This law firm was formed by David King to provide professional advice and guidance through the maze of regulatory controls that surround development, land use and construction in Victoria. A priority of the firm is to provide timely and commercially viable solutions to land use and development.
LIV Accredited Specialist.
David King is a highly motivated, results orientated solicitor with extensive public and private experience in the planning and development fields. David has worked extensively throughout Victoria with a strong focus on Geelong and the West Coast. Whilst a Senior Associate at one of Australia’s premier law firms he dealt with and guided many complicated developments through the approval process in a timely and commercial manner.
David has worked in Local Government at senior levels and as CEO in large regional councils in both Victoria and Queensland. This experience has been invaluable in understanding what makes councils tick. A further benefit of having both public and private experience is the ability to bring the parties together in a non litigious forum to achieve commercial solutions for the parties without the need for expensive hearings and court cases.
David has represented clients and/or been involved in cases in the High Court of Australia, Court of Appeal (Qld and Vic), Supreme Court (Vic), Planning & Environment Court (Qld),VCAT, Building Appeals Board and Building Practitioners Board.
David was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria in 2000 and to the High Court of Australia in 2004. David holds formal qualifications and has over 10 years experience working in Councils as a qualified building surveyor and an urban & regional planner.