T: 01722 422300
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Head of Dispute Resolution
He qualified as a solicitor in 1989 and has over 30 years’ experience in commercial litigation and dispute resolution, working for global corporations, small and medium sized businesses and individuals. Since 2016 he has been a Recommended Lawyer in Legal 500.
He specialises in contract and commercial disputes in manufacturing/FMCG/engineering/defence & aerospace sectors, together with professional negligence claims, competition law issues, shareholder and warranty claims, construction, product liability and insurance, technology and IT disputes and Alternative Dispute Resolution including Arbitrations.
David completed a Mediator Accreditation course with the ADR Group in May 1997, and has applied those skills in achieving quick and cost effective settlements for clients over many years. He has also conducted a successful Early Neutral Evaluation (ENE) for a Defence Sector client in dispute with the MoD and holds SC clearance sponsored by a client in the Defence Sector.
David is a member of the Professional Negligence Lawyers Association and the Commercial Litigation Association.
David is married with two children, and lives in Wiltshire.
Outside work David admits to being obsessed with skiing with family and friends. He still plays hockey for Marlborough Hockey Club with his son, and was coach with the club for many years. David has been a school Governor. He is a keen sportsman and swimming is his passion. He enjoys walking his black lab in the Wiltshire countryside when he can. He also loves dressing up in period costume for the Goodwood Revival each year and watching the vintage motor sport.