Shearman And Sterling

David Hume is a senior associate in the International Arbitration practice.

Based in the UAE, and qualified in England & Wales and New Zealand, David acts for multinational and State-owned companies in commercial arbitrations under the ICC and LCIA Rules as well as large-scale construction and engineering disputes in arbitration and Dispute Board proceedings.  

David also has rights of audience before the ADGM and DIFC Courts.

David speaks regularly on arbitration and construction-related matters, and is recognized as a ‘notable senior associate’ in The Legal 500: EMEA, UAE – Construction 2019.