Damian is an international dispute resolution barrister with a particular focus on international arbitration. His disputes practice focuses primarily on infrastructure, construction, oil & gas, utilities, power, natural resources, maritime, transport, investment treaties, international trade and commodities. Damian acts as adviser in numerous complex international commercial arbitration disputes under the ICC, UNCITRAL, ICSID, SIAC, HKIAC, SCMA, GAFTA, CIETAC, DIFC, and LCIA rules. He has advised in numerous international commercial arbitration disputes and has conducted complex, high-value litigation proceedings before senior courts of England and Australia, as well as expert determination and dispute review board proceedings.
Damian has worked in Dubai, London, Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney on a diverse range of global disputes, many featuring multi-billion dollar claims. Damian frequently presents and publishes on international arbitration topics and has guest lectured at the University of Sydney.
Articles in the National Law Review database by Damian Watkin