Mr David Halpern KC


Professonal negligence arising out of property, finance and business transactions

Directory Recommendations

“David is amazing; he is a fount of legal knowledge and his ability to pinpoint issues and form an early view is invaluable.” “Very intelligent, pragmatic and commercial.” “Very personable and extremely knowledgeable with great technical skills and a great turnaround. He pays very close attention to detail.” (Chambers & Partners 2018). "‘His knowledge is encyclopaedic, and he attacks even the most intractable legal problems with zeal and gusto." (Legal 500, 2017)  “A highly experienced silk whose broad commercial chancery experience feeds into his sophisticated professional negligence practice. He handles a broad range of claims arising from business and property disputes, and also takes on cases involving insurance elements.  He’s a first-rate analyst of the facts, and an impressive authority in chancery law. He provides excellent, clear delivery to clients.” (Chambers & Partners 2017).

Qualifications, Appointments

Deputy High Court judge, Chancery Division


One of the editors of Jackson & Powell on Professional Liabillity (5th to 7th editions)