At the 5th March 2015 AGM of ADLS Inc David started his 6th year as the only elected provincial lawyer on the 9 person Council.

The re-elected President Brian Keene QC spoke to the annual report for the year ending 30 September 2014.

With its paid up voluntary membership exceeding 3,000 the Society represents more paid up lawyer members than any other organsiation in New Zealand.

More than 1,000 of those members are lawyers like David whose legal practices are based outside Auckland.