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Elliott Geisinger

Geneva, Switzerland Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 4 departments
Ranked in : Arbitration (International) , International Arbitration: Most In Demand Arbitrators , Arbitrators , Arbitration Counsel
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Arbitration (International) - Europe-wide

Band 3

Elliott Geisinger acts as both counsel and arbitrator, presiding over or sitting as co-arbitrator in ICC cases in matters concerning construction and environmental disputes. A source enthuses: "He captures the issues very quickly and he makes the team and client understand the situation very clearly."
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International Arbitration: Most In Demand Arbitrators - Europe-wide

Band 2

Elliott Geisinger acts as both counsel and arbitrator, presiding over or sitting as co-arbitrator in ICC cases in matters concerning construction and environmental disputes. A source enthuses: "He captures the issues very quickly and he makes the team and client understand the situation very clearly."
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Arbitrators - Switzerland

Band 2

Elliott Geisinger enjoys an excellent reputation, with one client praising his work as counsel: "I have met many lawyers and I can tell you Elliott is the number one," further describing him as "very knowledgeable, practical and easy to work with." The same source goes on to say: "He captures the issues very quickly and he makes the team and client understand the situation very clearly." He also has extensive experience acting as arbitrator on a broad range of matters, including shareholder, construction and environmental disputes.
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Arbitration Counsel - Switzerland

Band 1

Elliott Geisinger enjoys an excellent reputation, with one client praising his work as counsel: "I have met many lawyers and I can tell you Elliott is the number one," further describing him as "very knowledgeable, practical and easy to work with." The same source goes on to say: "He captures the issues very quickly and he makes the team and client understand the situation very clearly." He also has extensive experience acting as arbitrator on a broad range of matters, including shareholder, construction and environmental disputes.
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Practice Areas

International Arbitration; Dispute Resolution; Construction Engineering, Investment Disputes. Specializes in: Commercial disputes; Construction and Engineering / Consortia and joint venture agreements; Investor-state arbitration.

Career

University of Geneva, Law degree (1986), Master of Laws (1990). Swiss bar (1994). Associate Schellenberg Wittmer (1996), Partner (2002)

Professional Memberships

President of the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) 2014-2019 and honorary President since 2020; Member of the Board of Trustees of Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy; Member of the Board of FRANCARBI; Co-opted judge for F1 case of the FIA International Court of Appeal.

Publications

Several publications in the fields of arbitration, private international law and international trade

Personal

Languages: English, French, German. Good reading knowledge of Spanish and Italian.

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Elliott Geisinger

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd

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