Michael Davison

Michael Davison is our exclusively recommended Commodities Law expert in England on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Michael directly using the contact details listed above.

Michael is head of the firm’s Litigation, Arbitration and Employment Practice Group. For close to 30 years, he has been helping clients avoid disputes. He is currently working from the London office as an arbitration lawyer, handling the most complex international cases. When settlement isn’t possible, and cases need to be tried, he takes clients’ matters all the way. Michael has tried cases under the rules of all 10 major arbitration centres –in Latin America, Europe, Russia, Ukraine, the Middle East, and South East Asia. Before relocating to London, Michael worked in the firm’s Paris office for six years, where he qualified as a French avocat. He is also a Solicitor Advocate and trained mediator.

Michael acts regularly in arbitrations for clients in the automotive, aerospace, defence, energy, and telecom industries. He has a particular interest in energy and commodities law. Michael sits as an arbitrator, acts as a mediator, and lectures on arbitration topics.

Michael Davison has been described by The Legal 500 as “undoubtedly one of the leading practitioners in Europe”, and by Chambers and Partners as “absolutely brilliant”, Michael is frequently invited to speak at conferences on arbitration issues.