Jenny Afia

Partner, London

Jenny helps the world's most successful people have more privacy and protect their reputations. She is the Head of the Legal Team at Schillings and leads its entertainment practice. In addition to being ranked as a leader in her field in Chambers & Partners, the Spear's 500 and the Spear's Reputation Management index, she is also recognised in the Billboard’s 2020 Top Music Lawyers and won Spears' Reputation and Defamation Lawyer of the Year in 2015.

Jenny is a member of the Children's Commissioner's Task Force on Growing Up in the Digital Age and on the Board of the Arts Depot, an award-winning arts centre in North London. Jenny regularly writes on privacy and reputation for the HuffPost and other publications.

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We need to find commercial models that don’t infringe people’s basic human right to privacy

Jenny Afia talks to the Metro on Instagram’s 10th birthday and explains why the platform has done so well, where it needs to improve an...

6 October 2020

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Let's hope tough new rules on children's online data collection deliver, and give parents peace of mind

Did you know that, as of last week, children’s online privacy is protected by default… literally? Jenny Afia explains to City AM why th...

8 September 2020

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Jenny Afia - Billboard’s 2020 Top Music Lawyers

Jenny Afia, Partner and Head of Entertainment and Legal, has been recognised in the Billboard’s 2020 Top Music Lawyers.

29 July 2020

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Can artists safeguard their privacy when under the media spotlight?

Jenny Afia comments in Music Week's special report, ‘This Means Law’.

20 November 2019

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A campaigner's view: Jenny Afia

Jenny Afia talks to Headland Consultancy

29 May 2019

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Time to Tackle Tech’s Exploitative Relationship | SCHILLINGS

Jenny Afia writes for City A.M.

19 June 2018

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Rough Justice

Is a lack of funding to blame for recent courtroom errors?

23 May 2018

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Digital Baggage: Young And Old

Jenny Afia writes for The Huffington Post

15 January 2018

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Jenny Afia Wins Lawyer of the Year | SCHILLINGS

Jenny's reputation and defamation credentials recognised by Spear's

27 October 2015

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