Skip to content
LAWYER PROFILE

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP

David Herlihy

London, UK Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
chambers review
Lawyer Information
chambers review
Lawyer Information

Lawyer profile for Global 2021

Profile view:
Global 2021
Global

This individual is also ranked in:

UK 2021

Chambers Review

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Global
Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration - UK

Band 3

David Herlihy has a strong practice representing investors and sovereign states in high-value and often novel investment treaty claims. He demonstrates notable strength in ICSID disputes and has experience acting for European and Middle Eastern entities.
"He is the real deal. He's a fantastic advocate, extremely clever and a very good trial lawyer."
Learn more about this team View ranking table

Lawyer information

This content is provided by David Herlihy

Practice Areas

David Herlihy focuses on complex international commercial arbitration and investment treaty arbitration, as well as broader issues of public international law. In the investment treaty field, Mr. Herlihy’s is experienced acting in disputes across multiple industries, as well as in Spanish-language mandates in Europe and Latin America.

Some of his representations include acting for:

- Vodafone International Holdings B.V. in its landmark victory against the Republic of India under the Netherlands-India bilateral investment treaty;

- the Republic of Cyprus in its successful defence of ICSID claims arising out of its regulatory treatment of the nation’s second-largest bank during the eurozone financial crisis;

- NextEra Energy Global Holdings B.V. and NextEra Energy Spain Holdings B.V. in the successful prosecution of claims against Spain under the Energy Charter Treaty.

His experience in commercial disputes includes representing:

- a Spanish renewable energy company in ICC arbitration proceedings seated in Madrid and governed by Spanish law;

- a Brazilian multimedia company in an ICC arbitration arising out of a contractual dispute with a Venezuelan company;

- a Mexican telecommunications company in a shareholders’ dispute under the AAA International Arbitration Rules.

Global

This individual is also ranked in:

UK 2021
David Herlihy

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP

phone
Phone number
firm
Office

40 Bank Street

Canary Wharf

London

Greater London

UK

E14 5DS

guide
Ranked In

Global 2021

Global 2020

View Firm Profile
Share profile:

Discover other lawyers at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP

View firm profile
John Adebiyi
Band 5
John AdebiyiSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLPCorporate/M&A (International & Cross-Border) London, UK
John Adebiyi
Band 5
John AdebiyiSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLPCorporate/M&A (International & Cross-Border) London, UK
David Kavanagh QC
Band 4
David Kavanagh QCSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLPArbitration (International) London, UK
David Kavanagh QC
Band 4
David Kavanagh QCSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLPArbitration (International) London, UK
Karyl Nairn QC
Band 1
Karyl Nairn QCSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLPDispute Resolution: International Arbitration London, UK
Karyl Nairn QC
Band 1
Karyl Nairn QCSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLPDispute Resolution: International Arbitration London, UK
Pranav Trivedi
Expertise based abroad in UK
Pranav TrivediSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLPCapital Markets London, UK
Pranav Trivedi
Expertise based abroad in UK
Pranav TrivediSkadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLPCapital Markets London, UK