BBC The presenter at the center of the “sex pics” scandal has taken a significant step by hiring a top law firm. the daily telegraph Reported, as the controversy has sparked global outrage.
BBC The star has reportedly hired specialist privacy and media lawyers at a well-known UK law firm – Harbottle & Lewis.
The firm recruited by the presenter is reportedly used by the royal family.
A leading UK-based law firm, Harbottle & Lewis focuses on private clients and the technology, media and entertainment sectors.
According to the firm, they have a wide range of clients including start-ups and multinational companies.
“Our clients range from start-ups to multinationals, from household names to private individuals and their family offices. For over 60 years, we have worked for some of the most creative, talented and successful people, businesses and corporates legal requirements,” the firm’s website states.
Some of the services provided by the firm include commercial litigation, investments, joint ventures, venture capital funds and angel investors, data security and data privacy, and defamation and privacy.
The allegations against an unnamed presenter emerged last week after reports claimed an unnamed top-rated TV star paid more than £35,000 for explicit sexual photographs of the teenager three years ago, when they were 17. Were.
The mother of the alleged recipient blames the presenter for her child’s cocaine addiction.
Whereas BBC has refused to publicly name the presenter, international pressure on the broadcasting service is immense.
The Sunday presenter was suspended following the claims; However, the UK broadcaster has refused to give a timeline, saying it is “impossible” to predict the timeline.