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David Bateson

Singapore, Singapore Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
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Dispute Resolution: Most in Demand Arbitrators - Singapore

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David Bateson of 39 Essex Chambers is a renowned arbitrator with considerable experience acting in disputes across a broad range of sectors as sole arbitrator and party-appointed arbitrator. One market source describes him as "excellent particularly for construction cases," while another commentator lauds him as a "no-nonsense and very solid arbitrator who knows his way around arbitration."
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International Arbitration: Most In Demand Arbitrators - Asia-Pacific Region

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David Bateson of 39 Essex Chambers in Singapore offers over 40 years' experience in the Asian arbitration space and has acted in over 150 arbitrations both within and outside the region, dealing with a variety of matters including disputes originating in the construction, energy and resources, shipping and general commercial spheres. Interviewees not only praise his "great expertise in Asia" and confirm his "very good reputation in the market," but also value his skill as a "no-nonsense and very solid arbitrator who knows his way around."
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David Bateson is a leading international arbitrator who has acted in over 150 arbitrations in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and South America. He has acted as Chairman, party-appointed arbitrator, or sole arbitrator in arbitrations under the rules of the AA, AIAC, BANI, CIETAC, DIAC HKIAC, KCAB, ICC, KLRCA, LCIA, PCA, SIAC, TAI and VIAC, in ad hoc arbitrations, as a dispute board member, or as a mediator.

He has extensive experience in disputes in a variety of industry sectors including, construction, energy, resources, commodities, insurance, joint ventures, shareholder agreements and shipping.

In construction, energy and resources he has been involved in many of the largest projects in Asia region, and the Middle East. Asia Pacific Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners Asia have variously referred to him as “a pre-eminent construction practitioner” and “a big name with a strong reputation for construction –related litigation”. WWL Who’s Who Legal Construction 2019 described him as “a standout with an excellent reputation” and in 2020 as a Thought Leader in Construction.

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