David Cadman QC

Year of call:

1996 - Silk 2021


1992 - Durham University - B. A. (Hons) (Dunelm)

1996 - Inns of Court School of Law, Bar Vocational Course - Very Competent


1996 - 1997 - Pupillage (1st Six and 3rd Six) at Goldsmith Chambers. Pupillage (2nd Six) at Bridewell Chambers

1997 - 2003 - (and 2007 to 2011 jointly also as a member of Sovereign Chambers) Tenant at Goldsmith Chambers

2003 - 2011 - Tenant at 30 Park Square Leeds

2005-2006 and 2011 - Misick & Stanbrook, Turks and Caicos Islands. I did two short stints with Misick & Stanbrook as a Senior Litigation Attorney in 2005/6 and 2011.

2012 - present - Founding partner and senior litigation attorney with Griffiths & Partners, Turks and Caicos Islands

2021 - Silk


2021 - Appointed Queens Counsel


1996 - Called to the Bar of England & Wales

1996 - Lincoln’s Inn

2005 - Called to the Bar of the Turks and Caicos Islands

2005 - Member of the Bar Association of the Turks and Caicos Islands

2018 - Member of the Bar Council of the Turks and Caicos Islands


1993 - Lincoln’s Inn Scholarship

2018 - Chambers Global Ranked Individual

2019 - Chambers Global Ranked Individual

David is unavailable to accept instructions at the moment.

David has broad litigation experience covering a wide range of commercial, contractual, property and regulatory disputes.

His work includes an emphasis on complex disputes generally. David regularly advises and acts in document-heavy contentious matters. Having spent a decade engaged in criminal cases at the Bar in England, both prosecuting and as defence counsel, in recent years David has been involved in many complex contested trials working with international legal teams in multi-jurisdiction litigation, including Norwich Pharmacal applications, interlocutory freezing orders and other injunctive relief.

David has considerable experience working with legal teams in the USA in particular.