Sources say that he is a very calming presence - when emotions run high he is good at taking an objective, analytical approach to find a pragmatic solution.
David is expert is in matters concerning children, especially where there is an international element. He is an accredited specialist in private law children and child abduction.
As one of the first solicitors in the country to train as a collaborative lawyer, David brings his experience as both a mediator and solicitor specialising in complex children cases to the collaborative process.
Independently recognised as a leader in the field of Family/Matrimonial by Chambers UK, David's expertise is further endorsed by being selected to serve on the Resolution National Committee and both the International and Children Committees. He has lectured at the Resolution national and regional conferences and is an assessor for the accreditation scheme. He is a contributor to the Lexis Nexis Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents (Family).
David is also a specialist in Contested Probate work, being an accredited member of the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists.
David qualified in 1989 and joined TLT in 2006.