David Glass

Specialist 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.


Experience

  • 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’s updates

Brexit update: Living in Spain, UK Digital Markets Unit and the Trade Bill

April 12, 2021

Brexit update: Small businesses, Scottish independence and EU membership, and insolvency law

April 06, 2021

Brexit update: The life of trees, Republic of Ireland and law reform

March 30, 2021

Brexit update: Pharma, corporate governance & the high value art market

March 23, 2021

Brexit update: Food standards, Union connectivity review & product safety

March 15, 2021

Brexit update: corporation tax, listing rules and alleged breaches of the Protocol

March 08, 2021

Brexit update: Fashion industry, entente cordiale and company law

March 01, 2021

Brexit update: ESG reporting, rebalancing measures & trade with India

February 22, 2021

Brexit update: Steel products, the view from France and international education

February 09, 2021

Brexit update: Electric vehicles, international arbitration and vaccine wars

February 02, 2021

Brexit update: Singapore, the music industry and governance of the new UK-EU relationship

January 25, 2021

Brexit update: Financial services regulation, participation in EU programmes and nutrition law

January 19, 2021

Brexit update: Trading under WTO rules, digital trade and GM foods

January 13, 2021

Brexit update: Level playing field goals, services sector and trade in goods

January 05, 2021

Brexit update: New legislation, UK companies with branches in EEA & EU legal professional privilege

December 29, 2020

Brexit update: Fishing industry, regulation of digital markets and UK Internal Market Act 2020

December 21, 2020

Brexit update: Human rights, pharma and guidance for gambling businesses

December 15, 2020

Brexit update: 2007 Lugano Convention, trading in services with Ireland and CMA guidance

December 07, 2020