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Chambers of Paul Brown QC and Rupert Warren QC.

Living Wage
180 FLEET STREET, LONDON, EC4A 2HG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7430 1221
Fax:
Fax 020 7421 6060
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1042 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.landmarkchambers.co.uk

David Holland QC

Tel:
Work 020 7430 1221
Email:
Landmark Chambers (Chambers of Paul Brown QC and Rupert Warren QC.)

Position

The core of David Holland’s practice is all forms of property litigation. He also practices in the areas of professional negligence and costs. David acts for all types of client in all types of dispute within his specialist areas. His clients range from individual householders to the largest property developers and landowners. He has represented local authorities, firms of solicitors and representative bodies.
David can accept instructions under the Bar Council’s Public Access scheme.
Recent highlights have included: persuading the Court of Appeal to overturn a finding of fact in a 1954 Act claim; acting for the Law Society and Bar Council in the landmark case of Denton v White; acting for a former landlord in a dilapidations claim against a well-known multi-national company which settled just before trial with the payment of over £5m in damages; acting for the landlord in the largest and most significant 1954 Act renewal case for many years; acting for TV personality Noel Edmonds in a claim against a former business partner; successfully arguing in the High Court that an AGA given by an original tenant’s guarantor was void; acting on behalf of several landowners in successfully claiming a prescriptive right to park.
In addition to his judicial appointments, David also acts as an arbitrator and expert.

Career

Called 1986; QC 2011; practiced 29 Bedford Row and joined Landmark Chambers September 2002; part time Judge of the First-tier Tribunal (Property Chamber); appointed a Recorder in 2016.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; Property Bar Association; Professional Negligence Bar Association.

Education

Campbell College, Belfast; Pembroke College, Cambridge; School of Law, University of Toronto (where he was a Commonwealth scholar).

Leisure

Watching test match cricket, food and wine; member of Lancashire CCC, Surrey CCC and of the MCC; Arsenal season ticket holder.


London Bar

Costs

Within: Costs – Leading silks

David Holland QC - Landmark ChambersA very clever and safe pair of hands.

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Property litigation and agriculture

Within: Property litigation – Leading silks

David Holland QC - Landmark ChambersA bright and tenacious individual, who inspires confidence.

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