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David Roney

David Roney
Office:
Rue du Pré-de-la-Bichette 1
1202
City:
Geneva
State:
Geneva
Country:
Switzerland
Tel:
+41 22 308 0044
Fax:
+41 22 308 0001

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Arbitration: Lawyers

David Roney is a partner in Sidley’s Geneva office and a member of the firm’s international arbitration practice. He has more than 20 years of experience as an advocate in a broad range of complex disputes around the world.

David has acted as counsel before international arbitral tribunals in commercial and investment disputes involving many different sectors and activities, including construction, infrastructure and energy projects, technology co-development agreements, intellectual property licensing, manufacturing agreements, distribution and sales contracts, share purchase and asset purchase transactions, international joint ventures, sponsorship arrangements and sports. He has represented a diverse group of clients before many of the major international arbitral institutions, including the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) and the Swiss Chambers of Commerce (Swiss Rules). These disputes have involved a host of different applicable laws and places of arbitration ranging from London to Vienna to the Philippines.

In addition, David has served as chairman, sole arbitrator and co-arbitrator in more than 20 international arbitrations under the ICC Rules, the Swiss Rules, the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce Rules and in ad hoc arbitration.

David is co-founder and chair of the executive committee of the Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy (FIAA). In that capacity, he has provided training in the examination and cross-examination of fact and expert witnesses to hundreds of international arbitration practitioners around the world. He speaks and publishes regularly on international arbitration topics.

David received his JD from the University of Toronto and his BA (with distinction) from Queen’s University.

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Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Arbitration

David P Roney is a partner in Sidley's Geneva office and a member of the firm's international arbitration practice. He has more than 20 years of experience as an advocate in a broad range of complex disputes around the world. 

Mr Roney has acted as counsel before international arbitral tribunals involving many different sectors and activities, including construction, infrastructure and energy projects, technology co-development agreements, intellectual property licensing, manufacturing agreements, distribution and sales contracts, share purchase and asset purchase transactions, international joint ventures, sponsorship arrangements and sports. He has represented a diverse group of clients before many of the major international arbitral institutions, including the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) and the Swiss Chambers of Commerce (Swiss Rules). These disputes have involved a host of different applicable laws and places of arbitration ranging from London to Vienna to the Philippines. 

In addition, he has served as chairman, sole arbitrator and co-arbitrator in more than 20 international arbitrations under the ICC Rules, the Swiss Rules, the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce Rules and in ad hoc arbitration. 

Mr Roney is co-founder and chair of the executive committee of the Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy (FIAA). Among other engagements, he is also a member of the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution, co-chair of the ICC commission on arbitration task force on National Rules of Procedure for Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards pursuant to the New York Convention of 1958, a member of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) users council and a member of the ICC Canada arbitration committee. He speaks and publishes regularly on international arbitration topics.

WWL says: The "outstanding" David Roney is lauded by clients for his “detailed preparation” of cases and “hands-on” approach

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

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