David advises on professional indemnity, directors' and officers' liability, industrial special risk insurance, employment practices and other liability matters.
David’s experience ensures that alternative dispute resolution is always considered and he has developed a reputation for having a sensible, commercial and practical approach to claims.
David’s practice also involves fidelity claims arising out of criminal acts of employees. In particular David has acted on behalf of an international insurer in the pursuit of auditors concerning the misappropriation of funds by an employee.
Throughout David's career, he has appeared in numerous courts and tribunals and has represented clients before the Federal Court, Supreme Court, District Court, Local Court and Coronial Inquests.
David has been recognised as a leading litigation lawyer by Best Lawyers in Australia 2019 for Litigation, and has been recommended by Doyle's Guide 2017 as a leading lawyer in the category of Public & Product Liability Lawyers (NSW). Additionally, David has been recognised by APAC Insider as a Leading Expert in Insurance Law 2018.