David Bushell

David Bushell


Dave joined Brown Turner in 1973, qualifying as a solicitor in 1975. He acquired Brown Turner Compton Carr in 1986 and managed the firm for 30 years until 2016 when he stepped down as Managing Director.

Dave started his career as a criminal defence lawyer before moving into a mix of family law and commercial work.  He specialises in:

commercial work

high value divorces

motoring law

Dave has developed a specialism within family law of acting for clients seeking to have their divorce settlements reviewed, on one occasion achieving significant damages for a client whose original settlement had undervalued her share of her husband’s pension.

He has won significant Appeals against initial decisions divorce matters on behalf of husbands who he felt had been particularly badly treated by the Judges in the Lower Court

He has significant experience of advising clients in large scale business sales, in particular in the garden centre/nursery sector.


LLB honours Degree in London


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