David accepts instructions from clients and law firms requiring effective
representation in matters within his field of expertise.
David gives clients his genuine assessment of their prospects of success.
He is recognised as a timely, thorough, and tenacious representative
of client interests. He reports regularly using clear language. Litigation
David has extensive experience assessing and advising on the prospects of success of
claims and defences in his areas of expertise.
David's commercial experience assists with the realisation of workable
solutions to commercial disputes.
He is recognised as thorough and capable of producing high quality commercial
documents, fully and finally settling contentious matters. Arbitration
David is a Fellow of the Arbitrators' and Mediators' Institute of New
Zealand. His experience includes appointment as an arbitrator to resolve
disputes between a large client and their leading legal advisor. He also has experience in disputes involving major construction projects involving FIDIC, NZIA, NZMB, and NZS 3910 agreements. He is
available for appointment as an arbitrator in New Zealand and
David's commercial and negotiation experience support his skills as a