Seb David


London (West End)

Contact Seb
T: +44 (0)20 3486 3462

Seb is a Partner in our West End office. He has over 19 years’ experience, mainly involving lease-exit matters on commercial property throughout the UK, with a particular focus on conditional lease breaks and dilapidations matters.

With a background in both investment asset management as well as building surveying matters, he is part of Gerald Eve’s specialist lease-end team. This is a highly experienced, uniquely configured and cross-discipline service, comprising both building surveyors as well as valuers sitting alongside each other and liaising closely to provide a joined-up approach to both occupiers and landlords in lease-end matters.

Specific experience

Clients include City University, Deloitte, Aberdeen Asset Managers, Schroders, Lowell Financial, Saipem, Mapeley Estates, London Underwriting Centre and Kier

For occupiers, he is regularly involved in reporting, providing dilapidations assessment advice for account provisioning purposes and liability planning. He also represents occupiers on receipt of dilapidations claims from their landlords, acting for them in negotiating claims to a settlement.

On behalf of landlords, he is regularly instructed to prepare and serve schedules of dilapidations and in negotiate settlements with occupiers

Seb is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors as both a building surveyor and valuer.