• Tax, trusts and superannuation

  • Charities and social enterprise

  • Private client

David advises clients in the areas of State and Federal taxation including income tax, capital gains tax, goods and services tax, payroll tax, land tax and transfer duty.

He also provides advice on asset protection, business succession strategies and business structure planning and restructuring.

David has considerable knowledge and experience in the establishment of charitable and not-for-profit entities and advising clients on obtaining and maintaining deductible gift recipient and income tax exemption endorsement. He is also highly experienced in advising on the legal issues surrounding the operations of charitable and not-for-profit entities.

David also practices as a commercial lawyer and is experienced in the legal aspects of corporate transactions (including transactions involving the disposal of business or equity interests) and drafting and advising clients on various commercial documentation. This experience also includes advising on appropriate business structures/restructures and the preparation of advice and commercial documentation relating to business operations.

David also provides advice to a number of high net wealth individuals on the legal aspects of their personal and business related affairs.

Professional Associations & Memberships

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia

Law Society of Western Australia

Taxation institute of Australia



Awards & Rankings

Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 - Tax

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