David Walker is a Partner at ASAR and has been with the firm since July 2005. David practices in the areas of corporate and commercial law, corporate structuring, agency, distributorships and franchise. David received his Juris Doctorate Degree from the University of Detroit Mercy Law School (2001) in Michigan, USA before going on to earn his LL.M in International Business Law (2002) from University College London. David was admitted to the State Bar of Michigan in December 2001. David’s practice language is English.
2015 / 2016 Highlights
- Advising foreign clients in their establishment of agency or distributorship relationships with local individuals or entities to enable them to achieve their business goals, while mitigating their legal exposure when entering into and terminating agency or distributor relationships.
- Advising various foreign corporates in relation to their set up of a local presence in Kuwait, including structuring advice concerning the implementation of various arrangements to address Kuwait’s foreign ownership restrictions.
- Advising and assisting businesses to establish franchise arrangements, in both single and multi-territory arrangements, and advising on appropriate and practical solutions to mitigate a franchisor or franchisee’s exposure to legal roadblocks