David EngelPartner at Addleshaw Goddard
David has been a partner in the Litigation Division at Addleshaw Goddard since 2001, where he leads the Reputation & Information Protection team. He is currently ranked as a Leading Individual by both Legal 500 and Chambers legal directories, and as a Top Recommended reputation lawyer by Spear's.
In addition to the conduct of general commercial litigation, including in particular in the hedge fund sector, he advises businesses and individuals facing threats to their reputation or information, whether from media enquiries, sensitive litigation, competitors, regulators, pressure groups, operational issues, disaffected employees or random bloggers.
He also advises on information protection, including privacy, data loss, leaks and breaches, cyber-attacks, breaches of confidence, and data subject access and FOIA requests.
David acts as an Independent Expert for Nominet's dispute resolution service, and in that capacity has adjudicated more than 65 domain name disputes.