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Work 0207 242 8018
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Fax 0207 611 0015
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Web:
www.daysparkes.com

John Day

Tel:
Work 020 7611 0015
Email:
Web:
daysparkes.com/core-team/john-day/
DaySparkes

Work Department

Commercial Litigation
Banking Litigation
Civil Fraud
International Arbitration
Professional Negligence

Position

Director

Career

John is a Director and co-founder of DaySparkes. John heads up the firm’s Commercial Litigation, Civil Fraud and International Arbitration groups and specialises in complex High Court and arbitral disputes, frequently of an international or multi-jurisdictional nature.  He has over 20 years’ post-qualified experience and advises on a broad range of matters, including contractual, trust, fraud, asset-tracing, partnership, joint-venture and company disputes. He is regularly instructed to advise on applications for urgent interim relief, such as worldwide freezing injunctions and disclosure orders, and is also experienced in contentious tax disputes and regulatory matters. John read law at Southampton University before completing his LPC at the College of Law, Guildford. He is a “recommended lawyer” for Commercial Litigation and Banking Litigation in the Legal 500.  Clients say that John “has excellent instincts when it comes to litigation and a very good way with clients” (Legal 500 2017).


London: Dispute resolution

Banking litigation: investment and retail

Within: Banking litigation: investment and retail

DaySparkes is a specialist litigation boutique firm, where named partners Michael Sparkes and John Day 'actually handle clients' cases, rather than delegating them to inexperienced trainees and associates'. Sparkes heads the banking litigation department, and has handled a number of complex disputes against major international banks. Day specialises in commercial fraud disputes. Gopi Binning is a dispute resolution lawyer within the firm who has extensive experience of advising on freezing orders and other forms of interim relief.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

DaySparkes is 'a class outfit that comprises super lawyers with great experience'. Commercial litigation and dispute resolution head John Day's  work frequently has an international dimension, with increasing amounts of trust, fraud, insolvency and international arbitration work. Michael Sparkes recently handled several complex disputes against international banks.

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