David is a holder of an LL.B (Hons) degree from Exeter University, he was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1993 and has been in practice since then. He was also called to the Ugandan Bar in 2000.
A Barrister of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, David worked initially with the chambers of Godfrey Carey QC and Jonathan Caplan QC at 5 Paper Buildings in the United Kingdom where he handled criminal litigation . David then returned to Uganda in 1998 and worked with Mugerwa & Masembe, Advocates up to September 2003.
David has cultivated a specialization in financial institutions law, international commercial transactions, corporate governance, as well as mergers and acquisitions. He also has experience handling public interest cases in the Constitutional Court and has appeared in a number of landmark cases in the field of basic human rights.
Chambers and Partners 2015 ranked David in Band 1 for general business law.