- contract litigation including sale of goods and services
- professional negligence
- insurance and banking
- company disputes and partnerships
- intellectual property: copyright, trademarks and passing off
- drafting commercial contracts and standard terms
Some notable cases
Lavin v Hawayek (2017) setting aside default judgment; partnership dispute
Waterfall v HSBC (2008, HC) LTL 13/1/2009
professional negligence in provision of financial services
Coupers Partnerships Ltd v Basarik (2007, CA)  EWCA Civ 40
contractual interpretation of a ratings agency contract and the condition upon which fee is due
T&N v Royal Sun Alliance (2003, HC, CA)  EWHC 1016 (Ch)
asbestos insurance case; CA – successful case management appeal, led by Christopher Moger QC and Jeffrey Terry.
Also acted in substantial commercial arbitrations which can’t be named for reasons of confidentiality, including as a junior to leading commercial silk Clive Freedman QC in particular regarding biotech contracts, other commercial contracts and partnership disputes.
David acts in a range of property matters ranging from neighbour disputes, through to commercial property and conveyancing.
- land and real property
- conveyancing disputes
- landlord and tenant and housing
- breach of fiduciary duty and civil fraud
- equity and trusts
- family provision, wills and succession
Some notable cases
Wild v Wild (2018) EWHC 2197 (Ch),  All ER (D) 04 (Sep) Represented successful party in dispute about partnership account
Hitchen v Hitchen (2012)
series of successful contempt of court regarding partnership dispute.
Acacia Securities Ltd v Sukhram (2011)
freezing injunction, breach of fiduciary duty
Parker v Snyder (2004-5, HC)
civil fraud, led by Clive Freedman QC
David has also acted in a arbitrations which cannot be named for reasons of confidentiality, including as a junior to leading commercial silk Clive Freedman QC