David is a Partner in our Intellectual Property & Technology Team. He works with clients on a range of commercial intellectual property matters and has built up a strong trade promotions and marketing law practice.
David has broad experience in intellectual property and technology law. He has a particular focus on:
His clients include many of Australia’s leading blue chip companies and government and regulatory bodies. He is regularly called upon to write articles and present at seminars and conferences.
Best Lawyers named David as 2018 Lawyer of the year – Privacy and Data Security Law for Melbourne, Australia. He is listed as a “Best Lawyer” for Intellectual Property Law, Information Technology Law and Gaming Law. Doyle’s Guide lists David as a recommended non-contentious intellectual property lawyer in 2018.
His professional affiliations include membership of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD), the Victorian Society for Computers and the Law, and the International Association of Privacy Professionals. David is a director of ASX-listed Environmental Clean Technologies Ltd and is the immediate past-President of the Bicycle Network, Australia’s representative body for transport and recreational cycling.