Door opens to phone hacking claims against Mirror Group newspapers.

The verdicts in the criminal phone hacking trial against individuals associated with the now-defunct News of the World have been delivered — including the acquittal on all counts of Rebekah Brooks, former chief executive of News International, and the conviction of Andy Coulson, her former deputy and former No 10 director of communications, of conspiracy to hack phones.

With pending criminal charges for other News UK employees remaining, Hamlins LLP Media Partner Chris Hutchings today delivered a feature in The Times, talking about Phone hacking civil claims heating up through Operation Golding.

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Along with Operation Golding, phone-hacking victims also continue to be contacted by the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) under Operation Pinetree: if you are concerned that you may be a victim of phone hacking, please contact our team:

Christopher Hutchings: 0207 355 6104