Provided by David Brynmor Thomas KC
David Brynmor Thomas KC is a globally recognised specialist in the conduct of complex, high-value, international commercial litigation and arbitration.
He has extensive experience in handling disputes arising from long-term commercial relationships and construction projects across a range of industries, including energy and natural resources, transport and other infrastructure, manufacturing, ship-building and aviation. He has been counsel on cases involving projects and other assets in the United Kingdom, India, Asia, Australia, the Middle East, Africa and the Americas.
David also appears in arbitration applications for injunctive relief in support of arbitrations, on challenges to awards on jurisdictional and procedural grounds, and on the enforcement of international arbitration awards.
David is an Honorary Professor in the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London, where he teaches International Construction Contracts and Arbitration. He is a co-editor (with Brekoulakis) of the Global Arbitration Review Guide to Construction Arbitration.
He has been appointed as an arbitrator in institutional and ad hoc arbitrations on more than 50 occasions.
David Brynmor Thomas KC of 39 Essex Chambers regularly wins appointments to ICC and LCIA tribunals, and is particularly active in disputes in the construction sector.