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3 LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS, LONDON, WC2A 3AA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 9700
Fax:
Fax 020 7539 4701
DX:
340 LONDON / CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.sinclairgibson.com

Damon Parker

Tel:
Work 020 7539 4740
Email:
Sinclair Gibson LLP

Work Department

Litigation.

Position

Damon leads the firm's Litigation department. He has established the firm's innovative approach to litigation case management and litigation funding and is a recognized market leader.  He was listed in The Lawyer’s Hot 100 in 2016 and is recommended in Chambers & Partners as one of the leading practitioners in his field which notes that he "is very balanced. He takes everything in his stride and exudes confidence, which is good for the client.

He represents a diverse range of private and corporate clients reflecting the breadth of the firm's litigation practice.  Damon has extensive experience representing claimants in large group actions in financial services litigation with a particular focus on shareholder disputes and investment loss claims.  Alongside this, Damon also maintains a thriving contentious trust, probate and tax practice.

Damon is head of the legal team acting for a large number of institutional and retail investors in their claim against the directors of Lloyds Bank and Lloyds Banking Group for breaches of fiduciary duty in relation to Lloyds TSB's acquisition of HBOS in 2009.   

He is a regular speaker on securities litigation and corporate governance and has made multiple presentations to institutional investors including speaking at the Institutional Shareholder Services Annual Conference in Miami and the ISS Securities Class Action Service conference in New York during 2015. Damon has also appeared on CNBC in connection with the Lloyds-HBOS litigation.

Career

Damon is one of Harcus Sinclair's founding partners and the head of its litigation department.

Member

Member of ACTAPS. Board member of AMAR, a charity that works in the Middle East with impoverished and disadvantaged people. Holds an active role in the Elliot Foundation, a charitable multi-academy trust.

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