David supports the full life cycle of client mandates including strategy, financing, negotiations, implementation, disputes, and exit. He has a particular focus on transactions involving digital infrastructure, data, information technology, software, artificial intelligence, e-commerce and intellectual property rights (IPR), next-generation and business process outsourcing (BPO) and renegotiation of these arrangements, and separation, integration, data, and intellectual property rights aspects of corporate and investment transactions in both sell-side and buy-side contexts. Clients commend David’s pragmatism, commercial acumen, deep sectoral knowledge, and ability to cut through complexity to realize business objectives.
Prior to joining Sidley, David was based in Singapore, Hong Kong, London, and Melbourne at other top-tier law firms.
Admissions & Certifications
- Victoria, Australia
- Australian National University, Canberra, LL.B., 2006
- Australian National University, Canberra, B.A., 2006