David Whear - Norton Rose Fullbright
David Whear
Areas of practice:
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Insurance Law
Norton Rose Fullbright

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David is a corporate insurance solicitor based in London. He specialises in advising on corporate and regulatory issues for clients in the global insurance market.

David’s experience covers mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, capital raising (debt and equity), restructurings, start-ups and joint ventures. In addition to advising on domestic and global corporate and regulatory issues, he has particular expertise in the Lloyd’s market where he has advised corporate investors on entering the market, staying in it and exiting it.

David advises insurance companies, mutuals, brokers, underwriting agents and integrated Lloyd’s vehicles.

David has advised on a number of high profile insurance transactions including advising Chaucer on various public transactions, including its capital raisings and acquisitions; advising Dukes Place on the acquisition of NW Re; advising HSBC on its acquisition of the M&S Money Business, including the general and life insurance businesses; advising Primary Group on numerous acquisitions and joint venture arrangements, including the establishment of Swiftcover; advising Amlin on its acquisition of St Margaret’s.

In Chambers UK 2010 David is lauded for his “extremely measured style and all-encompassing understanding of the area.” He is most renowned for his experience with Lloyd’s market transactions.

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