David's school education was at Haileybury College. He gained an Honours degree in Law, in Birmingham. After completing Articles in Oxford, and gaining experience in his interest of general litigation, David jointed Painters in 1981 soon becoming a Partner.
David is the Litigation Partner at Stourport on Severn. David has been on the Police Station duty scheme since its instigation, advising those in custody. He regularly appears in the local Magistrates Courts on Criminal trials and in mitigation on sentence, dealing with road traffic matters up to the most serious with a recent successful defence on a Murder Trial.
Coming from a Medical family David has also developed a vast experience in personal injury claims and is a skilled negotiator .Conditional no win no fee agreements are available and are assessed on an individual basis.
David has an ethos towards endeavouring to negotiate settlements where appropriate but is experienced in Civil Litigation to Court where the case demands it.
Unlike many firms he has a commitment to legal aid for those eligible and helps many people with debt and other civil law problems.
Meet the Team
- William Painter
- Dispute Resolution & Corporate Services
- David Howarth