David Chalmers

David is a Solicitor and Legal Technologist in Shepherd and Wedderburn’s award-winning Smarter Working Team. He works across all divisions and practice areas of the firm to understand client needs, provide solutions, and deliver cost-effective, high-quality service.

He has extensive experience analysing and improving legal processes to maximise quality and efficiency.  Being passionate about using technology to solve problems, David supports the firm’s adoption and understanding of new technologies and helps to maximise the benefits of existing solutions. 

David leads significant projects to implement legal technology solutions across an expansive range of client and internal projects including document automation software, portfolio management tools and workflow automation platforms. Using his experience and knowledge of law and technology, he acts as a key liaison between legal and technical teams, ensuring high-quality services are delivered swiftly and cost-effectively.

David trained as a Solicitor with Shepherd and Wedderburn working across our Banking, Property, Commercial Disputes, and Private Wealth and Tax teams. He has experience delivering legal services at all levels, from tailored advice to individual clients, to supporting some of the largest domestic and multi-jurisdictional commercial transactions. David has experience working with every division and practice area of the firm to support the continued enhancement of the firm’s service delivery. 


Smarter Working Lawyer

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