David is a highly experienced property solicitor who advises clients across the full range of property work, including acquisitions and disposals, development, landlord and tenant and property finance. He advises on commercial property work as well as higher end residential property work.
David’s clients range from major retailers, national charities, residential developers, and high net worth individuals. He also works for several of the firm’s key clients including Ladbrokes and Lloyds Bank.
Clients have described David as being “outstanding, a team player”, and “very prompt and commercial” to deal with.
Examples of how David has helped clients recently include:
- Advising one of Europe’s largest wine companies on a complex option and pre-emption agreement together with lease re-gearing for their main UK processing centre;
- Advising a large cash and carry operator on the acquisition of a multi-let industrial estate in East London with very complex title issues, where the property was being sold by receivers and contracts needed to be exchanged within a very short deadline;
- Advising a well known charity on its commercial shops portfolio in England, including leases, lease renewals, assignments and various licences;
- Advising clients on the acquisition, development and sale of high end residential properties, including one house sold recently to a current England footballer.
Away from the office...
David lives locally in Salisbury, and enjoys spending time with his son. David is closely involved with the management and running of a children’s charity. He enjoys mountain biking and running, and has been a student of self defence for several years.