Mr David A.R. Williams QC (1941)
Barrister-at-law (New Zealand)
Auckland / New Zealand
LL.B (Auckland); LL.M (Harvard), Barrister (Queens Counsel) and Arbitrator. President of the Cook Islands Court of Appeal and former Judge, Dubai International Financial Centre Court (2007-2013) (both part-time positions). Former Judge of the High Court of New Zealand (1992-1994) and former Justice of High Court of the Cook Islands (2000-2010) and Chief Justice (2005-2010). President of the Arbitrators & Mediators Institute of New Zealand (2004-2006). Former Member New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing Industry Board (1996-2002), LCIA Court of Arbitration,ICC Court of Arbitration and Board of Directors American Arbitration Association and current Advisory Council Member, International Council on Commercial Arbitration (ICCA). Member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal.
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