David is a Costs Lawyer within Shoosmiths' Costs Team.
He originally joined Shoosmiths in 2015 as a Paralegal in the Medical Negligence Department following 3 years in a similar role at a previous firm.
David joined the Costs Team in 2018 and qualified as a Costs Lawyer in 2021. He specialises in personal injury and medical negligence litigation, building on his previous experience in these areas, and also deals with costs associated with property and commercial litigation.
Predominantly representing receiving parties, David's work includes preparing costs budgets, conducting budget negotiations, preparing bills of costs and conducting costs proceedings up to and including detailed assessment. He has also been involved in multiple appeals, both in the High Court and in the Court of Appeal.
David graduated with a law degree from the University of Manchester in 2009 and was called to the bar in 2010 following completion of the Bar Vocational Course at City University, London.


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