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Allen & Overy boosts thriving arbitration practice with new construction specialist Daniel Garton

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Sep 14, 2023
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Allen & Overy today announced that Daniel Garton has joined the firm’s International Arbitration practice as a partner in London. Daniel is an expert in Construction Arbitration and joins A&O from White & Case. 

Daniel has nearly 20 years of experience in the delivery of international construction and engineering projects and has acted on some of the world’s largest construction arbitrations. Daniel’s career has focused on the energy, transportation and digital infrastructure sectors.

He is highly experienced in all common forms of dispute resolution, including international arbitration, litigation, adjudication and mediation. He has advised clients around the globe including throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Americas and Asia Pacific. His hire is another important milestone in the development of A&O's global construction disputes practice.

Mark Levy KC, partner in the Allen & Overy arbitration practice said: “Daniel will bring a depth of international expertise to our construction arbitration offering, supporting clients in managing and mitigating project execution risk and in efficiently resolving disputes when they arise.”

Marie Stoyanov, Global Head of Arbitration commented: “Daniel is a leading construction disputes specialist. His diverse sectoral experience will be hugely beneficial to our clients, particularly as they face the challenge of balancing energy reliability, affordability, and sustainability. I would like to take this opportunity to welcome him to the firm – we are all looking forward to working with him.”

Daniel has nearly 20 years of experience in the delivery of international construction and engineering projects and has acted on some of the world’s largest construction arbitrations. Daniel’s career has focused on the energy, transportation and digital infrastructure sectors.

He is highly experienced in all common forms of dispute resolution, including international arbitration, litigation, adjudication and mediation. He has advised clients around the globe including throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Americas and Asia Pacific. His hire is another important milestone in the development of A&O's global construction disputes practice.

Mark Levy KC, partner in the Allen & Overy arbitration practice said: “Daniel will bring a depth of international expertise to our construction arbitration offering, supporting clients in managing and mitigating project execution risk and in efficiently resolving disputes when they arise.”

Marie Stoyanov, Global Head of Arbitration commented: “Daniel is a leading construction disputes specialist. His diverse sectoral experience will be hugely beneficial to our clients, particularly as they face the challenge of balancing energy reliability, affordability, and sustainability. I would like to take this opportunity to welcome him to the firm – we are all looking forward to working with him.”

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