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Simon Davenport

3 Hare Court Chambers

London, UK


3 Hare Court Chambers

Simon Davenport
Simon Davenport QC practises in Insolvency, Civil Fraud and Commercial dispute resolution, including Arbitration cases. Simon has extensive experience in both international and domestic civil fraud. He has acted for major liquidators on fraud cases and he has encountered a wide breadth of tax fraud for HMRC and liquidators.

A trusted QC, he is head of all of Chambers’ groups in these areas and is widely acclaimed as a leading silk in these fields across the Bar and being named as a Leading Silk in the Legal 500 in Civil Fraud, Insolvency and Commercial Litigation.

Simon Davenport’s Newsfeed

16 Apr 2018
Revolving doors: Magic Circle provides talent as UK players strengthen

Another one-time A&O partner was involved in a landmark appointment this week, as Jeffrey Golden  became joint head of chambers at 3 Hare Court  alongside Simon Davenport QC- a first for the Bar in appointing a non-barrister to head a set. 

12 Apr 2018
First non-barrister is appointed Head of Chambers

Simon Davenport QC, said: “I’m delighted to have been elected joint Head of Chambers, especially at this exciting moment when we are presented with opportunities to pursue our international business and, drawing on Jeff’s law firm experience, can develop and strengthen existing ties with leading solicitors at home and lawyers abroad while taking advantage of chances to modernise, such as of the use of Alternative Business Structures.”

Simon Davenport’s Background

2009 - Present
London, UK
Areas of expertise: Civil Fraud, Commercial, Insolvency, International, Professional Negligence,

Other Business Interests

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The Contemporary Art Society
London, UK
Exists to help sustain contemporary artists at the beginning of their careers.
Executive committee
London, UK
The LCLCBA dates back to 1965 and is now one of the biggest Specialist Bar Associations with a current membership of approximately 1,500 barristers.
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Simon Davenport’s Education

MA History of Art
2005 - 2006
BA History of Art
2002 - 2005
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