David advises clients in the energy and resources, infrastructure and transport sectors and has acted for companies including CS Energy, Fortescue, Mitsubishi, P&O/Serco and Xstrata on project development work, procurement, construction and general commercial and corporate matters. 

He also has considerable in-house experience, having spent three years on secondments with electricity generator Stanwell Corporation (as Acting General Counsel), Xstrata Coal (now Glencore) and airport owner Abu Dhabi Airport Company.

David has been named in 'Best Lawyers 2016 and 2017' in the area of construction and Infrastructure.