David joins the Bar after 8 years in practice as a solicitor with litigation firm Levy & McRae, where he was a Senior Associate. David had a broad practice including commercial disputes, criminal defence, fatal accident and public inquiries, firearms licensing, insolvency, property disputes and road traffic prosecutions.
David acted for insurer funded and private clients including members of the Federation of Small Businesses, Prison Officers’ Association Scotland and Scottish Police Federation.
David has appeared in Fatal Accident Inquiries, proofs and trials in Sheriff Courts throughout Scotland. He was also the instructing solicitor in Court of Session and High Court matters.
David has appeared before liquor licensing boards and the Traffic Commissioner for Scotland in several public inquiries relating to HGV and PSV operator licences as well as driver conduct hearings.
David has assisted in family matters in practice and gained further exposure in this area during his devilling.