David Buxton-Forman

Director, Legal Talent | Vancouver


Portrait of David Buxton-Forman


As Director, Legal Talent, David oversees student and associate development in the firm’s Vancouver office. He provides strategic direction on student and associate recruitment, mentorship and performance management. David works closely with various stakeholders to ensure that our Vancouver office has talented students and associates to serve the firm’s clients.

David understands the joys and challenges of commercial practice. Prior to joining the firm’s Talent Management team, David spent several years working as a litigator in private practice. He draws on this experience to assist the firm’s students and associates with their professional development.

David is a member of the firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

Professional memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Vancouver Bar Association

Bar admissions & education

  • British Columbia, 2013
  • J.D., University of New South Wales, 2011
  • B. Com., McGill University, 2007