Dániel Dózsa


Dániel Dózsa


London | 160 Queen Victoria Street, London, UK EC4V 4QQ
+44 20 7184 7482 | +44 20 7184 7001


Dániel Dózsa focuses his practice on international commercial and investor-state arbitrations. He has experience handling such cases before the world's leading arbitral fora, such as the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), as well as under the rules of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL). Mr. Dózsa's experience includes cases brought under bilateral investment treaties (BITs) and multilateral investment treaties such as the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT), as well as under various types of commercial and investment contracts. Mr. Dózsa has represented private companies, state-owned enterprises, and national governments in major international arbitration cases and has advised parties in disputes involving oil & gas, electricity and telecommunication matters.

Mr. Dózsa was listed among the "Future Leaders of Arbitration" for 2021 by Who's Who Legal and recognized by The Legal 500 UK as “amazing at cross examining witnesses, and has a thorough understanding of ECT case law."

Mr. Dózsa also teaches International Dispute Resolution at Leiden University and regularly speaks at conferences on international arbitration in the UK and Europe.

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Dózsa worked in the Washington, D.C. and Budapest offices of another international law firm. While in Budapest, he served as an associate in the European regulatory and antitrust practice group where he represented clients in merger and antitrust cases before National Competition Authorities and the European Commission.

  • Eötvös Loránd University, J.D., 2005
  • University of Leiden, LL.M., 2006
  • Solicitor, England and Wales
  • Budapest
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Hungarian


Speaking Engagements
  • Providing Damages - Thirty Third ITF Public Conference, Valuation of Damages in International Investment Law, London (October 18, 2019)
  • Substantive standards: Expropriation; Denial of Justice - Fifth International Conference for a Euro-Mediterranean Community of International Arbitration, Madrid (November 20, 2018)
  • Joining and Leaving the European Union - Leiden University European Business Law LLM programme, Leiden (August 25, 2018)
  • Is there life after Achmea? - CEA, 40 Meeting, Madrid (June 10, 2018)
  • The Arbitrator's Duty to Disclose Potential Conflicts - ICC YAF, Zurich (December 8, 2017)