David Kiefer is a partner in King & Spalding’s International Arbitration Group in New York. Mr Kiefer’s practice is focused on construction disputes, primarily arising from energy and infrastructure projects. Mr Kiefer routinely counsels clients on avoiding disputes, resolving claims and, when necessary, preparing for litigation or arbitration. In his nearly 20 years as a litigator, Mr Kiefer has successfully prosecuted and defended large and complex claims before federal and state courts, as well as domestic and international arbitration panels. He has been named one of New York’s Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation. Mr Kiefer holds a JD from The George Washington University Law School.