1COR’s annual Ghulam Hussain Volleyball Cup featured in The Argus - Aug 2019
David has rapidly developed a successful practice across a number of specialist areas of Chambers work. He is happy to accept instructions across the full range of civil work. His practice ranges from dealing with high value professional negligence claims and commercial disputes, to assisting in a cost-effective manner with low value personal injury claims. He has extensive experience of general civil litigation, including: personal insolvency, mortgage possession, landlord and tenant, debt recovery, charging orders, orders for sale, interim applications, case management hearings and infant approval hearings.
He has extensive advocacy experience, appearing in Court on an almost daily basis since joining Chambers. David also has a strong paperwork practice and is happy to assist in an advisory capacity in a practical, cost sensitive manner.
David has excellent client care skills, with his friendly and no-nonsense approach being commended by both instructing solicitors and lay clients. David prides himself on helping clients to find practical solutions to minimize the stress and cost of their legal disputes.
Prior to joining Chambers, David worked for the Council of the Inns of Court (COIC) on the Disciplinary Tribunals and Hearings Review chaired by Desmond Browne QC. He worked extensively with senior barristers and members of the judiciary; assisting with complex areas of law as well as providing pragmatic, and often inventive, solutions to problems. David was commended in the Review Group’s Final Report for his gifted and assiduous work. Whilst at COIC, he supported and advised the Tribunals Appointments Body with the recruitment of panel members to sit on barrister disciplinary hearings.View full profile »
1COR’s annual Ghulam Hussain Volleyball Cup is here! - Jul 2019
1COR getting ready to rack the balls for tonight’s Brighton Metro Bank Professionals Pool League - May 2019
1COR to compete again at the Brighton Metro Bank Pool League - Feb 2019
Cheer on 1COR at the Brighton Metro Bank Pool League - Jan 2019
Vanessa Long and David Lewis-Hall Judge OUP Moot at University of Brighton - Nov 2018
Transforming the Profession: IBC Clerk’s Conference 2018 - Nov 2018
David Lewis-Hall to speak at Commercial Seminar for SO Legal on 18 October - Oct 2018
David Lewis-Hall successful in application to set aside charging order in favour of Legal Aid Agency for criminal legal aid contribution - May 2018
1COR Brighton juniors speak to aspiring lawyers at the University of Brighton Law Ball - Mar 2018
Raising money for London Legal Support Trust - Jun 2017
David Lewis-Hall successful in taxi licensing appeal in High Court - Nov 2015
Crown Office Row Judge the Junior Debating Competition at Sussex University - Apr 2015
David Lewis-Hall and our Pupil Charlotte Morrish ran the Brighton Marathon - Apr 2014
When is expert evidence not expert evidence? Evidence falling outside CPR Part 35 - May 2013