David Birch

Date of Admission to the Bar:

David has a BA and LLB from the University of Sydney, and an LLM from the University of Cambridge.  He was awarded the University Medal in Philosophy at Sydney University, and the Chancellor’s Medal for English Law at Cambridge.

Prior to coming to the Bar, David was the tipstaff for Justice J C Campbell in the NSW Court of Appeal and practised as a solicitor in the Commercial Litigation group at Clayton Utz for 4 years.

David has also been a casual tutor at the University of Sydney in public law, constitutional law and equity.

Areas of Practice:

  • Commercial
  • Equity
  • Corporations
  • Banking
  • Insolvency / administration
  • Competition
  • Insurance
  • Trade Practices
  • Administrative & public law
  • Constitutional law

BA (Hons I, University Medal in Philosophy) LLB (Hons I) (Syd)
LLM (Class I) (Cantab)