, 54, will take up the post of HM Coroner for Peterborough
in April 2012.
David has held the position of Deputy Coroner for Peterborough since 1995 so has a wealth of knowledge and experience of the Peterborough jurisdiction.
David said: "I am overwhelmed and honoured to have been appointed HM Coroner for Peterborough.
David is Head of the Dispute Resolution Department at Hunt & Coombs SolicitorsÂ where he has worked since January 1990.
practicing career, David
has specialised in personal injury and clinical negligence litigation and recently has also been involved in general civil litigation matters.
Councillor Matthew Lee, Deputy Leader of Peterborough
City Council, said: "I welcome the appointment of David Heming
who I am sure will continue to provide the same high level of service that the people of Peterborough have come to expect.
David has lived in Peterborough since 1982.Â He is married and has three children, Jessica, 21, who is studying English at Queen Mary College in London, Mia, 19, who is studying medicine at University College London and Louis, 16, who is studying for his A-Levels.