Independent • Impartial • Invaluable
Two leading music industry copyright experts, Ivan Chandler and Christian Siddell, have joined forces to provide an innovative expert musicology service.

Through their combined knowledge, experience and expertise Chandler & Siddell bring a fresh, streamlined approach to music copyright analysis.

DO YOU HAVE A MUSIC COPYRIGHT CONCERN?
Chandler & Siddell offer their clients a commitment to the case with a prompt and thorough grasp of issues and evidence. They take a practical and unbiased approach in all aspects of their work whilst maintaining client confidentiality.

EXPERTS IN FORENSIC MUSICOLOGY
The musicology service includes the provision of clear analytical reports to support the resolution of infringement concerns or disputes. Chandler & Siddell have a proven track record in helping to resolve copyright concerns and are regularly instructed and recommended by leading law firms, major music publishers, global advertising agencies, film and TV production companies and insurance companies.

OUR SERVICES
Chandler & Siddell are available for single project engagements or ongoing consultancy. Our services include:

  • Comparisons of musical works and recordings
  • Investigative and informative research
  • Digital sampling analysis
  • Short and long form reports
  • Quantitative and qualitative assessments


When required to do so, Chandler & Siddell are able to act as expert witnesses in a court of law.

RECENT WORK
Most recently, Chandler & Siddell were instructed as expert witness by lawyers acting for the defence in the Anthony Cole v The Prodigy High Court case.

CONTACT
Chandler & Siddell are based in London and the South East. If you have a music copyright concern, no matter how big or small, for an initial consultation please contact us on:

T. +44 (0) 20 7924 7636
E. music@chandlerandsiddell.com