David advises insurers on a wide range of complex indemnity and liability issues and acts both in a coverage/monitoring counsel capacity and a defence counsel capacity. This has seen him advising insurers and acting in litigated disputes for their insureds who include companies (private and publically listed), banks, corporate trustees and their directors & officers, and professionals including financial planners, accountants, mortgage brokers, insurance brokers, government bodies, IT professionals, engineers, architects, town planners, building surveyors, real estate agents, property developers and property valuers.
David also offers extensive experience in complex commercial disputes and building and construction claims which often involve multi party class actions with large loss in both, state and federal jurisdictions.
David’s ‘front end’ practice includes policy drafting, review and advice to primary and excess layer insurers and advising corporate clients on insurance related issues and risk management.
David has been listed in the area of leading/recommended professional indemnity lawyer-Victoria, in Doyle’s Guide.
David’s recent experience includes: