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Farrer & Co | Ed Perkins, Trainee


Ed is a second year trainee.

After a career in television news at the BBC and ITN, Ed joined the Royal Household, where he became Press Secretary to Prince William, Prince Harry and the Duchess of Cambridge. He was previously Deputy Press Secretary to The Queen, Press Secretary to Prince Andrew and Head of News at Buckingham Palace. He has considerable experience in providing pre- and post-publication advice to individuals and organisations on issues relating to defamation, privacy and harassment.

  • Ed was appointed to the Royal Victorian Order in the 2015 New Year Honours List.

    He holds an MA and PhD from the University of Cambridge and a commission in the Army Reserve.

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