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David Dearman Partner - Forensic and Investigation Services

David has considerable experience of preparing expert reports and advising instructing solicitors and Counsel in fraud, asset tracing, money laundering and other financial investigations; professional negligence actions; loss of profits claims; completion accounts disputes; contentious valuations; quantification of loss arising in contractual and product liability disputes; and valuation and asset tracing in matrimonial disputes. David has given oral evidence in the Criminal Courts and at international tribunal hearings and has considerable experience of providing advice in High Court actions and at mediation. As well as acting in the High Court David has acted in a range of alternative dispute resolution forum, including expert determination, mediation and arbitration.  David has acted as expert in LCIA, ICDR, AAA and ICC proceedings, preparing expert reports and giving oral evidence at Arbitral Hearings in the UK, the USA and Ireland acting for clients in the USA, the Middle East, Russia, Spain, Jamaica and Ireland as well as the UK. David has also acted as single joint expert on numerous occasions.

David has undertaken confidential investigations for the Serious Fraud Office and the National Crime Squad (now the NCA) and has been appointed an inspector by the Department of Trade and Industry (now BIS). 

David is on the committee of the Forensic and Expert Witness Group of the ICAEW.

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