David is a partner at Schofield Sweeney LLP. David has been a corporate lawyer in Leeds throughout his career, advising businesses on transactions and governance issues. David attended Pocklington School and is a graduate of St Catharine’s College, Cambridge University.
David’s children have all passed through school and university, and he has acted for long periods as a governor of well known independent schools. He is passionately interested in education, and is delighted to be able to contribute his skills and experience to the WRAT Board.
David’s interests are sports (especially rugby union and tennis), fell walking/trekking and 15th/16th century and modern British history.