CBE Partner, Finers Stephens Innocent
Mark Stephens is an international lawyer, broadcaster, writer and lecturer who has undertaken high-profile cases in the UK and abroad. Stephens specialises in international, appellate and complex litigation, human rights, intellectual property, art and cultural property, defamation, privacy, data protection and freedom of information and has carved out a niche in international comparative media law and regulation. He was appointed to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s Free Expression advisory board and was named a Champion for the Community Legal Service by the Lord Chancellor. He advises a number of governments, chairs several bodies and is a qualified mediator.