Mr Ford has been appointed as special counsel at Beilby Poulden Costello Lawyers in Sydney.
Mr Ford has 30 years' experience in personal injury law, where he is an accredited specialist.
The Partners of Beilby Poulden Costello said they are "delighted to welcome David to the firm".
Including Mr Ford, the firm now has six partners in its office, located in Sydney's CBD.
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