If your reputation, integrity or professional standing has been harmed by false or damaging statements made to a third party in print, in person or online, you should contact us as soon as possible.
When you contact us, we act quickly and decisively so as to minimise potential damage. Where possible we can stop broadcasts or publications entirely and we have an excellent record of successfully winning apologies, undertakings, damages and legal costs for our clients.
We regularly act for household names, including leading individuals in the worlds of politics, business and the media.
You can be confident that we have the required discretion to handle your situation with sensitivity and provide composed and considered advice at what can be a stressful time. Our success as defamation lawyers comes from proven ability to implement subtle but effectual strategy in preventing defamatory statements from being published and from acting expeditiously to remove them from circulation before they can spread further. Where legal proceedings are unavoidable we are resolute in your defence and provide tenacious representation.
With only one year to take action after the date when the defamatory statement was made, it is vital to act quickly. Sensitive or damaging material can appear on electronic media instantly, often without notice. To minimise any impact on your family, your business and your reputation you can contact us, 7 days a week, on the number below.
Please call our dedicated Defamation, Harassment and Privacy Hotline for confidential advice or information on any harassment-related matter.
+44 (0) 20 7429 3906 — Lines open 9am–9pm — 7 days a week
Although we are based in the City of London we act for clients throughout England and Wales.
Neumans LLP, 11 Pilgrim Street, London EC4V 6RN