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Laurent Levy

Address3-5, rue du Conseii-Gemeral, PO Box 552 Geneva Switzerland Postcode: CH-1204
Phone(+41) 22 809 6200
NationalitySwiss and Brazilian
Education– 1983: University of Paris, Doctorat en droit
– 1972: University of Geneva, Licence en droit
– 1971: University of Paris, Law School, DES 1969: University of Paris, Law School, Licence en droit
Bar Admission1974: Admitted to the Geneva Bar
Work ExperienceExperience as Arbitrator and/or Counsel in Arbitrations Appeared in numerous ICC, LCIA, ICSID and ad hoc arbitration proceedings, increasingly as arbitrator. Main areas of specialisation are joint ventures/shareholders’ agreements, petrochemicals/oil/gas, aviation/air transportation, satellite and telecommunications, agency and distribution. Currently a Vice-President of the LCIA Court (London) and serving as a Council member on the Board of the ICC Institute of World Business Law (Paris). Also Visiting Professor at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London.
Present PositionSince 1 January 2008: Partner with Levy Kaufmann-Kohler. Previously a partner with Schellenberg Wittmer.
Past positions
PublicationsVarious contributions to law journals and legal periodicals, i.e. Anti-Suit lnjuctions Issued by Arbitrators; Insolvency in Arbitration (Swiss Law); Testimonies in the contemporary practice: witness statements and cross-examinations; plus co-authored many articles on different aspects of international arbitration.
LanguagesFrench, English, German