Defamation Law

defamation lawyers

Our defamation lawyers are experts at defending individual and corporate reputations

Taylor Hampton’s defamation lawyers are experts at defending individual and corporate reputations by using a powerful array of legal weapons including the law of defamation (libel and slander) and malicious falsehood.

The personal and economic value of an individual’s reputation cannot be underestimated. In today’s world a person’s reputation can come under attack from a variety of sources whether by the traditional print media, or by online publications and social media.

Individual defamation lawyers at the firm have been involved in a number of the most important cases in this area which have led to changes in the law. Acting for many high profile individuals. Taylor Hampton has recently represented Sylvia Henry, the Baby P Social Worker, in her successful action against the Sun in relation to 80 highly defamatory articles.

The firm also acted in the case of Dr Sarah Thornton, an author and academic who was libelled in the Daily Telegraph. The subsequent action resulted in a landmark victory where general damages were awarded for malicious falsehood for the first time in many years.

If you are concerned that your reputation is about to be or has been compromised.

Contact our experienced team of defamation lawyers on 0207 427 5970.