David Begg – Partner
A lawyer by profession, David is widely regarded for his astute strategic skills and judgment in an array of private sector and political matters. He is driven by results and his reputation for success speaks for itself. David, specialising in the conduct of commercial law, has over 20 years of commercial and legal experience, and is founding partner of the highly successful, boutique firm David Begg & Associates.
David is renowned for his negotiating tenacity to obtain optimal outcomes for clients, be it in a legal or political paradigm. David has been involved in acting for a large group of claimants in a quasi-class action. Through his energy, skill and resolve, all of the claims to date (over 70) have been resolved without the need to resort to formal court proceedings. David was also recently engaged by a major NSW political party for a high-profile case in the Court of Disputed Returns, for which the court ruled in favour of his client.
Along with his commercial acumen, David brings an extensive political network and a deep understanding of the institutional arrangements, culture and processes of the current NSW Government to PremierState. David is the serving President of the Manly Rugby Club (2012-2016).
At PremierState, David combines big picture strategic advice, with the ability to work quickly, efficiently and cost effectively. His legal background enables him to understand a brief quickly and articulate the arguments need to achieve real and sustainable outcomes.
David works closely with PremierState’s clients to analyse issues and develop action plans that are workable within both the political and commercial arenas.