Reputation and Risk Management

Your reputation as a business and as a professional is one of your strongest assets. We’ll help you protect it.

Safeguarding your good standing.

In today’s digital world, the risk of misinformation, fake reviews or malicious activity damaging your reputation is heightened and increasingly common.

Our lawyers can advise and assist you in navigating the complexities of defamation and privacy law in the UK, if your good standing comes under threat. Whether you need to remove defamatory content, defend false allegations or mitigate the impact of negative publicity, we can help to safeguard your public image and business reputation.

We understand the importance of acting quickly and decisively in these matters. Our approach often involves strategic advice prior to pursuing proceedings. For example, this may include securing an injunction to prevent the misuse of private information or stop the spread of fake allegations, and challenges to defamatory content or harassing behaviour.


  • Crisis management
  • Data protection
  • Defamation
  • Obtaining and defending injunctions
  • Press enquiries
  • Regulatory enquiries


  • I just wanted to take the opportunity to thank you for the excellent service you’ve provided to date. It’s been a revelation that you have been so easily accessible and we have not had to chase for responses, also we are pleased with the excellent quality of your work which is obviously based on a good understanding of the issues we have faced.

    Andrew Gibbs | Vice Principal | Bridgend College

  • Phillippa Ellis has a strong background in regulatory work, with a focus in recent years on large-scale commercial litigation which makes her particularly well suited to professional negligence claims and claims against professionals involving fraud.

    Legal 500, 2024

  • The “very tough and streetwise” Philip Jones garners praise as a practitioner who is “highly experienced in commercial litigation” and is “not afraid to give robust advice to clients.” He is most noted for his handling of contentious insolvency matters.

    Chambers & Partners UK

  • I should also mention that the judge paid tribute to the well prepared case on both sides. Although it was a team effort, I do think significant praise should be afforded to Lucy Emanuel; who has performed excellently on a very complicated matter

    Gareth Williams, BMA

  • It was a pleasure to work with David and I would like to thank him for all of his work on what has been a very challenging case. He adopted an empathetic approach from the outset and his advice was clear to understand at all stages.

    Private client

  • David Hudson is extremely commercially minded, with an ability to run complex litigation while keeping to budget.

    Legal 500, 2024