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Laurent Killias

Zurich, Switzerland Europe Guide 2022 Ranked in 3 departments
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Litigation - Switzerland

Band 3

Laurent Killias is a respected practitioner, frequently representing clients in corporate and commercial litigation. He acts on breach of contract and commercial agreement disputes.
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Arbitrators - Switzerland

Band 5

Laurent Killias often advises clients on commercial arbitrations. He also sits as chair and co-arbitrator in ICC tribunals. A source reports: "He is very open to discuss case strategy and exchange information between counsels to the benefit of the client. He is also sharp and realistic with the client about the case, and determined to put the best case forward."
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Arbitration Counsel - Switzerland

Band 3

Laurent Killias often advises clients on commercial arbitrations. He also sits as chair and co-arbitrator in ICC tribunals. A source reports: "He is very open to discuss case strategy and exchange information between counsels to the benefit of the client. He is also sharp and realistic with the client about the case, and determined to put the best case forward."
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Long-standing expertise in international arbitration and commercial litigation in complex disputes. In addition to representing parties, frequently chosen as party-appointed arbitrator and chairman in international arbitrations. Focusing on contracts regarding construction, civil engineering, research and development, distribution and license agreements, joint ventures, financial services as well as M&A.

Career

University of Zurich (lic.iur., 1987). Bar admission (1990). University of Zurich (Dr.iur., 1993). University of London, King's College (LL.M., 1994). Head of Pestalozzi's international arbitration practice group in Zurich.

Professional Memberships

Swiss and Zurich Bar Associations, Swiss Arbitration Academy, Swiss Arbitration Association, German Institute of Arbitration.

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