment

Threat assessment

Witness identification/assessment


Because your life doesn't stop, neither do we. Contact us any time, wherever you are in the world. In private, of course.


12 Arthur Street EC4R 9AB United Kingdom

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