11 KBW launches information law group

11 King’s Bench Walk is launching a dedicated information law practice group. The group will be led by Timothy Pitt-Payne and will bring together the chambers’ work in the fields of data protection, freedom of information, information sharing, privacy law and confidential information/ trade secrets. Clients include numerous public sector and private sector bodies, as well as the Information Commissioner, who is the statutory watchdog for freedom of information and data protection legislation.