Tim has extensive experience in legal and litigation PR, reputation management and public affairs. He is a holder of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations Communications Award for Excellence and was named “Outstanding Individual of the Year” at the Citywealth Brand Management and Reputation Awards 2019.
Tim is ranked in Chambers and Partners for his litigation support work, with the Guide describing him as “extremely proactive” and “an excellent ideas man”. The guide also recognised his understanding of legal and litigation matters, and his ability to “quickly grasp the agendas involved in a case“. The Guide also describes Tim as “a very passionate advocate for his clients. He really fights their corner and makes clients feel he is very much a part of the team. He takes very complex litigation and presents it to journalists in a way that is digestible without losing any of the accuracy.”
Tim is a regular contributor to industry publications on PR matters, including the Legal 500 Litigation Country Comparative Guide, which recently published his essays on “The role of Litigation PR both outside and inside the courtroom” and “How to integrate legal and PR strategy to optimise litigation results“. Tim has also written an Overview of Litigation PR for Chambers and Partners.
He was previously Chairman of international fashion brand Hardy Amies Plc, and City PR firm Lehmann Communications, before setting up Maltin PR.
Tim is also the author of several books on the Titanic and he wrote and presented the feature-length documentary film special ‘Titanic: Case Closed’ for National Geographic. For Titanic’s centenary, Tim also co-wrote and co-presented ‘Titanic – Minute by minute’, a three-hour live broadcast on BBC Radio 2, with Jeremy Vine, which won a Bronze Award at the Sony Radio Awards, and the Grand Award and a Gold Award at the New York Radio Awards.