David Lyman is a partner in the law firm Dickie & Lyman LLP. David obtained a Bachelor of Arts (With Merit) from York University in 1995, and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Toronto in 1998. He was called to the Ontario Bar in February 2000. David has practised residential landlord and tenant law since 2000, acting for landlords of all sizes in matters before the Landlord and Tenant Board, Ontario Rental Housing Tribunal, Assessment Review Board, Ontario Divisional Court, Superior Court of Justice, Provincial Offences Court, and the Small Claims Court. David appears frequently at the Landlord and Tenant Board on all types of applications. David is the most active lawyer in rent review applications in Eastern Ontario, representing dozens of landlords in applications covering hundreds of buildings and tens of thousands of rental units. David is a frequent and respected speaker on residential tenancy law in Ontario. He is the long-standing Vice-President of the Eastern Ontario Landlord Organization and has appeared before municipal, provincial, and federal committees on issues affecting residential landlords. David also practices in the areas of property tax law and commercial leasing, and is a registered consultant with the Ontario Lobbyists Registration Office.