David specialises in agricultural and rural property matters including the sales and purchases of agricultural land, agricultural tenancies, commercial leases, secured lending and the granting of rights and easements.


Examples of experience include advising: 

  • St Monica Trust on a range of property issues including the negotiation and drafting of commercial leases and the sale of freehold agricultural properties
  • Various government departments in the grant of farm business tenancies under the Agricultural Tenancies Act 1995 and succession tenancies under the Agricultural Holdings Act 1986
  • The National Trust in relation to various commercial leases and agricultural tenancies, the grant of easements for services and the sale of freehold and leasehold properties
  • Private landowners in a variety of commercial property and agricultural matters, including the negotiation of collaboration and promotion agreements for the development of land in private ownership.