David Chamberlain

David Chamberlain
Senior Associate


T: +44 20 7814 8000
D: +44 203 036 9852

Summary Open

David is a senior associate in the firm’s Asset Finance Group.

David’s main focus is on aircraft finance, leasing and sale and purchase involving commercial aircraft, business jets and helicopters. He advises financiers, owners and operators on a range of domestic and international asset finance transactions.

Education Open

  • March 2006: Admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales, England and Wales
  • 2003-2005: De Montfort University, Leicester: Legal Practice Course
  • 2002-2003: BPP Law School, London: Common Professional Examination
  • 1996-2000: University of South Africa: Baccalaureus Procurationis

Author/Speaker/Awards Open

  • David is a regular speaker at aviation events

Membership of Professional Societies Open

  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • The Aviation Club

Employment Record Open

  • March 2015-present: Watson Farley & Williams LLP, Senior Associate, London office
  • May 2010-February: 2015 Gates and Partners LLP (merged with Kennedys LLP in 2013), London office
  • May 2008-April 2010: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Associate, London office
  • February 2007-May 2008: Nabarro LLP, Associate, London office
  • March 2006-February 2007: Shaw and Croft, Associate, London office
  • September 2004-March 2006: Shaw and Croft, Trainee Solicitor, London office