David joined Farleys in 2008 and works in the firm’s actions against detaining authorities department specialising in claims against the police and inquests.
He is highly experienced in a wide range of public law and civil liberties matters, specialising in Human Rights Act Article 2 inquests, public inquiries and judicial reviews, working with some of the country’s leading professionals in this area.
David was part of the legal team that, represented the family of Anthony Grainger, who was shot by an officer of Greater Manchester Police. This is only the second time in England and Wales that a Public Inquiry has been set up to examine a fatal police shooting and drew national coverage.
The inquest into the death of Gregory Rewkowski concluded on 20th December 2018. HM Senior Coroner for Manchester North determined that Arti...Read More
Serious failings by Northumbria Police resulted in a woman being left with permanent brain damage after officers mistook Hypoglycaemic attac...Read More
The Inquest into the death of Bogdan Wilk was one of the first Inquest cases I had a chance to experience during my time at Farleys. I recal...Read More