Oliver’s practice covers media and commercial litigation.
Oliver’s media practice focuses on online and offline privacy, defamation and reputation management concerns for high profile individuals in business, politics and private life, as well as companies in the retail, energy, aviation, healthcare and financial sectors, both in England and abroad. His media experience also covers pre-publication and post-publication matters covering a wide variety of subjects and fields, from academic publications to foreign financial reporting, as well as the obtaining of injunctive relief to restrain the misuse (and media exploitation) of confidential corporate information.
Oliver’s commercial disputes practice focuses on breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty cases. He also has considerable experience with pre-action issues and in interim relief (including obtaining a worldwide freezing injunction before the High Court) and he continues to advise clients in relation to such matters. Oliver is experienced in Commercial Court, Mercantile Court, general Queen’s Bench and Chancery Division commercial litigation, including some of the heavyweight Russian and Middle Eastern litigation of recent years. He also has experience in financial sector disputes (particularly in relation to private equity), professional negligence and oil & gas litigation, pursuing individuals and entities both in England and abroad.