Emma Woollcott

Partner and the Head of Reputation Protection

Mishcon de Reya

Emma is an experienced media litigators. She leads an outstanding team, advising on defamation, breach of confidence, invasion of privacy, harassment and data protection concerns. Regarded as "formidable" and "highly talented", Emma strategically and robustly fights her clients' corner. As a human rights lawyer, Emma advocates for those who struggle to be heard. She founded the Mishcon Pride network, and now leads the LGBTQ+ strand of Mishcon's diversity agenda. She established the firm's support for two award-winning pro bono legal projects: Pink Law and SPITE (tackling revenge porn). She was a founding trustee of Action Breaks Silence, a charity addressing gender based violence, and volunteers for anti-bullying charity Diversity Role Models.