David J.A. Cairns - Arbitrator

Int-Arb Arbitrators & Mediators

Nationality: New Zealander
Country of Residence: Spain

Description

David has been acting for many years as sole, chair or party-appointed arbitrator under the rules of ICSID, UNCITRAL, ICC, AAA, LCIA, WIPO, Court of Arbitration (Madrid), and the Court of Arbitration for Sport in a variety of seats including London, Madrid, New York, Paris, Washington DC, Miami and Geneva. His expertise includes construction & infrastructure projects, investor state and commercial disputes as well as intellectual property, mergers & acquisitions and joint venture disputes.

Languages Spoken

Language Level
Spanish Advanced

ICC Arbitration Experience

The number of times I have acted for the ICC as:

Chair of Tribunal: 1 to 20
Sole Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Co Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Party's Counsel: 1 to 20
Secretary or Other: 0

Other Arbitration Experience

The number of times I have acted for other Institutions as:

Chair of Tribunal: 1 to 20
Sole Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Co Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Party's Counsel: 1 to 20
Secretary or Other: 0

Have I sat as an arbitrator in cases where one party is not represented?: No

Legal Expertise

  • International law

Other legal expertise: No

Other Experience

  • Mediation

Specialities

  • Construction
  • Corporate law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Investment
  • Joint Ventures