David is a graduate of the University of Alberta, (B.Com with distinction in 1985; LLB – Dean’s list in 1988). After articling with the Alberta Court of Appeal and the Court of Queen’s Bench, David practiced as an associate with the Edmonton law firm of Shtabsky & Tussman. David joined our firm in 1991 and became a partner in 1996. David has appeared before all levels of the Federal Court and the Alberta Court and has extensive experience before arbitrators and tribunals including the Alberta and Canada Labour Relations Boards. David has been a panelist at a number of labour law forums, including the Canadian Association of Labour Lawyers Annual Conference, the University of Calgary Labour Arbitration Conference and the Canadian Bar Association (Northern Alberta) Subsection on Labour Law.
David is a father to four children. He is an avid hockey player and enjoys travelling, reading and music. As well he coaches minor hockey and soccer.
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