Specialises in commercial landlord and tenant, development, investment, acquisition and disposal work; often within the retail sector. David advised P&O Estates on the site assembly and lettings for Drake Circus Shopping Centre, the largest retail development in Plymouth, and also Sutton Harbour Group on the pre-letting of a mixed use scheme at Portland, Weymouth in readiness for the 2012 Olympic sailing events. Recently, David acted for Pentwin Limited on the portfolio sale of its commercial properties, subject to occupational leases held by Epwin Group and for ERS Transition Limited on its acquisition of numerous leasehold properties around the UK as part of its securing of £22 million of NHS contacts from another national healthcare organisation. He boasts a network of local and national clients including: Harrier LLC, Windmill Developments, Cary Trust, ERS Transition, Michael Spiers Jewellers, Harvey's Foundry Trust and Woodside Animal Welfare Trust.
Qualified at West End firm Brecher & Co in 1992 and subsequently worked for Nicholson Graham & Jones. Joined Bond Pearce in 1997 where he became an associate in 2001. Joined Foot Anstey in 2007 and was made a partner in 2008. Joined GA as a partner in 2010 and is head of the commercial department.