James Ware Stephenson solicitors work extensively with the creative and entertainment sectors, including digital media, music, film, tv, fashion, photography and digital games.  We have considerable experience in musical and straight theatre and other forms of live entertainment.  

As a boutique firm we are quick, cost-effective and client focused.


At the heart of our practice is a deep understanding of the creative industries and the legal factors that underpin our clients’ commercial and professional success. We are creative lawyers in a creative environment.

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We are located at Somerset House and are delighted to be a part of its creative community.