Arbitration

Python Practice Areas Arbitrage

Our arbitration practice attorneys advise clients on Swiss and international commercial arbitration with a unique insight into many different industries.

They have served as counsel or arbitrators in complex, prominent cases under the rules of all the major arbitration institutions and systems, including ICC, LCIA, Swiss Rules, SCC, VIAC, WTO, WIPO, ICSID, CAS and UNCITRAL, as well as in ad hoc arbitrations.

They have strong academic backgrounds and several have published textbooks and articles in international arbitration and regularly appear as speakers at important conferences.

  • Private Clients

    Our private clients seek out the expertise of our arbitration attorneys when they need to bring or defend arbitration claims.

    Whether the arbitration claim arises from an unpaid invoice, commission, fee or rent, or a technical, juridical, breach of contract, intellectual property or damages matter, our clients know that they can count on the knowledge and expertise of our attorneys.

    In addition, our attorneys are skilled in advising on and drafting proper arbitration clauses in agreements.

  • Start-ups

    Conscious of the cost, time and confidentiality advantages of commercial arbitration, more and more start-ups are putting arbitration clauses in their commercial contracts.

    Arbitration clauses can be included in a broad range of contracts, such as B2B, B2C, employee, NDAs etc.

    Our arbitration attorneys are expert in advising on and drafting effective and binding arbitration clauses.

    And should start-ups require advice and representation in an arbitration dispute, our arbitration attorneys have extensive expertise as both counsel and arbitrators.

  • SMEs

    Conscious of the cost, time and confidentiality advantages of commercial arbitration, more and more SMEs are putting arbitration clauses in their local and cross-border commercial contracts.

    Arbitration clauses can be incorporated into a broad range of contracts but must be prepared carefully.

    Our arbitration attorneys are expert in advising on and drafting effective and binding arbitration clauses.

    And when SMEs require advice and representation in arbitration disputes, our arbitration attorneys have extensive expertise as both counsel and arbitrators.

  • Multinationals

    Our multinational corporate clients seek out the expertise of our arbitration attorneys when they need to bring or defend complex, cross-border arbitration claims.

    These clients appreciate the unique insight that our internationally and Swiss trained arbitration attorneys have of many different industries and sectors and that they have served as counsel or arbitrators in prominent cases under the rules of all the major arbitration institutions and systems, including ICC, LCIA, Swiss Rules, SCC, VIAC, WTO, WIPO, ICSID, CAS and UNCITRAL.

  • Others

    Our arbitration attorneys advise major Swiss and international organizations, sport federations, NGOs, other law firms, states and state agencies on the full range of arbitration matters notably where confidentiality and cost effectiveness are paramount but also in cases with important public interest aspects.

    Examples include representing sports federations in front of special sports arbitration tribunals, assisting NGOs in their capacity as “a friend of the court” (amicus curiae) or representing states and state agencies in complex investment arbitration disputes.

Our Arbitration Attorneys