David Huw Williams QC Founder

Barrister (Called to Inner Temple 1988), (Queen’s Counsel 2008)

Contact Details

The Shard,
32 London Bridge Street,
London SE1 9SGT

T: +44 (0)20 7186 0420
E: davidwilliams@fulcrumchambers.com

Areas of Practice

International Bribery and Corruption and Anti-Money Laundering; Global Investigations; Commercial Law; Commercial Fraud.


David has been in practice for 25 years and has considerable experience as a trial advocate appearing in some of the UK’s most important cases, both at first instance and appellate stages.

David has particular expertise in international anti-bribery and corruption law, commercial fraud and business crime. David was instructed as Queen’s Counsel by the UK Serious Fraud Office in the BAE Systems inquiry and acted throughout the entirety of the investigation. He is familiar with the FCPA and has worked with the US Department of Justice.

Over the past 10 years his international practice has developed to include advising with regard to litigation in administrative proceedings before the Multi-Lateral Development Banks as well as instructions to advising those institutions as to the structure of their investigatory and administrative processes.