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Chambers of Richard Lynagh QC

2 CROWN OFFICE ROW, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7HJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7797 8100
Fax:
Fax 020 7797 8101
DX:
80 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.crownofficechambers.com

David Myhill

Tel:
Work 020 7797 8100
Email:
Crown Office Chambers (Chambers of Richard Lynagh QC)

Position

Specialist civil practice, with particular expertise in product liability (medical devices as well as products causing property damage), disputes involving professionals accused of negligence (including clinical negligence, as well as surveyors, accountants, brokers, IFAs and solicitors), and general commercial and insurance litigation. Clinical negligence practice involves regular instructions in high value claims for Claimants, NHS Trusts and privately insured Defendants, with regular trial experience.  Substantial product liability practice with an emphasis on medical devices, including implantable protheses and surgical equipment.  Property damage practice involves  many subrogated claims involving fires and floods (especially those caused by the failure of products such as circuit breakers or pipework) as well as subsidence claims. Insurance work includes coverage disputes, claims involving fraud, and interpretation of all forms of non-marine policies. Regularly acts in settlement negotiations including mediations and round table meetings. Highly experienced in representing parties at all forms of oral hearing, including arbitrations, trials, applications, and inquests.

Career

Called 2006; Lincolns Inn.

Languages

French (basic).

Member

PNBA; TECBAR; SCL.

Education

Exeter College, Devon; St John’’s College, Cambridge (2005 MA Hons law); Inns of Court School of Law (2006 BVC (outstanding)).


London Bar

Product liability

Within: Product liability – Leading juniors

David Myhill - Crown Office ChambersAmong the most impressive barristers in the field.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – leading juniors

David Myhill - Crown Office ChambersVery user friendly, practical and commercial.

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