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David Mumford QC

London, UK UK Bar Guide 2021 Ranked in 7 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Company , Partnership , Chancery: Commercial , Fraud: Civil , Offshore , Commercial Dispute Resolution
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Banking & Finance - London (Bar)

Band 2

David Mumford QC
Has significant expertise in areas including commercial chancery, banking and civil fraud. His financial disputes practice has recently focused on bond disputes, debt recovery and issues of fraud and insolvency in the industry. He is also experienced in resolving disputes through alternative means such as arbitration.
Strengths: "I marvel at the elegance with which he presents extremely complicated cases." "A fantastic, creative barrister, dogged and very hard-working. He'll go very far for his clients."
Recent work: Acted for the State of Qatar against Banque Havilland in a claim for conspiracy arising out of an international scheme to cause a run on the value of its issued bonds and a collapse in its currency.
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Company - London (Bar)

Band 2

David Mumford QC
A well-regarded silk who often appears in high-profile company and commercial disputes. He takes instructions from banks, high net worth individuals and well-known corporations, and routinely appears in international disputes. He displays expertise in shareholder disputes, unlawful dividend claims and issues of directors' duty.
Strengths: "He's technically brilliant, very conscientious and passionate about his work."
Recent work: Defended Tesco against a number of shareholder disputes arising out of its 2014 accounting scandal.
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Partnership - London (Bar)

Band 2

David Mumford QC
Specialises in the litigation or arbitration of partnership-related disputes arising in a commercial context, including matters involving LLP structures. He is also well versed in partnership disputes involving property development. He frequently handles both litigation and arbitration.
Strengths: "Very engaged and knows what he is doing. He provides exactly what the client wants and needs."
Recent work: Appeared in Reuben v Ruimy, acting for well-known French property developers in defence of two claims brought by David and Simon Reuben (the British entrepreneurs and reputedly the 60th wealthiest individuals in the world), who alleged a joint venture to develop commercial properties in Romania and Germany.
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Chancery: Commercial - London (Bar)

Band 2

David Mumford QC
Strengths: "He very calm and measured - he's so sophisticated in his approach." "A very effective operator who truly knows the law. He can marshal the details of the case brilliantly and is a very, very safe pair of hands."
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Fraud: Civil - London (Bar)

Band 3

David Mumford QC
Appears in substantial pieces of civil fraud litigation arising out of such issues as dishonest assistance and the misappropriation of assets. He is skilled at employing legal tools such as search, seizure and disclosure orders.
Strengths: "He is very bright and provides clear advice." "The quality of his written work is very high." "He is excellent - cool, calm and collected and always on top of the papers."
Recent work: Acted for the State of Qatar in a claim against Banque Havilland for conspiracy arising out of an international scheme to cause a run on the value of its issued bonds and a collapse in its currency.
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Offshore - London (Bar)

Band 3

David Mumford QC
Often instructed in matters relating to civil fraud and breach of trust cases, among other complex disputes regarding offshore assets. He has experience working in the BVI, Jersey and Singapore.
Strengths: "He is an extremely able advocate - incredibly hard-working and very, very good."
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Commercial Dispute Resolution - London (Bar)

Band 2

David Mumford QC
Strengths: "A popular choice in the commercial field, he's a very clever barrister with a wonderful advocacy style, who is a wonderful team player."
Recent work: Defended Tesco against claims brought by institutional shareholders arising out of its 2014 accounting scandal.
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