David was admitted as a Solicitor in
1998 after completing a Bachelor of Laws and Commerce at
the University of Queensland. David also holds a Masters
Degree in Taxation through the University of NSW, where
he graduated first in his class.
Throughout his career David has had extensive experience in commercial transactions, corporate law, business structuring, taxation and superannuation matters, wills and testamentary trusts.
David regularly advises clients in relation to asset protection, structuring and estate planning, and is particularly focussed on the taxation aspects of this advice. He has also successfully conducted a number of tax litigation matters against the Australian Taxation Office.
David is a Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia and regularly consults with clients and other tax professionals in relation to the best commercial and legal approach to take when faced with an audit or other tax office investigation.
David is one of only four Taxation Law Accredited Specialists in Queensland and the only one based on the Gold Coast.