Partner, Head of Arbitration
Dr. iur., Attorney at Law, LL.M. (D.E.S.)
Dr. Favre-Bulle has more than 30 years of experience in dispute resolution (arbitration as counsel or arbitrator, ADR, court litigation). He has been involved in some 260 arbitrations (e.g. sales agreements, agency & distribution, licences, joint ventures, shareholders agreements, post-M&A disputes, etc., in various business industries such as energy, construction, luxury goods, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, banking, aerospace, sports, investment protection, etc.). At Lenz & Staehelin in Geneva, Dr. Favre-Bulle leads the Arbitration group and the Sports law sector. He is a frequent speaker at conferences and the author of some 80 books and articles.
Litigation and Arbitration, Commercial and Contracts, Sports
French, English, German
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He provides strategic advice and is always thinking one step ahead and sources state that they would recommend him without any doubt.
His cross-examination of witnesses at the arbitration proceedings was particularly impressive.
He produces top-quality work as arbitrator and counsel and distinguishes him-self as a top practitioner in Switzerland.He possesses over 25 years’ experience in commercial and sports arbitrations.
He is a dynamic, reliable and easy to deal with counsel.
He is highly knowledgeable, experienced, engaged and supportive. He surrounded himself with an A-team of lawyers.
He is a powerful counsel who will leave no stone unturned, with a strong arbitration experience, having been involved in more than 200 disputes across a range of industries.