In recent years David has become well respected for his extensive experience in complex commercial and negligence litigation, including medical malpractice, professional negligence, and shareholder disputes. He is also a prominent estate disputes lawyer, assisting clients in issues such as validity of wills, committee appointments, estate administration, and wills variation claims. During his practise as a business lawyer, David has gained substantial courtroom experience having appeared in the Courts in B.C. and Yukon.
David spent his early career at a prominent Vancouver law firm where he articled, became an associate and a partner. In 1992 he formed a law firm where his practice focused on trial and appellate work in personal and commercial litigation. The firm grew to 25 lawyers and staff in two offices in downtown Vancouver and North Vancouver. In 2005, David formed Hobbs Giroday with Ian Giroday.
David’s clients compliment him on his tenacity and calm demeanor; and value his practical, no-nonsense advice.