David is the Chief Legal Counsel at Canon Australia, after having worked in-house at Telstra for more than nineteen years. Prior to moving in-house, David worked in private practice for Mallesons Stephen Jacques, having started his legal career working for Mallesons in Taiwan. Outside of work, David’s family-life is bilingual in English and Chinese. He is a fanatical photographer and one of the founders of the Laws of Creativity portrait project, exploring the role that creativity plays in the practise of law. David serves on the board of the Minds Count Foundation, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.