Dan Lavender Partner

Dan specialises in city and financial services litigation and investigations.

He is experienced in managing and resolving major multi-jurisdiction litigation. Dan often advises on cases where the client’s reputation and business are under severe threat.

What people are saying


"The 'exceptional' Dan Lavender is a respected adviser acting on a range of contentious matters in the financial services space. He regularly represents financial institutions faced with civil and criminal investigation for alleged regulatory breaches such as rate rigging."

Chambers UK 2019

"Clients say: 'He is incredibly knowledgeable and immediately has a command of the situation - he can give you on-the-spot advice that is right and sensible'."

Chambers UK 2019

"Dan Lavender provides a 'stellar service' on contentious matters."

The UK Legal 500 2018

"[Dan is] an excellent strategist who inspires confidence in clients, sees to the heart of the issues and delivers practical, commercial advice."

Chambers UK 2017

"Dan Lavender is a well-known litigator who receives particular praise for his practical approach to large-scale financial investigations and his handling of sensitive client issues. He is very experienced in related litigation spanning multiple jurisdictions."

Chambers UK 2016

"Dan Lavender is noted for his expertise in multi-jurisdictional contentious matters, particularly for his thoughtful approach and 'impeccable client control'. Peers regard him highly for being 'unflappable, calm, and he will fight his corner in difficult circumstances. He's very assiduous and has a common-sense approach'."

Chambers UK 2015

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