I am a leading media lawyer, partner and head of the Media & Reputation team at international law firm Withersworldwide. I have the privilege of being respected by my peers and opponents alike, having operated in the field of media law for the whole of my professional career. I am a specialist in defamation, privacy, breach of confidence, harassment, blackmail and data protection law, in crisis management, communications and media handling. I have an excellent record in acting for private individuals, high profile figures in the arts, sports and music industries, for heads of state, members of Parliament, professionals and entrepreneurs, family offices, companies and charities. I have for many years successfully steered my clients safely through the choppy seas of dealing with the media.
Amber's history in media law
I am an established and well-regarded author and commentator on media law issues, having written on the subject for many years. I regularly write and comment in various national newspapers and specialist titles and websites on reputation, privacy, media issues and technology and I had the privilege of being one of the longest-standing columnists for the professional magazine the Law Society Gazette. I have written and presented programmes for Legal Network Television, wrote and taught a media course at the College of Law, was an external examiner for media at the College of Law and have also been a visiting lecturer at the London School of Economics.