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Felix Dasser is a senior member and former head of the Litigation / Arbitration practice team. He advises and represents companies in international commercial and investment disputes in litigation and arbitration proceedings, as well as on white collar crime and regulatory compliance. He also sits as an arbitrator and acts as expert witness on Swiss law.

Felix Dasser is a senior member and former head of the Litigation / Arbitration practice. His practice focuses on the litigation and arbitration of international commercial and investment disputes, as well as white collar crime, regulatory compliance and investigations.

2005
Professor of Law ("Titularprofessor"), University of Zurich
2000
Partner at Homburger
1999
Senior Lecturer ("Privatdozent", PD), Zurich Law School
1991
Associate at Homburger
1991
Bar admission
1990
Harvard Law School (LL.M.)
1989
University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
1985
University of Zurich (lic. iur.)

Felix Dasser acts as counsel on ICSID arbitrations and enforcement of arbitral awards. Interviewees describe him as a ‹brilliant lawyer› with ‹excellent manners.› Dasser also advises on litigation, representing clients in contractual disputes.

2020

Felix Dasser frequently advises domestic and international clients on commercial and investment disputes, as well as regulatory and white-collar crime matters.

2020

Felix Dasser is ‹an excellent and reliable arbitration specialist› who is ‹well prepared and efficient in his approach› to commercial and investment arbitrations.

2020

Felix Dasser is a long-standing fixture in Swiss arbitration who focuses on counselling companies in commercial and investment disputes. Sources say he ‹really knows how to persuade a tribunal›.

2020

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Felix Dasser is a senior member and former head of the Litigation / Arbitration practice. His practice focuses on the litigation and arbitration of international commercial and investment disputes, as well as white collar crime, regulatory compliance and investigations.

He has acted as counsel and arbitrator (sole arbitrator, co-arbitrator, and chairman) in more than 60 international commercial arbitration cases, including as global lead counsel in a billion-dollar IT-dispute and lead counsel in an investment dispute against a Central European State. He is familiar with various arbitration rules and is President of ASA, the Swiss Arbitration Association. He also advises Swiss companies on international litigation strategies and on the impact of foreign regulatory proceedings and represents Swiss and foreign companies before Swiss courts and authorities. His range of expertise covers, in particular, banking and insurance, M&A, commodity sales, distribution agreements, IT, engineering, investment and international legal assistance. He also advises on and conducts regulatory and compliance investigations, and represents companies in white-collar crime proceedings. Prof. Felix Dasser lectures and publishes regularly in the fields of international commercial dispute resolution and international business law. He is visiting professor at the China University of Political Science and Law and taught at the Hague Academy of International Law. He also appears as expert witness on Swiss law in domestic and foreign court proceedings. He is recommended by the major league tables for law (Chambers, The Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal, and others).

Career

2005
Professor of Law ("Titularprofessor"), University of Zurich
2000
Partner at Homburger
1999
Senior Lecturer ("Privatdozent", PD), Zurich Law School
1991
Associate at Homburger
1991
Bar admission
1990
Harvard Law School (LL.M.)
1989
University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
1985
University of Zurich (lic. iur.)

Languages

French, English, German

Bar Registration

Admitted to the Swiss bar

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