David King
Commercial Property Partner & Solicitor

In The Legal 500 UK 2013 editorial, David King is the name to note within IT and Telecoms and is meantioned in Commercial Property: "David King at MLM Cartwright specialises in telecoms work, advising on lease agreements across the UK and, increasingly, further afield"

David is an experienced commercial property lawyer, and advises clients in both the private and public sectors, dealing principally with property acquisitions, disposals and landlord and tenant transactions.

David advises landlords and mobile telecommunications operators in the disposal and acquisition of sites for mobile phone masts, licensed trade clients in the acquisition and disposal of public houses and licensed premises, and handles general commercial property work including the acquisition and granting of business tenancies.

He also has experience in advising NHS bodies across England and Wales, and advised on the disposal of surplus NHS property, the acquisition of new sites for hospitals and other health service facilities, the funding of Care in the Community projects in association with Housing Associations, Section 28 and Section 64 payments/grants, the leasing of Health Centres to GP's and NHS Trusts, the granting of Assured Shorthold Tenancies, and advises on liabilities arising from statutory regulations including those relating to fire and gas.

David has also developed expertise in income generation schemes, involving the leasing of health service facilities to cellular telecommunications operators and advertising companies to provide considerable additional income.

Married with three young sons and living in Cardiff, David's recreational interests include watching rugby, cycling, military history and the motor industry.

Professional and Academic Details:

  • Law Degree, Cardiff University 1991
  • Qualified Morgan Bruce 1994
  • Solicitor, Bevan Ashford 1995
  • Founding Partner MLM 2001
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