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Chambers of Gavin Mansfield QC

3 KING'S BENCH WALK NORTH, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7HR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7797 8600
Fax:
Fax 020 7797 8699
DX:
1047 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.littletonchambers.com

David Lascelles

Tel:
Work 020 7797 8600
Email:
Web:
www.littletonchambers.co.uk
Littleton Chambers (Chambers of Gavin Mansfield QC)

Position

Barrister.  David specialises in litigation arising from high-value commercial contracts, the sale of shares and businesses, shareholder and LLP membership, commercial fraud, and director and senior employee relations.  He is a highly-regarded commercial litigator.  

He brings a wealth of experience to the successful resolution of clients’ commercial and corporate disputes.  

Handles claims relating to the performance and termination of high-value commercial contracts; claims arising out of the sale of shares and businesses; shareholder and LLP membership disputes; commercial fraud disputes; and director and senior employee disputes. David specialises as an advocate and adviser in commercial and company law disputes. In addition to his extensive trial and interim applications experience, including in jurisdiction disputes, David has acted in arbitrations including under the ICC and LCIA rules.

In the last year alone, David has appeared as sole Counsel for Nick Candy in obtaining the dismissal of a £1.5billion commission claim and 100% of his costs, as junior counsel for the majority shareholders in House of Fraser in applying to strike out an unfair prejudice petition brought by a Mike Ashley vehicle and in numerous other high-value and high-profile disputes.

Career

Qualified 2003, Lincoln’s Inn.

Languages

French; German.

Education

University of Cambridge (Law Double First); Brasenose College, University of Oxford (MA Law).


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Juniors

David Lascelles - Littleton ChambersIncredibly logical and intelligent, and goes the extra mile by always being available.

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Company and partnership

Within: Company - Leading juniors

David Lascelles - Littleton ChambersAn excellent technical lawyer with brilliant attention to detail.

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