TANQ seminar - So you want to be… a media lawyer?
Wednesday 28 February 2018
06:30pm - 07:30pm
David McKie, Rosalind McInnes and Duncan Hamilton
Seminar Details:

TANQ Seminar - (in conjuction with SYLA)

Date: Wednesday 28 February 2018
Venue: Royal Faculty of Procurators, 12 Nelson Mandela Pl., G2 1BT
Time: 6.30pm - 7.30pm

The TANQ Society is delighted to run this seminar in conjunction with SYLA with the aim of giving all attendees an insight to the world of media lawyers.

At the event, we will hear from three media lawyers, David McKie, Rosalind McInnes and Duncan Hamilton. Each speaker will give an insight into their daily working lives as media lawyers and delegates will then have an opportunity to ask questions and network over refreshments.

David McKie is a Partner at Levy & McRae with considerable experience built up in a wide range of areas over 20 years. He specialises in media law, representing newspapers, TV and radio broadcasters and websites. He also represents high profile individuals, businesses and organisations in ‎the protection of their reputations. David was Head of Media Law at Glasgow University from 2009 - 16 and is a regular commentator in all forms of media.

With over 20 years experience at the BBC, Rosalind McInnes is one of the most experienced media law practitioners in Scotland. As a Principal Solicitor with the BBC she has extensive experience in this field and will provide a unique insight into the life of an in-house lawyer. She is also the author of the seminal, “Scots Law for Journalists” and “Contempt of Court in Scotland”

Duncan Hamilton is a top ranked advocate in media law by both the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. He is heavily instructed in defamation, privacy and contempt proceedings by BBC Scotland and by national newspapers, commercial broadcasters and high profile individuals.

To book a place please go to - https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/so-you-want-to-be-a-media-lawyer-tickets-42759790685

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