David is a partner in BLG's Class Action Group. David's areas of focus include class actions and the defence of complex tort and commercial litigation matters alleging breach of consumer protection legislation, product liability, negligence, breach of contract and public authority liability.
David primarily acts for large institutional clients, including financial institutions, telecom companies, municipalities, police services, manufacturers, educational institutions and insurers. He frequently provides advice on sensitive matters which raise reputational concerns and are the subject of media attention.
David has conducted trials and regularly appears on motions and appeals before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Appeal. He also represents clients in both mediation and arbitration.
David currently serves as a subcommittee Co-Chair of the Mass Torts Committee of the Section of Litigation of the American Bar Association.