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Click here to enlarge.   Franz Xaver STIRNIMANN FUENTES IAI Member   
Froriep Legal Ltd
4 Rue Charles-Bonnet
CH-1206 Geneva
Tel: +41.22.839.63.00
Fax: +41.22.347.71.59

Languages   German, Spanish (native); English, French (fluent); Italian, Portuguese (knowledge)
Nationality   Switzerland, Peru
Bar Admission   Geneva - 2011
Solicitor, England & Wales - 2005
New York - 2002
Position   Visiting Lecturer (International Arbitration) - Universidad del Pacífico del Perú, Universidad EAFIT Medellin (Colombia), Centro Universitario de Brasilia, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (Brazil)
Education   Zurich University (Dr. iur. (summa cum laude) Walther Hug Prize - 2004); Georgetown University (LLM with distinction, Kronstein Scholar - 2001); Fribourg University and Durham (lic. iur. with distinction - 1996); Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb)
as Arbitrator  
Chair, sole arbitrator, emergency arbitrator or co-arbitrator in more than 20 international arbitration proceedings, both commercial and investor-State (ICC, Swiss Rules, LCIA, CAM, DIS, UNCITRAL, ad hoc)
as Counsel  
Numerous international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) and under the rules of the ICC, CISID, LCIA, Swiss Rules, SCC, DIS, VIAC, FCC, UNCITRAL (joint ventures, international sales, agency, distribution and licensing, finance and banking, commodities trading, telecom, automobile, industrial manufacturing, infrastructure construction, and oil and gas matters)
Relating to  
• Co-editor, WTO Litigation, Investment Arbitration, and Commercial Arbitration) (Kluwer, 2013) (with J.A. Huerta-Goldman and A. Romanetti)

• Member of Board of Editors, Lima Arbitration (leading Latin American online arbitration journal)

• "Articles 13 and 69-74 of the WIPO Arbitration Rules," in Arbitration in Switzerland, The Practitioner’s Guide (Kluwer, 2nd ed., forthcoming)

• "Switzerland," in Global Arbitration Review, Know how: Enforcement (GAR online, 2016) (with J. Marguerat)

• •"Investment Treaty Arbitration Know-how: Switzerland," (Global Arbitration Review (GAR) online, 2013) (with R.Ugarte and D.Bentolila)

• "Pharmaceuticals: a new frontier in investment treaty arbitration", Global Arbitration Review (GAR), Vol.8(5) 2013 (with R.Ugarte and D.Bentolila)

• "Cross-Fertilization and Reciprocal Opportunities: An Overview," in WTO Litigation, Investment Arbitration, and Commercial Arbitration 1 (J.A. Huerta-Goldman and A. Romanetti, F. Stirnimann Fuentes eds., Kluwer, 2013)

• "Investment Arbitration," in Arbitration in Switzerland - The Practitioner's Guide 1203 (M. Arroyo ed., Kluwer, 2013) (with N. Radjai)

• "Revision of Awards," in Arbitration in Switzerland - The Practitioner's Guide 1265 (M. Arroyo ed., Kluwer, 2013)

• "El derecho a la prueba - retos y problemas desde un enfoque europeo y comparado," in El arbitraje comercial internacional en Europa: aspectos actuales y regímenes jurídicos 149 (J.L. Collantes and A.C. Cremades eds., Estudio Mario Castillo Freyre, 2013) (with C. Romero Acevedo)

• "La cláusula 'fork in the road' y el arbitraje de inversión," in Panorama Actual del Arbitraje 391 (Estudio Mario Castillo Freyre, 2011) (with M. Castillo Freyre)

• "Renuncia al derecho de impugnar un laudo. Estudio práctico sobre la experiencia suiza: el Artículo 192 de la Ley de Derecho Internacional Privado," 4 Lima Arbitration 151 (2011)(with D. Baizeau)

• "Forma de la prueba," in Ponencias del Tercer Congresso Internacional de Arbitraje 2009, at 195 (Estudio Mario Castillo Freyre, 2010)
with France  
Acted as counsel and arbitrator in a number of proceedings seated in Paris, France, and subject to French law

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