David successfully overcomes challenges to deliver developments on sensitive sites.
David is a chartered town planner with over 12 years’ experience delivering complex development projects and solving planning policy issues, in Ireland and Australia as well as in the UK. David has experience across the residential, leisure, industrial and commercial sectors. He specialises in all types of residential schemes, including student accommodation, office conversions, urban infill and Greenfield developments. He particularly enjoys resolving heritage issues and the problems presented by challenging locations.
"Translating client objectives into a clear and compelling planning case is key to delivering results. Up-to-date knowledge and understanding are crucial to successfully navigating the planning system as legislation, policy and guidance are constantly changing. "
David builds good working relationships with clients, project teams, council officers and the local community. His approach is based on a thorough understanding of the client's objectives and the planning context. He provides concise, easy to understand, commercially-minded advice that achieves results.