David Phelan – Partner


Areas of Practice

  • Litigation and dispute resolution
  • Commercial and Business law

Personal Assistant: Rebecca Hutchinson


David is an experienced lawyer and Partner of our firm who practises in the area of litigation and dispute resolution.

David assists clients with their contentious commercial and business-related matters through to litigation, if necessary.. David understands the needs of his clients and balances this against the commercial realities and costs associated with legal proceedings.

David practices in estate litigation, where he assists clients with a broad range of estate-related issues with a combination of skill and sensitivity. David conducts litigation in all state jurisdictions and the Federal Court of Australia.

Due to his experience in commercial litigation matters, David also assists clients of the Commercial and Business law department. David joined the firm in 2002 and was welcomed into the partnership in 2014.


All areas of commercial and estate litigation and dispute resolution including:

  • Insolvency
  • Debt recovery
  • Wills and estate disputes including family provision claims
  • Commercial and business related disputes
  • Misleading and deceptive conduct claims and fair trading disputes
  • Building disputes
  • Adverse possession claims
  • Partition proceedings
  • Partnership disputes
  • Landlord and tenant disputes
  • Agency appearances

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