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Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

125 WOOD STREET, LONDON, EC2V 7AW, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7457 3000
Fax:
Fax 020 7457 3240
DX:
42605 CHEAPSIDE
Email:
Web:
www.penningtonslaw.com

Donald Lambert

Tel:
Work 020 7457 3167
Email:
Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Work Department

Commercial dispute resolution, real estate litigation.

Position

Partner specialising in commercial litigation and arbitration work, including physical commodities and a wide range of real estate disputes.

Career

Articled Penningtons; qualified 1985; partner 1998.

Member

London Court of International Arbitration; Property Litigation Association; London Solicitors Litigation Association; Arbitration Panel of Minor Metals Trades Association.

Education

Hitchin Boys’ Grammar School; Christ Church, Oxford.


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP is experienced in specialist areas such as group action litigation, banking and finance disputes, defamation and reputation management, cybercrime, product liability, and IP and IT matters. Rustam Dubash heads the department, Richard Marshall leads the international litigation and arbitration team, and David Niven heads the professional negligence and group actions practice. Also highly regarded are Philip D’Costa, Alex Fox, Dan Hyde, John Doherty, Donald Lambert and Noel McMichael. David O’Brien was made partner.

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London: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Property litigation

Acting for landlords and tenants alike, Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP's client portfolio includes investment managers, office occupiers, retailers and charities alongside residential landlords and tenants. In the commercial property space, the team led by Donald Lambert is particularly active in contested lease renewals and tenant insolvency matters, while, in the residential property sphere, the group is adept at assisting with the recovery of service charges and lease matters. Handling development-related work, including various neighbourly issues and restrictive covenants, as well as social housing litigation are other key areas of expertise. Housing association specialist Ben Robinson made partner in April 2018.

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