The firm logo is based on the Rooke family coat of arms, between 1750 and 1950 members the Rooke family successively operated a law practice in Dublin Ireland.
David is a graduate of Auckland University Law School and was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in 1974. He has practised predominantly in Family Law and Civil Litigation and appears regularly in the District Family and High Courts in and about Auckland.
David has been convenor of the Legal Roster of the Citizens Advice Bureau at Pakuranga since 1980. In 2002 he was awarded recognition for 23 years as convenor. David was an elected founding School Trustee under the Tomorrow’s Schools Education initiative in 1984. He is a past member of various sub committees of the Auckland District Law Society including in family law. He is a member of the Family Law Section and the Property Law Section of the NZ Law Society. In 2006 he was awarded recognition of more than 25 years experience in Family Law by the Family Law Section
David has acted not only in Litigation but has acted as adviser to various corporations, small businesses and private clients in matters ranging from commercial transactions, estates, trusts to residential conveyancing.
The firm’s clients are now spread variously across the globe. Currently we are handling matters for clients located amongst other places in Dubai, Sydney and London.