Charles is a Partner in the Music and Commercial teams. He is widely recognised as a leading practitioner in music law as well as theatre and IT.

He has over 25 years’ experience which started in house at EMI Records so he is familiar with the workings of record companies from the inside. He represents a number of leading artists and labels on both traditional issues and on how they are impacted by new technology and on-line rights. He regularly advises musicians, labels and brands on events, endorsements and licensing agreements, often with an international element.

Charles is highly regarded for his industry knowledge and for his practical and commercial approach.