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Dean Armstrong QC Barrister at The 36 Group


Dean Armstrong QC is a highly experienced Barrister who has been involved in some of the highest profile cases of the last decade. He has a City background, having been employed by blue chip corporates and major City Solicitors and has advised on mergers and acquisitions, directors and shareholders rights and obligations, and set up the regulatory regime for a major multinational.

"He is an accomplished silk who has real-world commercial experience garnered in the City of London. Sources applaud him for his superior client service, mastery of the facts in a case, and effective advocacy"

Chambers & Partners 2017

"A class act with devastatingly effective powers of cross-examination"

Legal 500 2015

Dean is involved in all matters cyber and he is co author of Cyber Security Law and Practice, an authoritative and thorough textbook in this new area. Dean lectures extensively on this subject and, in recent times, has advised high profile entities on GDPR and the consequences of a data breach. Dean has also advised the Law Commission on proposed changes to domestic data protection law. Most recently, Dean has been commissioned to write a groundbreaking textbook on the regulation of Blockchain and cryptocurrency

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