“The way we practise law has changed markedly over my many years in the industry, but there is still no substitute for experience and old-fashioned service.”
David has a wealth of experience in commercial, property and estate matters.
In commercial law, experience and reliability are key factors in ensuring clients’ success. David’s expertise and acumen in these areas enable him to deliver first class advice to a diverse range of clients.
David has assisted local, national and international clients, particularly in large-scale rural property and water acquisitions and sales.
He advises in relation to corporate and commercial matters, including sales, joint ventures and partnerships, business structuring, strategic planning and estate matters.
David’s loyal clients recognise and appreciate his vast knowledge and his ability to directly and efficiently assist with their legal needs and help them achieve their business goals.
Major Areas of Practice
- Property Law
- Commercial Advice
- Rural Advice
- Estate Administration and Wills
David worked at a large Toowoomba law firm for seven years before relocating to Bundaberg in 1976 where he established Drummond & Baker which then transitioned to Baker & O’Brien and subsequently Baker O’Brien Toll Lawyers.
Professional Qualifications and Admissions
- Member of the Law Society of Queensland
- Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland
- Solicitor of the High Court of Australia