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David Bailey

Healys LLP

  • Solicitor
  • SRA ID:151848
  • 01/11/1991

  • South East
  • 8-9 Old Steine
    East Sussex
    BN1 1EJ


David qualified in 1991 and was a partner in Sprecher Grier Halberstam now Shakespeare Martineau before joining Healys in 2016.

David deals with all aspects of commercial litigation including professional negligence against solicitors, surveyors, accountants and other advisors, and mortgage-related litigation. Other areas of work include recoveries, commercial fraud and property litigation.

David has built his financial dispute practice over the past couple of decades by focusing on finance disputes, particularly lender oriented litigation and professional negligence and fraud claims. David combines clear leadership with a hands on approach and has developed an impressive track record of optimising recoveries for his clients. He is directly involved in cases, being passionate about developing practical, commercial solutions.

David is acknowledged as one of the UK’s leading professional negligence litigators by the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, describing him as, “amenable, thorough and dedicated”; with “extensive knowledge of legal issues.”

Areas of Expertise

  • A PNLA Lender Claims Group Member
  • Architects
  • Barristers
  • Engineers
  • Estate Agents
  • Solicitor - Commercial Property
  • Solicitor - Residential Conveyancing
  • Solicitors
  • Surveyors
  • Valuers