Date of Admission: 2005
Tel: +61 2 9233 2206
Fax: +61 2 9231 3320
Areas of Practice
Before being called to the bar in 2005, David was Head of the Medical Negligence department at Cashman and Partners Solicitors, and at Maurice Blackburn Cashman Lawyers.
He is highly experienced in medical negligence, coronial inquests, personal injury, and professional liability matters. David has had particular experience in plaintiff matters against doctors and hospitals, as well as representing clients in alternative dispute resolution, including mediations and informal settlement conferences.
He has written numerous articles for publication and presented papers and given lectures at legal and medical conferences across the country and overseas.
Associations and Memberships
2020 – continuing
Institute for Economics and Peace – Ambassador
2019 – continuing
Hartley Mt Blaxland Reserve Land Managers (NSW Govt position)- Chair
2017 – continuing
Rotary Club of Sydney – Chair, Peacebuilding Group
2010 – continuing
Law Society of NSW Mock Trial – coach of International Grammar School mock trial team
2008 – 2019
Australian Lawyers Alliance – National Chair of Medical Law Special Interest Group
2003 – 2017
Sydney Peace Foundation – Member of Executive Council (Chair 2015-17)
University of Sydney – sessional lecturer, postgraduate course in medical law
NSW Clinical Excellence Commission – committee member