David Glass

Partner in Business & Corporate, Commercial Contracts
& Insolvency & Corporate Recovery

David has practised for over 40 years in the field of corporate and commercial law.

He has advised on a wide range of transactions including share sales, asset sales, corporate reorganisations and restructurings, joint ventures and distributorships;  also corporate advisory and governance and partnership issues.

He has advised many different types of clients (with a particular experience in the education sector), including listed and unlisted organisations both in the UK and overseas, and works a lot with law firms around the world. He also advises on shareholder and partnership disputes.

He speaks French and advises on Anglo-French corporate transactions.


  • Setting up the UK joint venture arrangements for an international firm of accountants
  • Advising on a company buy-back of shares in the context of the end of a joint venture
  • Advising on the UK restructuring of part of a quoted US high tech group of companies
  • Advising on a shareholders dispute in an international aviation sector group
  • Advising on an Anglo-Russian shareholders dispute


David recently participated in the following webinar and a recording can be viewed by clicking the link:

Trading out of the pandemic and post-Brexit: business webinar

David’s updates

Brexit and Switzerland, the Queen’s speech and a UK Bill of Rights

May 30, 2022

Brexit and Morocco, corporate re-domiciliation and UK’s Subsidy Control Act

May 04, 2022

Brexit and Switzerland, the EU Digital Markets Act and the UK’s green energy subsidy scheme

April 04, 2022

“Brexit Freedoms” bill, trading in South Korea and UK draft Economic Crime Bill

March 09, 2022

National Security & Investment Act, palm oil and Albania

January 31, 2022

Brexit and judicial review, public procurement and Singapore

January 04, 2022

Brexit and the EU’s sustainable finance disclosure regulation, smart contracts and Israel

December 06, 2021

Italy trade talks, Brexit rules of origin and corporate re-domiciliation

November 04, 2021

Trade & Investment (post Brexit) update: Estonia, UK regulatory reform and investment into UK tech

October 05, 2021

Trade & Investment (post Brexit) update: Entente cordiale & international data transfers

September 06, 2021

Trade & Investment update: China, amending the Protocol and Hague Judgments Convention

August 10, 2021

Brexit update: Finding talent, battery gigafactories and the Lugano Convention

July 12, 2021

Brexit update: Singapore DEA, subsidy control & UK prospectus regime

July 05, 2021

Brexit update: All-Ireland trade boom, financial services & access to EU market for UK TV sector

June 29, 2021

Brexit update: The Protocol, financial regulations and EU competition policy

June 23, 2021

Brexit update: Horizon Europe, IP rights and the Internet of Things

June 14, 2021

Brexit update: It’s all about trade – Norway, Switzerland and Poland

June 07, 2021

Brexit update: EU regulation on foreign subsidies, digital identity and UK Companies Act

June 07, 2021