Skip to content
BARRISTER PROFILE

XXIV Old Buildings

David Brownbill QC

London, UK UK Bar Guide 2022 Ranked in 4 departments

Barrister profile for UK Bar 2022

Profile view:
UK Bar 2022

This individual is also ranked in:

Global 2021 High Net Worth 2021

Chambers Review

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

UK Bar
Chancery: Commercial - London (Bar)

Band 3

David Brownbill QC
Strengths: "Has a fantastic knowledge of trust law and offshore jurisdictions."
Recent work: Instructed in Lemberga v Serillo PTC Ltd and Others, claims in the Gibraltar court concerning the management of a private trust company structure that raised issues of the scope of the court’s equitable jurisdiction.
Learn more about this team View ranking table
Chancery: Traditional - London (Bar)

Band 1

David Brownbill QC
David Brownbill QC is a highly respected silk whose broad traditional chancery practice includes frequent instructions in complex matters both onshore and offshore. He is also noted for the depth of his technical knowledge.
Strengths: "Thinks outside the box and brings great creativity to his analysis."
Recent work: Appeared in the Supreme Court of Bermuda on behalf of trustees of a trust structure said to be worth in the region of £5 billion. This case concerned an attempt by a group of beneficiaries to remove the trustees.
Learn more about this team View ranking table
Offshore - London (Bar)

Band 1

David Brownbill QC
David Brownbill QC is a natural choice for the most complex and contentious trusts litigation. He is frequently called upon to handle work in the Channel Islands, the BVI and the Cayman Islands. His specialism lies in multi-jurisdictional and high-value traditional and commercial chancery work. Brownbill is particularly sought after for claims arising out of liquidation and insolvency.
Strengths: "He is committed, cordial, and it is a fantastic experience working with him." "David is really great. He's been very good at offshore work and legislative changes."
Learn more about this team View ranking table
Trusts - London (Bar)

Band 1

David Brownbill QC
David Brownbill QC is noted for his strong track record in private client litigation and has specific expertise in trust law. He is the editor of leading textbook 'International Trust Laws' and is often instructed in high-profile offshore disputes. His expertise also extends to trust issues in the context of investment funds.
Strengths: "He is an excellent technical trusts lawyer who really gets into the weeds of cases. He is very, very good at getting his head across the important detail in a case."
View ranking table

This individual is also ranked in:

Global 2021 High Net Worth 2021

This page contains Chambers Research content only

Enhance your profile to connect with potential clients

View other individuals ranked in this Guide

Band 2

Daniel Jowell

Brick Court Chambers

Commercial Dispute Resolution, London (Bar)

Band 2

Gerry Facenna

Monckton Chambers

Administrative & Public Law, London (Bar)

Band 1

Jonathan Crow

4 Stone Buildings

Administrative & Public Law, London (Bar)

Band 4

Tom Little

9 Gough Chambers

Administrative & Public Law, London (Bar)

Band 3

James Goudie

11KBW

Administrative & Public Law, London (Bar)

Band 1

Richard Handyside

Fountain Court Chambers

Commercial Dispute Resolution, London (Bar)

Band 5

PJ Kirby

Gatehouse Chambers

Commercial Dispute Resolution, London (Bar)

Band 4

Graham Chapman

4 New Square

Commercial Dispute Resolution, London (Bar)

Band 4

Julian Milford

11KBW

Administrative & Public Law, London (Bar)