David was called to the Bar in August 2011. David holds a Bachelor of Laws, University of Sydney.
David practices in planning and environment law (appeals, applications, loss of value claims), environment law (prosecutions and judicial review), land court matters (compensation applications, valuation appeals, mining applications), appeals and appellate applications, QCAT proceedings including medical review applications and building disputes, civil contract and property law, tort law (negligence and nuisance), criminal law, local government prosecution proceedings and alternative dispute resolution. David is also a qualified workplace Mediator.
Prior to being called to the Bar, David was employed as a solicitor and was a Partner in firms in both New South Wales and Queensland practicing predominantly in property law, environmental litigation, Land Court litigation, local government law, criminal proceedings and general civil matters.