Profile submitted by Jonathan Scherbel-Ball
All aspects of media and information law and the law of internet intermediary liability. This includes defamation, privacy, breach of confidence, data protection, freedom of information, malicious falsehood, harassment, contempt of court, protection of sources, reporting restrictions and media regulation. Significant cases include: Cushnahan v BBC  NIQB 30; Cooper v National Crime Agency 2017, Galloway v Frazer & Google Inc  NIQB 7, Hegglin v Google Inc  EWHC 3973, Hazelwood v ICO and Cabinet Office (EA/2016/0204); McIntosh v ICO and BBC (EA/2014/0033), Loughran v Century Newspapers  NICA 26; Surrey County Council v Al Hilli  EWHC 2190 (Fam), Tilbrook v Parr  EWHC 1946 (QB); King v Grundon  All Er (D) 96
Called to the Bar of England and Wales and the Bar of Northern Ireland
MA (Hons) Modern History and Politics, Oxford. MPhil, Modern European History, Cambridge. Qualified as solicitor in 2007, training at Dechert LLP. Solicitor, BBC Litigation Department 2007-09. Called to the Bar in 2010. Tenant at One Brick Court since July 2011
Contributing Editor of ‘Survey of English Libel Law’, Media Law Resource Centre, 2011-15. Contributor, Arlidge, Eady & Smith on Contempt, 5th Edition Supplements and 5th Edition (2013-2016)
Active sports player. Interested in contemporary European and American politics.