David Turner

Partner

David Turner

London

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  • Acting for a Middle Eastern State in an UNCITRAL arbitration seated in The Hague, Netherlands against a major European energy company.
  • Acting for PJSC Mobile TeleSystems (“MTS”), one of Europe’s largest mobile network operators, in an ICSID Additional Facility arbitration, seated in Stockholm, Sweden, against the State of Turkmenistan.
  • Acting for a leading Asian energy company in a dispute with a European energy company in an ICDR commercial arbitration seated in Houston, Texas.
  • Advising one of America’s leading energy services companies with respect to a dispute with a Middle Eastern NOC.
  • Acting for a major international financial and development institution in a shareholders’ dispute concerning a Russian bank.
  • Acted for the Republic of Iraq in defending an ICSID arbitration brought by German transport company AHG Industry GmbH & Co. KG, obtaining summary dismissal of the investor's claims under Rule 41(5) of the ICSID Arbitration Rules.
  • Acted for a major European energy company in an SCC commercial arbitration, seated in Stockholm, Sweden, concerning liability under a joint venture agreement.
  • Acted for the developer of a landmark Egyptian petrochemical facility in an LCIA commercial arbitration seated in London.
  • Acted for an American energy company in an LCIA commercial arbitration, seated in Houston, Texas, against a Mexican State-owned utility operator.
  • Acted for a BVI investor in an investor-State arbitration under the UNCITRAL arbitration rules concerning the alleged expropriation of a telecommunications investment in a Central Asian State.
  • Acted for a Dutch investor in an ICSID arbitration concerning the alleged expropriation of an industrial investment in a Southern European State.
  • Acted for a Russian investor in an investor-State arbitration under the UNCITRAL arbitration rules concerning the alleged expropriation of an industrial investment in a Southern European State.
  • Acted for a Canadian investor in an ICSID arbitration concerning the expropriation of a mining investment in South America.
  • Advised a state-owned GCC energy company on investment protection issues relating to a contemplated investment in another Middle Eastern State.
  • Acted for a major Dubai property developer in a DIAC commercial arbitration against a state-owned development entity.
  • Acted for shareholders in a major Spanish multinational gaming company in a shareholders’ dispute under the ICC arbitration rules.
  • Acted for a British bank in litigation in the English High Court concerning a dispute over creditors’ claims in a major international insolvency estate.
  • Acted for a Czech company in an ICC commercial arbitration against the government of a Southern European State concerning the gaming industry.
  • Acted for a British investment fund in shareholders’ litigation concerning a major Spanish fashion retailer.
  • Acted for two international arbitrators in litigation in the English High Court concerning a challenge under the Arbitration Act 1996 in connection with an LCIA commercial arbitration.
  • Acted for a high-net-worth Italian investor in a property dispute concerning a major Italian retailer.
  • Acted as tribunal secretary in a major inter-State arbitration under the ICC arbitration rules concerning a dispute between two Middle Eastern States over access to energy resources.
  • Acted as tribunal secretary in a medico-legal dispute under the ICC arbitration rules between a GCC investor and a U.S. multinational.
  • Acted as tribunal assistant in an ICC commercial arbitration concerning a dispute over a joint venture between two of the world's largest motor vehicle companies.
  • Acted as tribunal assistant in an ICSID arbitration between European investors and a Southern African State concerning the expropriation of their farmland.
  • Acted as tribunal assistant in an ICC commercial arbitration between an Indian investor and a regional government in South Asia.