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Click here to enlarge.   Isabelle FELLRATH IAI Member   
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Languages   French (native); English, Italian (fluent); German (working knowledge)
Nationality   Switzerland, Italy
Bar Admission   Geneva - 1998
Education   University of Nottingham, School of law (PhD in Philosophy - 1998; LLM - 1994); University of Neuchâtel, School of law (Licence en droit - 1993)
Lecturer (Energy law and regulation) - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL) (2011-); Lecturer (Energy law and regulation) - University of Lausanne, School of Law (2009-14); Lecturer (Commercial arbitration law) - University of Glasgow, School of Law (2005-09)
as Arbitrator  
Sole arbitrator in international arbitration proceedings under the Swiss and ICC Rules; Administrative Secretary to arbitral tribunals in domestic and international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc and under the Swiss, ICC and CIETAC Rules
as Counsel  
Numerous international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) and under the Rules of the ICC, the Swiss Rules and the LCIA Rules (oil & gas, energy, coal, commodities, construction, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, mergers and acquisitions, distribution, agency and environmental matters)
Relating to  
• Cultural Property Disputes: The Role of Arbitration In Resolving Non Contractual Disputes (Transnational Publishers / Brill Academic Publishers, 2004)

• Contributor, Chronique de Jurisprudence étrangère (Suisse), Rev. Arb. (yearly, since 2005)(with P.Y. Tschanz)

• Annotations and Summaries of Decisions of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court Issued in 2011 and 2012 Concerning International Arbitration, 2(2) J. Int'l Trade & Arb. L. / Uluslararası Ticaret ve Tahkim Hukuku Dergisi (UTTDER) 191 (2013) (with F. Spoorenberg)

• "La sanzione per il mancato rispetto di una clausola multistep conciliazione/arbitrato e le conseguenze per gli atti già compiuti dal tribunale arbitrale. Nota sulla sentenza del 16 marzo 2016," caso nº 4A_628/2015, Tribunale Federale Svizzero pubblicata nel DTF 142 III 296, XXVII Riv. dell’arb. 613 (2017)

• "L’ammissibilità di consulenti esterni del tribunale arbitrale nel diritto svizzero, Nota sulla sentenza del 21 maggio 2015," caso nº 4A_709/2014, Tribunale Federale Svizzero, XXVI Riv. dell’arb. 353 (2016) (with D. Franchini)

• "Commentary to Swiss Rules Art. 1 and 2," in Swiss Rules of International Arbitration: Commentary, 2nd Ed. (T. Zuberbuhler, C. Muller, P. Habegger eds., Schulthess, 2013) (with F. Spoorenberg)

• "Consent to Arbitrate: A Prerequisite to Arbitration," 1(2) J. Int'l Trade & Arb. L. / Uluslararası Ticaret ve Tahkim Hukuku Dergisi (UTTDER) 241 (2012) (with F. Spoorenberg)

• "Offsetting Losses and Profits in Case of Breach of Commercial Sale/Purchase Agreements under Swiss Law and the Vienna Convention on the International Sales of Goods," 2009(4) IPRax 1 (with F. Spoorenberg)
with France  
Regular publications in Revue de l'arbitrage

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