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Chambers of Richard Lynagh QC
Crown Office Chambers
2 CROWN OFFICE ROW, TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 7HJ
England

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Construction

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

David Sears QCCrown Office ChambersHe is a superb silk.

Crown Office Chambers is a ‘go-to‘ chambers for construction disputes across the building, infrastructure, and telecoms sectors. The ‘highly regarded‘ Andrew Rigney QC was lead counsel for the successful respondent in Mears Ltd v Cosplan and Othersa landmark decision on a £35m dispute in which the Court of Appeal considered the meaning of ‘practical completion’. Elsewhere, David Sears QC acted for the funders in Bank of Scotland Plc v Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust, a TCC case which arose out of the interaction of a number of complex funding and other agreements with potential consequences for the NHS trust.

London Bar > Insurance and reinsurance

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 5

David Sears QCCrown Office ChambersHe is a gifted advocate.

London Bar > Professional negligence

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

David Sears QCCrown Office ChambersHe is able to distil issues quickly.