Dalton has extensive experience in successfully handling complex, high-profile corporate/commercial litigation and domestic/international arbitration. He has successfully dealt with a wide range of matters including contract, energy, oil and gas, cybersecurity, environmental, directors and officers, class action defence and competition disputes. He successfully and routinely handles complex litigation and arbitrations for some of the world's largest companies including as lead counsel in a Benchmark 2017 “Impact Case of the Year" in which he successfully defended a $12-billion claim. His reputation is that of a practical, highly skilled, innovative, strategic and result-driven lawyer whom is intensely focused on solving his client's most critical problems. He also has extensive experience and success in all aspects of civil fraud cases and in internal investigations.
Dalton frequently appears as lead counsel in all levels of courts and has extensive domestic and international arbitration experience. He is a Queen's Counsel (Q.C.) and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb). He also undertakes extensive pro bono work as described below.