David Starkoff is a partner in our International Dispute Resolution Practice, focussing on the construction, infrastructure, energy and projects sectors, as well as competition and regulatory issues.
David has almost two decades’ experience with construction, infrastructure and energy projects, including negotiations, contract administration, mediation, expert determination, security of payment adjudication, dispute resolution boards, Supreme Court litigation, and domestic and international commercial arbitration.
David has acted for the ACCC in enforcement proceedings in the Federal Court of Australia and regulatory proceedings in the Australian Competition Tribunal, acted for the AER in enforcement matters, and acted for ASIC in substantial civil penalty proceedings. David has also acted for those subject to enforcement action, as well as giving transactional and structural advice.
With a reputation for legal excellence, problem-solving and quickly understanding legal and commercial issues, as well as a background in mathematics and computer science, David stands out in large, complex and high-value matters.
David teaches in the Masters programs at both the University of Melbourne and Sydney Law School.
Key Recent Experience
Construction and Project Experience