Fladgate has announced the appointment of international arbitration and insurance specialist David Breslin, as a partner in the firm’s dispute resolution team.

David joins from Gowling WLG, where he led the international arbitration and insurance teams. He is well-known for his insurance and international arbitration expertise primarily in relation to marine, energy and infrastructure disputes.

Fladgate’s chairman Richard Reuben commented: 'David’s appointment reflects our continued commitment to building strength in depth in our core practices and to further developing our specialist capabilities. He is a natural fit for Fladgate and his broad range of experience will make him an excellent addition to the firm as we continue to expand our disputes team'.