David Cowgill

Board Member

David is a Partner in the Commercial Property team at Schofield Sweeney LLP. He qualified as solicitor in 2009 and after training in London has been based in Leeds since qualification. He joined Schofield Sweeney in 2016 and was made Partner in 2019.  His main focus is in retail and hospitality but has experience in investment, industrial and general landlord and tenant matters.

David hails from a small village near Skipton and, save for two years when training in London, has resided in Yorkshire all of his life. He has over four years’ experience as a LandAid Ambassador and a representative of the Ambassador network at Board Meetings until recently. David was a key part of the core Yorkshire Ambassadors who have organised fundraising events such as the annual LandAid Ambassador Quiz. He is a keen football fan, coaching his local junior team and regularly travels over the Pennines to watch his team at Old Trafford.