David is a specialist mergers & acquisitions and equity capital markets lawyer, who prides himself on delivering successful outcomes for his clients. He is highly sought after for his commitment to, and passion for, providing service of the highest quality.
In addition to public and private M&A and capital markets, he is also experienced in joint ventures, corporate and commercial advisory and corporate governance across a number of sectors, including technology, retail, professional services, financial services and food and beverages. David is especially highly regarded for his expertise in drafting and negotiating completion accounts and earn-out accounts mechanisms in sale and purchase agreements.
David enjoys building strong relationships with his clients, and is focused on understanding their business drivers and objectives, to ensure his advice is always commercially relevant.
Best Lawyers in Australia (2020) has recognised David as a leading Australian lawyer in the area of Equity Capital Markets, whilst David has been recognised in Doyle’s Guide in Victoria as a leading Corporate lawyer (2019) and recommended in the area of Corporate/M&A (smaller and mid-market matters) (2017).