David Evans

Partner | London (City)

David Evans

David advises on a wide range of workplace matters with a particular emphasis on restructuring projects and the discreet and successful resolution of senior executive disputes.

David has acted on a broad range of high value and complicated restructurings and reorganisations during his career, both in the private and public sector.  His recent experience includes the amalgamation of the management structures of two national hotel chains, the demerger of a regional further education college, and the purchase of a £68.5 million run off motor insurance business.  During his career he has been involved as the lead employment lawyer on major PFI projects including the outsourcing of Glasgow City Council’s IT services under a ten year £265 million secondment model contract as well as international transactions and co-ordinating advice across multiple jurisdictions.

David is also noted for his successful and discreet resolution of senior executive disputes, negotiating severance packages, drafting and interpreting bonuses and incentive arrangements and with the experience of acting on both sides of the fence.

David Evans is praised for his “commercially orientated advice and good appreciation of the risk and benefit analysis that companies have to undertake. He is adept with restructurings and company reorganisations."

Chambers & Partners Guide 2016

David Evans is praised for his “commercially orientated advice and good appreciation of the risk and benefit analysis that companies...

Legal 500 Directory 2016:

“Recommended Lawyer”

Legal 500 Directory 2016: “Recommended Lawyer”

Professional memberships:

  • Employment Lawyers Association
  • European Employment Lawyers Association