Nationality: Australian, British
Area of Expertise: Building and Construction, Commercial, Energy, Franchising, Shareholder and Securities, Valuation
Legal System of Expertise: Common Law, International Law
BEc | LLB
Daniel Meltz is a Sydney-based barrister with over 20 years of experience in international commercial arbitration having previously worked in leading international arbitration practices in London and Zurich.
Mr Meltz has expertise in building and construction disputes, the energy sector and general commercial matters and has appeared as counsel in arbitrations under most institutional rules. Mr Meltz has also appeared in a number of leading enforcement cases in Australia.
In 2017 Mr Meltz was engaged by the Asian Development Bank to advise various South Pacific States on accession to the New York Convention, draft arbitration legislation and train judiciary, government and private sectors. Through this ongoing project Mr Meltz has experience in a number of jurisdictions across the South Pacific including most recently Papua New Guinea, Fiji and Tonga. Mr Meltz is listed in Who’s Who Legal and Best Lawyers for international arbitration and is increasingly sought after as an arbitrator.