David is a front-end procurement and construction lawyer specialising in energy and infrastructure projects. He has experience advising on a range of infrastructure and energy projects in Australia and Asia, including conventional power, renewable energy, industrial and property development projects. On these transactions, he advises on all aspects of the commercial arrangements, including concession agreements, offtake agreements, supply agreements, engineering, procurement and construction contracts and operation and maintenance arrangements.
David’s practice includes advising sponsors, developers, contractors and lenders to major infrastructure and energy development projects. He combines his in-depth knowledge of key commercial drivers for infrastructure and energy projects with his appreciation of technical requirements to help sponsors developers, contractors and lenders navigate through the complexity and risk allocation of such major infrastructure and energy development projects.
David started his career as a banking and finance lawyer and works closely with our project finance team to conduct bankability reviews of key project documents to ensure bankability of projects in the Australian and Asian context.