David is a highly experienced insurance lawyer who has worked almost exclusively in the area of state statutory classes of insurance since 1996. David has been an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law since 2004.
What he does
David advises on a range of matters in the Workers Compensation Commission, District Court and Supreme Court. He draws on his years of experience to help clients develop and implement strategies to respond to claims.
Who he works with
David works with claims managers of large self-insurers.
Work done recently
David has a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the Australian National University and a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice. He is also an Accredited Specialist in Personal Injury Law.
Life before Sparkes
David has worked in private practice since 1996 and before joining Sparke Helmore he worked for 11 years at a medium-sized Sydney firm where he advised on claims under the statutory classes of insurance.
Life outside of Sparkes
David enjoys spending time with his family and friends, travelling and experiencing different cultures, and supporting the Sydney Swans. He is also gradually working his way through the Sydney Good Food Guide.