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Pitmans LLP

107 CHEAPSIDE, LONDON, EC2V 6DN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work +44 345 222 9222
Fax:
Fax +44 118 958 5097
Email:
Web:
www.pitmans.com

David Archer

Tel:
Work 020 7634 4651
Email:
LB Claims

Work Department

Litigation, insolvency and pensions.

Position

David has over 30 years’ experience in restructuring & insolvency  with particular expertise in pensions and insolvency litigation, professional negligence claims, trust claims and independent trustee appointments, non-executive director and family trust appointments,commercial and private client litigation.

Career

Articled Norton Rose; qualified 1985; seconded to Tower Hamlets Law Centre 1985; solicitor Norton Rose 1986-88; solicitor and barrister of Supreme Courts of New South Wales and Victoria, Baker & McKenzie 1989-90; Clifford Chance, London 1991-92; partner Pitmans 1992 to date; director of PTL 1994 to date.

Member

R3; Insol Europe; Law Society.

Education

Cheltenham College; London School of Economics (1981 LLB Hons).


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Pitmans LLP hired Donna Goldsworthy, formerly at Irwin Mitchell. The practice is best known for disputes involving real estate, IT, finance, pensions, media and entertainment, and fraud. David Archer heads the London litigation team; and Denise Fawcett is also a key litigator.

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London: Human resources

Pensions

Within: Pensions

Pitmans LLP's team of 'highly competent lawyers establish a good working relationship with clients' and 'provide pragmatic, clear and commercial advice in a timely fashion'. Department head Chris Netiatis is 'astute and personable' and handles transactional work, liability reductions and regulatory issues; he recently advised the trustees of the Olivetti (UK) Limited Pension and Life Assurance Scheme on benefit corrections and handled the establishment of a final salary scheme for the trustees of the Fire Brigades Union Pension Scheme. Clients also single out litigator David Archer and Denise Fawcett, who is experienced in insolvency matters and regulatory work.

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