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Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7DS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Fax:
Fax 020 7910 8400
DX:
239 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.7kbw.co.uk

David Allen QC

Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Email:
7 King's Bench Walk (Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in all aspects of commercial law, including insurance, reinsurance, sale of goods, carriage of goods, banking, energy; professional negligence. Sample cases: Jones v Congregational and General Insurance [2003] (insurance fraud, construction Access to Justice Act 1999); Nippon Yusen Kubishiki Kaisha v Golden Strait Corporation [2003] (charterparty construction); Neo Investments v Cargil [2001] (practice); John v Wyeth v Cigna [2001] (New York law insurance); Glencore v Metro Trading [1999] (jurisdiction); Skandra v Thames Water [1999] (statutory tort); Yukong v Rendsburg [1998] (piercing the corporate veil); Hewett & Co v Sinclair Roche & Temperley [1997] (solicitors’ undertaking).

Career

Qualified 1990; publications: ‘Company Law and the Human Rights Act 1998’ (Butterworths 2000).

Member

Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors; Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Education

BSc; LLB; LLM; FRICS; MCIArb.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

David Allen QC - 7 King's Bench WalkA real expert when it comes to complex legal issues.

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Commodities

Within: Commodities – Leading silks

David Allen QC - 7 King's Bench WalkA tough shipping and commodities barrister.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

David Allen QC - 7 King's Bench WalkA highly knowledgeable commercial silk who is known for his excellent advocacy.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading silks

David Allen QC - 7 King's Bench WalkAn excellent barrister and advocate, his desire to win is most impressive.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading silks

David Allen QC - 7 King's Bench WalkHe is very able.

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