David Blunt QC
4 Pump Court, London
David Blunt QC was called to the Bar in 1967 and took silk in 1992. He has an extensive and wide-ranging national and international civil practice, with particular expertise in construction and engineering, Information Technology and professional negligence. David was appointed a Recorder in 1991 and a Deputy High Court Judge in 2003. He is also an accredited adjudicator, trainer, mediator and Member of the CIArb.
David is known for his ability to break down the most complicated of subject matters and is a sought-after author and lecturer. He regularly conducts seminars and courses overseas on advocacy and commercial law for the British Council. He is the current Director of Middle Temple Advocacy and brings specialist knowledge of advocacy in international arbitration, travelling worldwide to train practitioners from civil and common law jurisdictions.
Cross and direct examination, opening and closing submissions, case theory and handling expert witnesses
Preparing for the hearing, handling hearings with advocates and witnesses from different jurisdictions policing cross examination and ensuring an enforceable award
Preparation of your own report, conference to finalise the report and prepare for the hearing and withstanding cross examination on your own report.
Learn what to expect if you are due to give evidence as a witness of fact. What is the best way of preparing for and withstanding cross examination.