David Casement QC


Year of Call: 1992 Year of Silk: 2008

The “eminent” David Casement QC wins plaudits for his work on company, commercial and trust litigation.

Chambers UK 2013

Practice Overview

David Casement QC is a silk specialising in chancery and commercial litigation. He is regularly instructed in large-scale disputes involving company, LLP and partnership disputes advising and representing companies, directors, shareholders, members and partners. He covers the full range of commercial litigation such as banking, finance and securities and professional negligence. He also specialises in all aspects of insolvency litigation and has acted for office-holders and third parties in corporate and personal insolvency disputes. David has acted for claimants and defendants in commercial fraud litigation and asset tracing across multiple jurisdictions.  David has also represented trustees and beneficiaries in trust litigation including the liability of trustees and obtaining information regarding assets and the terms of settlements.

David was appointed as a Part-time Judge (Recorder) in 2005, a Queen's Counsel in 2008 and Deputy High Court Judge (Queen’s Bench and Chancery Division) in 2013. David is a member of the Bar of England and Wales, the Bar of Ireland and the Bar of Northern Ireland.

News & Events

  • News

    David Casement QC appointed to NADP

    Serle Court is delighted to announce that David Casement QC has been appointed a legal member of the National Anti-Doping... Read More

  • “not just an excellent technical lawyer but also highly commercially oriented.”

    Chambers UK 2013
  • “authoritative and polite. He is persuasive and forceful when he needs to be and has an ability to adapt to circumstances.” Peers further say that “his pleadings and written work are extremely good. He has an ability to pitch the document at the right level.”

    Chambers UK 2013

Appointments

Irish Bar 1997

Recorder 2005

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association

Northern Circuit Commercial Bar Association

Awards

Chambers UK

Ranked - Leading Barrister

News & Events

  • News

    David Casement QC appointed to NADP

    Serle Court is delighted to announce that David Casement QC has been appointed a legal member of the National Anti-Doping... Read More