Overview

David is a senior associate in the real estate disputes team, and member of the Property Litigation Association and Investment Property Forum.

David specialises in all aspects of litigation and dispute resolution relating to real estate, including landlord and tenant disputes such as rent reviews, dilapidations, forfeiture and possession claims, rent/service charge recovery and business lease renewals.

David also regularly advises on sale and purchase disputes and development disputes, including insolvency related matters and professional negligence actions.

Experience
  • Acting for the successful claimant tenant in the High Court case of Goldman Sachs International v Procession House Trustee Ltd & another (2018) which dealt with the construction of a break clause.
  • Acting for Waterstones Booksellers Limited in relation to various property management issues arising from its UK property portfolio.
  • Working on high profile and well-publicised injunctions relating to Occupy London protestors.