David is Chair of the Dispute Resolution Department at the Vancouver office of DLA Piper (Canada) LLP where he practises complex competition-restraint of trade litigation, corporate commercial litigation and criminal law, including advising on foreign corruption and money laundering issues. He has extensive experience in defending class proceedings and has acted in more than 30 class actions. His defence work includes defending class action and individual claims against international pharmaceutical manufacturers of a number of different prescription and OTC drugs, medical product manufacturers of a variety of devices, international airlines, international electronic manufacturers of various computer chips and other components, food manufacturers, various financial institutions pertaining to interest and credit card charges, international manufacturers of a variety of auto parts. He has also represented securities brokerages as well as individuals charged with securities offences. David regularly appears before all levels of British Columbia courts and various regulatory tribunals. In addition to Lexpert®, David has been recognized in various legal directories including Chambers Global, The Best Lawyers in Canada, and Who’s Who Legal.