Gerry Facenna QC is a leading barrister in Administrative law, Data Protection, EU law, Regulatory disputes and Telecommunications. His practice covers a wide range of advisory and litigation work in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors, including in relation to competition law, data protection and information rights, and almost all aspects of EU law. He has extensive experience of advising and acting for corporate clients, the Government, and regulators, including many cases before the highest domestic courts and the European Court of Justice.
He is a contributing author to the leading textbook Information Rights: Law and Practice (Hart, 2014). Chambers & Partners UK Bar Guide describes him as “a great strategist and a superb advocate”; “utterly dedicated to securing the best outcome for his clients”; and “commercial, adept and fearless in court”. The UK Legal 500 describes Gerry as “a master of tactics”; who “gives sound, practical advice” and “incorporates huge amounts of factual information into laser-focused legal arguments”.