Gerald C. Facenna

Year of Call: 2006

Gerry Facenna


B.A. (Hons) University of Cambridge

M.A. University of Cambridge

LL.B. University of Edinburgh

Special interests


Media, defamation and privacy

Planning and Environmental

Public law, including judicial review and human rights


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Gerry Facenna’s practice covers wide range of commercial, regulatory and public law.

He is particularly experienced in competition law, civil liberties, data protection, EU law, judicial review, telecoms and utilities regulation. He is called to the Bars of England & Wales (2001; Silk 2016); Scotland (2006) and Ireland (2018) and appears frequently as an advocate in a range of UK courts and specialist tribunals and in the EU Court of Justice.