David is an experienced corporate and commercial lawyer with a transactional practice focusing on public and private mergers and acquisitions, leveraged and management buyouts, group reorganisations, strategic investments, venture capital investments, joint ventures/partnerships and commercial contracts. He has acted for businesses in a variety of sectors including insurance, media, financial services, food production, investment funds, healthcare, retail and IT. Prior to joining A&L Goodbody David worked in the London office of a leading US law firm and he is a qualified solicitor in Northern Ireland and in England and Wales.
"Extremely knowledgeable about commercial matters and pragmatic in his approach." (Chambers UK 2020)
Clients note that he is "lovely to work with, very detail-oriented and very helpful." (Chambers UK 2019)
David is "very impressive," "personable" and "easy to deal with". (Chambers UK 2018)