Chloe Flascher

Associate | London

Chloe is an associate in the litigation and arbitration team.

Chloe specialises in media law and reputation management. Prior to joining Withers, Chloe trained at a highly-regarded media litigation firm in London. Chloe holds Higher Rights of Audience – she is thus able to represent clients in the civil Senior Courts of England and Wales. She is highlighted as a recommended lawyer in reputation management by Legal 500 2023.

Chloe’s media law practice involves advising on and litigating in the fields of defamation, privacy, harassment, and data protection, regularly assisting individuals and businesses who face reputational risk from intrusive reporting, competitor action and disinformation. She has a wealth of experience in pre-publication and post-publication matters, regularly engaging in pre-publication work on behalf of corporate and individual clients against national newspapers. Her recent clients include celebrities, UHNW and HNWI individuals, high profile businessmen and women, corporate bodies, private equity firms, charities, and chief executives.

She has significant experience in handling online reputation matters, including amending or removing false and inaccurate profiles on due diligence databases such as World-Check, securing the removal of offending and often sensitive material across social media platforms, and ‘Right to Be Forgotten’ requests against online intermediaries.

Chloe also provides advice on the rights and obligations provided for by the Data Protection Act 2018 and UK GDPR, in particular in assisting individuals assert their rights of access.

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Track record

Admissions

Memberships

Acting for a financier in high-profile libel litigation in the UK against Italian newspapers.

Representing British actor Laurence Fox in his libel complaint against English actors’ union Equity, securing settlement which included the publication by the union of a full public apology.

Acting for a British film producer in securing the publication of an apology in print and online by The Daily Mail and Mail Online over a damaging and inaccurate article.

England and Wales, 2019

Higher rights of audience (Civil Proceedings), England and Wales 2019

Solicitor-Advocate of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

Junior London Solicitors Litigation Association

Solicitors’ Association of Higher Court Advocates

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2019

London

20 Old Bailey,

London,

EC4M 7AN

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