Robin has acted for many leading media organisations. He has been Private Eye’s lawyer for over twenty years and his clients have also included the Telegraph newspaper group, the Mirror Group, Penguin Books and Harper Collins.
He has extensive experience of litigating in both the High Court Queen’s Bench and Chancery Divisions, and in the Court of Appeal. He also spends time undertaking defamation pre-publication work, in particular for Private Eye, and dealing with general commercial litigation outside of the media industry.
Robin joined Ince in 2014, after training and qualifying at another leading media law firm in 1983.
Legal Directory Quotes and Other Accolades
"EXCELLENT ANALYTICAL SKILLS AND IS ABLE TO READILY MAKE SENSE OF A LARGE VOLUME OF INFORMATION. HE RESEARCHES HIS CASES IN DETAIL AND THINKS LOGICALLY AND IS ABLE TO RESPOND QUICKLY TO ANY ENQUIRY"
"A VERY EXPERIENCED LAWYER"
"A CEREBRAL OPERATOR"
"QUICK TO RESPOND AND VERY EXPERIENCED"
The Legal 500 – recommended lawyer in 2015 for Dispute Resolution – Defamation and Privacy, in 2016 for Media and Entertainment, and in 2016, 2017 and 2018 for Reputation Management
Chambers UK – ranked in Chambers UK 2015, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 for Defamation/Reputation Management
Super Lawyers UK (part of Thomson Reuters) – recognised as a London Super Lawyer in 2013, 2014 and 2015
Citywealth’s Leaders List - noted as for his Reputation Management work in 2015, 2016 and 2017
Recognised as The Times Lawyer of the Week in September 2010
Best Lawyers® in the United Kingdom - recognised in Defamation Law, 2019
Professional Associations and Memberships