David Mummery

Senior Associate

Qualifications: LLB (Hons), BComm, LLM



David’s practice focuses on technology contracts and intellectual property.

David advises clients from varied industry sectors in a broad range of commercial law areas including IT services, data commercialisation and providing privacy advice for multinational and international clients.

David has been involved in drafting and negotiating on a wide range of technology contracts, advising both technology suppliers and customers.  David has also advised clients on IP commercialisation and dispute matters and general commercial law matters


  • Assisting, reviewing and drafting a suite of ICT agreements (including traditional licence agreements, master services agreements, SaaS and PaaS agreements) for the design, build, implementation and ongoing services relating to an e-commerce platform on behalf of a global provider of enterprise solutions for omni-channel commerce.
  • Assisting, reviewing and drafting a range of ICT agreements (including master services/supply agreements, business process outsourcing agreements, SaaS, IP commercialization agreements) for a large multi-national technology consultancy and solutions provider.
  • Advising and assisting with drafting relating to the consultancy and design phase of a large digital transformation program for a leading industry superannuation fund.
  • Advising a large European defense contractor on its privacy obligations as these relate to its Australian subsidiary.
  • Assisting with the drafting of agreements for the commercialisation of data for a large geo-spatial data client.

Latest thinking

Intellectual Property | 3 Mar 2019

Plant Breeder’s Rights in Australia: updated, amended and strengthened

Recent amendments to the PBR Act have strengthened PBR rights and have aligned aspects of PBR with other intellectual property laws in Australia.