Peters & Peters

David Fitzpatrick

Senior Associate

David is a Senior Associate in our Commercial Litigation and Civil Fraud department.

David acts for clients in complex commercial disputes, often with an international focus. He has worked on a number of high-profile cases in various industries, including technology, financial services and sport.


David has represented clients in the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court. He has acted for both claimants and defendants in litigation involving breach of contract, fraud and a range of applications for interim relief. David also advises clients on alternative methods of resolving disputes, such as mediation.


Prior to joining Peters & Peters, David worked at international law firms. He has a First Class degree in Law with French Language from the University of Glasgow, as part of which he spent a year studying in Paris. David is admitted to practise as a solicitor in England & Wales and Scotland.

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)20 7822 7728
Case examples

Acting for the Republic of Mozambique in the US$2 billion “Tuna Bonds” Commercial Court proceedings against Credit Suisse and Abu Dhabi-based shipbuilder, Privinvest.

Acting for a former partner of Banque Pictet, one of over 30 defendants to proceedings arising from an alleged fraud of more than $830 million.

Acted for investors (most of whom are ex-professional footballers) in proceedings against promoters of film investment schemes and financial advisers.