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David White Partner T:01625 704118 M:07920 072449

A commercial dispute resolution lawyer.

David advises claimants and defendants on a range of commercial litigation including breach of contract and fiduciary duty claims, disputes between partners, shareholders and directors, cases of professional negligence, debt recovery and insolvency matters and situations where injunctions are needed to limit commercial damage.

David acts for clients throughout the UK in a broad range of sectors, although the main focus of his work in recent years has been in the utilities sector where clients include E.ON UK plc and Gazprom Energy.

Examples of David’s recent work includes:

  • defending claims for injunctive relief in the utilities sector;
  • successfully defending a client in the utilities sector in a test claim brought by SME customers;
  • bringing a claim valued at more than £6 million for breach of contract, estoppel and constructive trust against the executors of a deceased person’s estate; and
  • recovering a considerable sum of money for a plc client for breach of contract while having to manage highly sensitive political and public relations issues surrounding the case.