David has extensive and dedicated experience working in the construction and engineering sector. David has headed up a core construction team, in charge of numerous NEC, JCT, PWC, FIDIC and ICE contract disputes. David has been involved in numerous adjudications, mediations, arbitrations and assisting clients in negotiating settlements, focusing always on the best commercial outcome for his clients.
David has worked with some of the UK and Ireland’s largest contractors and engineers, as well as advising public sector clients, including many public authorities. He has been seconded to contractor clients to advise on all aspects of construction law, including contract drafting, contract management (NEC, JCT, FIDIC and IChemE) and full dispute resolution processes. He is an Associate Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (AMICE)
The majority of David's work consists of dealing with domestic and international companies, as well as both public and private sector clients working on a range of activities including brokering deals, negotiating contracts or carrying out contentious dispute resolution work.
David is also regularly invited to give guest talks and public seminars to various institutions, including the Institution of Civil Engineers, the Chartered Institution of Builders, the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors and the Institute of Engineers Ireland. David is also the Convenor of the Adjudication Society for Ireland.