David joined the firm in September 1988 as an articled clerk after obtaining his law degree and he qualified as a solicitor in 1990.
David heads up WHN’s Rawtenstall office where he leads the firm’s services for individuals department and family and Legal Aid team, while also overseeing regulation and compliance across the firm.
Specialising in all areas of family law, David represents individuals seeking to resolve family law matters either by agreement or through court proceedings where necessary.
David has particular expertise in complex financial and children cases including pre-nuptial agreements, children issues, financial settlements in divorce and separation, and especially high-value cases and those involving business interests and protective orders and agreements where assets may be at risk of being removed or dissipated.
David is also skilled in advocacy and is able to manage cases from beginning to end.
Having been a former duty solicitor in the criminal courts, he also deals with motoring matters.