Privacy and Confidential Information

Privacy is an essential part of life. It affects our sense of dignity and self-autonomy. It is also important for our relationships and intimacy with other people.

In the modern world, privacy can come under threat from many different sources, such as the internet and modern technology.

At JMW, our expert team of privacy law specialists helps our clients to prevent misuse of their private information and breach of confidential information. When things have, unfortunately, already gone wrong, we are ready and waiting to help clients to secure legal remedies.

To speak to a solicitor about a breach of confidential information or the misuse of your private information, please get in touch with us today by calling 0800 652 5577 or fill in our online enquiry form and one of our specialists will get back to you.

How we can help

Our dedicated privacy law team at JMW has represented many public figures, celebrities, and high-net worth individuals.

We have extensive experience in handling sensitive cases, such as disputes involving children, the estates of deceased individuals, and vulnerable clients.

In addition, we also act for individuals without a public profile who become drawn into incidents or disputes relating to privacy issues.

What does 'privacy' mean?

With regards to the law, privacy can relate to a very wide range of different information, including sensitive details about:

  • Health
  • Employment
  • Sex and relationships
  • Family, home and everyday life
  • Appearance
  • Opinions and beliefs
  • Involvement in crime (including as a victim)
  • Financial and business information

We have represented clients in many different types of privacy cases, including disputes concerning:

  • Personal relationships
  • Family
  • Employment or workplace
  • Business
  • Ongoing court cases
  • National and international media publications
  • Disputes about TV and radio shows
  • Photographs and film/footage
  • Social media
  • Criminal records

Compensation and Legal Remedies

A breach of confidential information or misuse of personal information can lead to serious and long-lasting emotional and financial distress. At JMW, our experienced team works to secure substantial compensation and other legal remedies for our clients, which include:

  • Apologies
  • Statements in court
  • Steps to avoid future problems

Why Choose JMW?

Our privacy law experts have a strong track record of helping and advising individuals in a wide variety of different situations involving breaches of privacy or confidential information. Our team can call on years of experience to help guide you towards the best possible result.

Talk to Us

To speak to a solicitor about privacy and confidential information compensation, get in touch by calling us on 0800 652 5577 or fill in our online enquiry form and let us know a suitable time to get back to you.

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