David qualified originally in Australia where he was admitted in 1969. He was also admitted as a Solicitor in England in 1977 and has practised in London since then.
He joined Cullen & Co in Stratford where he became a partner in 1980 and remained so until that firm ceased practice in 2001.
He then became a consultant at Mullinger Banks where he took charge of the firm’s criminal department. In October 2011, along with the partners of that firm, he joined Edwards Duthie Shamash on a consultancy basis. He will also practise there primarily in Criminal Law.