Daniel Xu is a Senior Legal Consultant in the Litigation, Arbitration and Investigations Group of the Dubai office of DLA Piper. 

Daniel speaks fluent Chinese and has been based in the UAE since 2010. He advises Chinese state owned enterprises, listed companies and major corporations across Asia Pacific and the Middle East on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious matters.

Daniel focuses on international arbitration and cross border dispute resolution, with a particular focus on construction, engineering and infrastructure related disputes.

He is an arbitrator listed on the panel of the Dubai International Arbitration Centre and outside of his professional capacity, Daniel serves as a Director with the Singapore Business Council (UAE).