David Attanasio

Associate in International Arbitration Group, Dechert LLP

Mr. David L. Attanasio focuses his practice on international arbitration and international litigation matters. He has experience under the ICSID, UNCITRAL, ICDR, and SCC rules and in the energy, oil and gas, mining, and construction sectors. He has also acted as secretary for arbitral tribunals in arbitrations conducted under the EDF arbitration rules.

Mr. Attanasio currently serves as the Chair of the ILA American Branch Investment Law Committee and is also a member of the Planning Committee for the ILA American Branch’s annual International Law Weekend conference.

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Attanasio received a Fulbright Fellowship to conduct research in Bogotá, Colombia on remedies for human rights violations, research that was carried out while also holding a visiting professorship at the Universidad de los Andes. Mr. Attanasio also taught law at the Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano and worked as an intern with the Comisión Colombiana de Juristas and Dejusticia in Bogotá, Colombia

My Sessions

Panel II: Foreign investment and extractive industries in Latin America

ICC Auditorium