David Trim

Click to view sealed ABRT Associate Member Certificate

Certified Restructuring & Turnaround Manager ~ RTM®
Certified Restructuring & Turnaround Manager ~ RTM®

Verified Professional Profile

Education, Professional Memberships & Attainment: 

  • ABRT Restructuring and Turnaround Manager – RTM®
  • Registered Liquidator (ASIC #541551)
  • Chartered Accountant of the Chartered Accountants ANZ – CA
  • Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association (ARITA) professional member – RITP
  • ARITA Advanced Certificate in Insolvency. University of Technology Sydney
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting and Finance – Bcom (Acc & Fin)



David made Partner at Hall Chadwick in October 2022 shortly after gaining his registration as a liquidator with ASIC. David joined the firm in April 2019 after several years working in other tier-one insolvency firms in Adelaide, undertaking tasks in personal and corporate insolvency, as well as expanding his skills in forensic accounting. David now takes great pride in effectively managing his team at the Hall Chadwick practice in South Australia. This is proven by the statistics where, taking into consideration David only became a registered liquidator October 2022, David’s appointments have skyrocketed – placing him amongst the highest appointment taking liquidator (external administrations) in not just South Australia, but natonally.

David is a strong character and his commitment to his role and executive function is absolute and unwavering. Utilising his extensive exerience, David optimises initial client briefings by quickly deciphering the financial position of businesses and highlighting the time sensitive and critical matters. David is a renowned “straight shooter” when working with clients and other professional advisors. David’s direct and professional approach makes for an effective and efficient communicator. Acting with independence and objectively, David discusses the various scenarios, available options and strategies.

David’s commitment to his role is demonstrated by his values and the outomes he has achieved over the years (the majority of work  is resolute in his practice, maintaining a strong professional network and a profound sense of responsibility). David is passionate about South Australia and its economy. He puts his knowledge and skills to use by providing advice to various stakeholders of distressed companies, including directors, financiers, employees, unsecured creditors, and their respective professional advisers. His aim is to ensure a more prosperous future for South Australia and its business community.