David Maunder


Name: David Maunder
Position: Barrister
Year of Call: 1993

David has built a reputation for handling high profile and ground-breaking criminal cases, in particular serious sex cases, fraud and “white collar crime”, drugs and other conspiracies. He is well established as a defence advocate with an enviable record in trials, and has also developed an excellent reputation as an equally skilled prosecutor.

Known for his down-to-earth and approachable style with professional and lay clients, David is incisive, thorough and persuasive in court. He is an admired trial advocate, he has been praised as a “a very hard act to follow when addressing a jury” in a case with a national media profile.

Sexual Offences
Fraud and Dishonesty Offences
Serious Violence and Offences Against the Person
Drugs Conspiracies


‘A stalwart and approachable advocate.’ – Legal 500 2018

‘Very personable with clients.’ – Legal 500 2017


BA (Hons) Oxon; Dip Law (City University)

Middle Temple


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