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UK Bar Guide
Individual Profile

David Lintott

Cornerstone Barristers - London

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  • 2-3 Gray's Inn Square
  • London, Greater London, UK
  • WC1R 5JH

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Practice Areas

David is a public law specialist working primarily in areas of local government, planning and social housing. He has appeared in some of the most significant planning and housing cases in recent years and has related expertise in human rights and EU law. He is a highly experienced and knowledgeable advocate with extensive experience of the Court of Appeal and High Court where he has successfully represented many local authorities, his cases include Eastwood v The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead [2016] EWCA Civ 437; Lopes v London Borough of Croydon [2016] EWCA Civ 465 and [2017] EWHC 33 (QB) ; Sanneh v SSWP [2015] EWCA Civ 49; London Borough of Enfield v Najim [2015] EWCA Civ 319; London Borough of Wandsworth v NJ [2013] EWCA Civ. 1373; Bubb v Wandsworth LBC [2011] EWCA Civ 1285; Adel William v Wandsworth London Borough Council [2006] EWCA Civ 535 C.A; Lomotey v Enfield [2004] EWCA Civ 627 C.A.

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David was called to the Bar in 1996, after completing a law degree at Cambridge University.


David has a keen interest in ecology and arboriculture and has been involved in conservation of large carnivores as a founder member of the Slovak Wildlife Society since 1998.