Shomik Datta > Cornerstone Barristers > London, England > Lawyer Profile
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Property; landlord and tenant; commercial disputes.
Shomik is a property and commercial litigator with almost two decades of experience. A highly regarded practitioner, his client base includes large PLCs, property developers, local authorities, registered providers and high net-worth individuals. Examples of his recent cases include enforcement of a £15m restoration obligation relating to a mine, numerous disputes with former employees concerning restrictive covenants and confidentiality provisions, a right of light dispute concerning a development in Milton Keynes, and a successful application to modify a freehold restive covenant in order to permit a development in Cambridge.
Called 2000 by Gray’s Inn. Formerly head of Property and Commercial Group at 42 Bedford Row. Joined Cornerstone in January 2013.
Property Bar Association (PBA); Social Housing Law Association (SHLA).
Loughborough Grammar School; Magdalen College, Oxford (MA Jurisprudence); Inns of Court School of Law (BVC).
Shomik often attempts to play, but is now more comfortable watching, cricket, football and a variety of more arcane sports. He has an avid interest in all forms of music, and is slave to two daughters.