David specialises in all forms of commercial and residential property litigation and has particular expertise in commercial dilapidations claims, covenant and easement disputes, compulsory purchase order work, leasehold enfranchisement, and commercial landlord and tenant matters.
David leads the firm's contentious Compulsory Purchase and Leasehold Enfranchisement teams, as well as Charles Russell Speechlys' dedicated HS2 team, which has been set up specifically to assist clients affected or potentially affected by HS2.
David has a well established reputation and nationwide practice, acting for a variety of clients, which include NEC and The Diocese of Guildford.
David regularly speaks at seminars and conferences on a variety of property based subjects (including for RICS, CPD Essentials and The Law Society). He also contributes articles, including to the Estates Gazette and Property Law Journal.
David is admitted to practise in England and Wales.