David specialises in the defence of claims brought against professionals in the public sector. He has enormous experience of complex, sensitive and document heavy cases and in particular those requiring review by the Appellate Courts. Clients include insurers, local authorities and the emergency services. David is head of the Police team and other areas of expertise include social services and education.
Educated at Southampton University, David joined Barlow Lyde & Gilbert in 1987, becoming a Partner in 1994.