Very pragmatic and good with clients.’ ‘He has vast expertise in inquests and fatal claims in particular. Family members really appreciate his genuine interest and empathy, but he is also robust in court, tactically savvy and very accessible. He is a calming influence and a pleasure to work with.’ “
David practises in all areas of personal injury law and has extensive experience of medical and other professional negligence actions. He has a broad clinical negligence practice, acting for claimants and clinicians, and has extensive experience of complex causation disputes. He has established a good rapport with lay and medical witnesses, and is renowned for his expertise in cases where there are fatal consequences.
David’s personal injury expertise sees him regularly being instructed in cases involving vulnerable claimants including cases of severe psychological disorder, rape, sexual abuse and distressing reproductive, genito-urinary and bowel disorders.
David’s practice is complemented by his expertise in employment law, where he has particular interest in issues arising from disability in the workplace.
He is a regular contributor to the New Law Journal and the Solicitors’ Journal.
David is qualified to undertake public access work in appropriate cases; for further information, please visit our Public Access page.
- Deputy District Judge (Civil)
- Assistant Coroner
- Personal Injury Bar Association
- Employment Law Bar Association
- Western Circuit
Qualifications & awards:
- MA (Oxon) Dip Law