David Hambrick

David Hambrick

David Hambrick is a disputes and compliance associate in Morrison & Foerster’s Singapore office. He advises and represents clients in high-value international arbitration proceedings and complex litigations, with a particular focus on energy, insurance, construction, joint venture, sovereign wealth fund, and general commercial disputes. 


Mr. Hambrick’s practice also includes multijurisdictional investigations, regulatory matters, and compliance reviews involving financial institutions and global companies.


Mr. Hambrick regularly provides transactional and pre-dispute advice to clients on a wide range of issues such as the construction of arbitration clauses in commercial contracts, third-party funding, risk analysis and mitigation, and sovereign immunity.


Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Mr. Hambrick was an international arbitration and litigation associate in the London, Paris, and New York offices of another leading international law firm. He served as a law clerk to the Honorable Andrew J. Peck of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York in 2009.


Mr. Hambrick received his J.D. from Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, recipient of the Parker School Certificate for Achievement in International and Comparative Law, and Editor-in-Chief of theColumbia Journal of Transnational Law. He received his A.B. from Harvard University. He is admitted to the New York bar. ?

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Articles and Video:

Supreme Court Asked to Resolve Circuit Split Over Discovery in Aid of Private Commercial Arbitration Seated Outside the United States (12/22/20)
On December 7, 2020, Servotronics, Inc. filed a petition asking the U.S. Supreme Court to decide whether parties may seek discovery in the U.S. for use in commercial arbitration proceedings seated outside the U.S. under 28 U.S.C. Section 1782, a vigorously debated question that has increasingly divided lower courts.