About David Yates

David Yates is a partner in the Litigation department. He is experienced in advising clients operating in the key Australian industries of: energy and resources; mining services and technology; advanced manufacturing; healthcare; and, financial services. David is primarily a litigator, and he has acted for clients in a range of court proceedings and other dispute resolution forums in NSW and Western Australia including contract disputes, corporations and shareholder actions, and intellectual property infringement claims. He also acts for the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission in competition and regulatory matters. Additionally, David supports clients with commercial transaction and advisory services in connection with technology acquisition and licensing, technology and intellectual property due diligence and analysis, and intellectual property protection and commercialisation. He is a member of the Law Society of Western Australia, and president of the Data Management Association (Western Australia).


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