David practises corporate and commercial law, with an emphasis on both domestic and international energy, oil and gas, power and related infrastructure transactions including acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, partnerships and project development.
Chambers Canada—Up and coming lawyer in energy: oil & gas (transactional) (2018-2020); leading lawyer in energy: oil & gas (transactional) (2021)
Lexpert/Thomson Reuter’s Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer to watch in energy (oil & gas) (2018)
Lexpert Rising Stars—Canada’s Leading Lawyers Under 40 (2017)
David was named as a leading lawyer to watch in Energy (Oil & Gas) by Lexpert in 2017.
Before joining Torys, David was a senior associate at another major Canadian law firm.
Memberships and Affiliations
David is part of The Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.