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David Hudson

David Hudson

Partner - Dispute Resolution

Professional Background

David has acted for a wide range of banking institutions, private and public sector organisations, insurers and individuals. He brings extensive experience in complex and high value litigation and as a qualified mediator David is well placed to advise on the commercial advantages of this process.

Work highlights – acting for:

  • Advising a care home operator in a claim for £450,000 for the provision of services under contracts with a Local Authority, in addition to advising on defamatory statements made in the press.
  • Conducting three post completion disputes for a UK Plc worth a combined sum of £4.5 million. Each claim was resolved in the client’s favour, two through the appointment of an Independent Expert and the third by negotiation.
  • Acting for a health service client in the successful recovery of over £300,000 at mediation following a breach of regulations by a GP practice.
  • Advising a higher education client in a claim for non-payment of invoices to the value of £500,000.
  • Pursuing a £3.8 million breach of warranty claim following a company acquisition.
  • Acting for a UK Plc in a claim for £1.2 million following a supplier’s breach of contract in supplying defective goods.
  • Leading a major mortgage fraud claim for a UK banking institution.


David was educated at Birmingham University. Prior to joining Acuity in 2015, David was a senior associate at Eversheds and more recently worked at HSBC’s Canary Wharf headquarters managing the litigation arising from the Financial Conduct Authority’s interest rate swaps review.