Mr David Hooke SC was called to the Bar in 1994. Prior to that, Mr Hooke SC worked for a firm of solicitors, practising predominantly in major personal injury claims.
Mr Hooke SC was appointed Senior Counsel in 2009 and has a broad practice across the common law, insurance, administrative law and commercial fields. Mr Hooke SC has a special interest in appellate work and in disputes regarding statutory interpretation and the development of the common law.
Mr Hooke SC has served on the Bar Association’s Common Law Committee and Professional Conduct Committee. Mr Hooke SC has appeared in most States and Territories and is well-versed in conflicts of laws and in the application of foreign law.