David specialises in initial public offerings, public capital raisings, mergers and acquisitions and general compliance with the Corporations Act and ASX Listing Rules.
David has 30 years of combined experience in private legal practice, as in-house counsel and investment banker, including working for over four years in London, primarily with the leading commercial law firm of Allen & Overy.
David is committed to the efficient and timely project management of all transactions in order to ensure clients achieve their commercial goals on a "value-added" basis.
David has acted on more than 22 initial public offerings including the recent floats of Centrebet International Limited, Nanosonics Limited, Nick Scali Limited, SciGen Limited, Julia Ross, Golden Tiger Mining NL, Cheviot Bridge Limited and Artist & Entertainment Group.
In recent years, David has acted in a number of hotly contested public company takeover bids, including Hillgrove Resource Limited's bid for InterMet Resources Limited and Centrebet International Limited's bid for International All Sports Limited. Both these bids resulted in Takeovers Panel proceedings.
David was admitted as a solicitor in Australia in 1978 and in the United Kingdom in 1984, and has been a Partner in Addisons since October 2004.