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Click here to enlarge.   Christoph LIEBSCHER IAI Correspondent   
Liebscher Dispute Management
Geusaugasse 44
A-1030 Vienna
Tel: +43.1.710.4729

Languages   English, French, German (fluent); Italian, Spanish (knowledge); Russian (under study)
Nationality   Austria
Bar Admission   Austria - 1985
Czech Republic - 1999
Education   INSEAD (MBA - 1986, research assistant - 1987); Austrian Bar Exam (hons.)(1983); University of Salzburg, Austria (Dr. iur. - 1979); Columbia Law School (Summer course - 1979)
Lecturer (Business Law) - Business University of Vienna and University of Linz, Austria; Lecturer on ADR - INSEAD, France
as Arbitrator  
Chair or sole arbitrator in several domestic and international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc and under the aegis of the ICC
as Counsel  
Numerous international arbitration proceedings, mostly international, ad hoc and under the Rules of the ICC and the International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (mostly construction and banking matters)
Relating to  
• Co-editor, Arbitration Law and Practice in Central and Eastern Europe (Juris, 2012) (with A. Fremuth-Wolf)

• "BITs and EU Law: The Next Round - A Comment on European Commission v. Slovak Republic," in Essays in Honour of Hans Van Houtte 251 (P. Wautelet, T. Kruger & G. Coppens eds., Hart Publishing, 2012)

• "La réforme du droit de l'arbitrage en Autriche," 2013(4) Rev. arb. 1102

• "Austria," in Practitioner’s Handbook of International Arbitration (Beck, 2010)

• "Application of the New York Convention in Austria and Eastern Europe," 25(6) J. Int’l Arb. 771 (2008)

• "Arbitration of Antitrust Disputes," in Enforcement of Arbitration Agreements and International Arbitral Awards - The New York Convention in Practice 523 (E. Gaillard and D. Di Pietro eds., Cameron May, 2008)

• "Austria adopts the UNCITRAL Model Law," 23(4) Arb. Int’l 523 (2007)

• "Drafting Arbitration Clauses for EC Merger Control," 21(1) J. Int’l Arb. 67 (2004)

• "Reform of Austrian Arbitration Law," 18 J. Int’l Arb. 211 (2001)

• "Schiedsklauseln richtig vereinbaren," Ecolex 599 (2001)

• "European Public Policy—A Black Box?," 17 J. Int’l Arb. 73 (2000)

• "European Public Policy after EcoSwiss," 10 Am. Rev. Int’l Arb. 81 (1999)

• "Fair Trial and Challenge of Awards in International Arbitration," Croatian Arbitration Handbook 1999

• "Reform des österreichischen Schiedsrechts," Recht der Wirtschaft 328 (1999)

• "La responsabilité civile de l’arbitre," 1999(2) Rev. arb. 395
with France  
Lived and worked mostly in France from 1985 to 1991; Member of the ICC Commission on International Arbitration and of ICC expert committees in different areas of business law

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