Magnus Boyd

Partner, London

Magnus specialises in acting for global businesses and high-net worth individuals on privacy and defamation matters. He advises clients from around the world on managing unwanted media attention and is well respected for his work in libel, privacy, copyright, and data protection cases. He is frequently called upon before stories are published or broadcast to prevent inaccuracy and stop businesses and prominent individuals from being defamed or private information being published.

Magnus also advises on information security and manages the risk to reputation that arises in the event of data breaches and data loss. In addition, he regularly leads on cases against Big Tech concerning data issues.

Magnus has previously been recognised as a key practitioner to note in the Legal 500 in addition to being ranked in Chambers’ Defamation & Reputation Management directory. He is also included in Spear's 2022 Best Reputation and Privacy Lawyers for High-Net-Worth Individuals.