David Griffiths was Head of Property Finance at the UK subsidiary of an overseas bank for almost 13 years. He managed a very successful portfolio of property development loans as well as being responsible for a portfolio of regulated mortgages. He was a member of the credit committee both in the UK and for the bank’s Jersey subsidiary, and had in depth experience of a wide range of commercial banking sectors. He has recently joined a private equity institution in order to continue his property lending career which he combines with expert witness assignments.
David originally qualified as a barrister and, after 15 years as a lending banker, subsequently became a chartered surveyor before returning to banking: he has a vast amount of experience in all aspects of property and corporate lending. David combines the three main areas of importance in property lending disputes; litigation, surveying and banking. He has advised on a number of disputes and has significant insight in to the practical aspects of commercial banking and managing a property business during the last 14 years. His specific areas of expertise are banking, building and construction matters, banking regulations and lending.
Please quote code EW-DG14 on initial correspondence.