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Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler
3-5, rue du Conseil-Général
P.O. Box 552
CH-1211 Geneva 4
Tel: +41.22.809.6200
Fax: +41.22.809.6201

Languages   French (native); English (fluent); German (working knowledge)
Nationality   Switzerland, Brazil
Bar Admission   Geneva - 1974
Education   Université de Paris (Licence en droit - 1969, DES droit privé - 1971, Doctorat d’Etat en droit - 1983); University of Geneva (Licence en droit - 1972)
as Arbitrator  
Chair, sole arbitrator, or member of the tribunal in numerous international and domestic arbitration proceedings, ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) and under the aegis of the ICC, the Geneva Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIG), and the LCIA
as Counsel  
Numerous international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc and under the Rules of the ICC and the Geneva Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIG) (joint ventures, distribution, construction, turnkey projects, commodities, and general contractual matters)
• ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/11/2, Crystallex International Corporation v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Award, 4 Apr. 2016 (full text ITA English)(full text ITA Spanish)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/12/36, Société Civile Immobilière De Gaëta v. République de Guinée, Final Award, 16 Dec. 2015 (full text ITA)

• ICC Case No. 19299/MCP, Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation Limited, Alkor Petroo Limited, and Western Drilling Constructors Private Limited v. the Republic of Yemen and the Yemen Ministry of Oil and Minerals, Final Award, 15 Jul. 2015 (full text ITA)

• PCA Case No. 2013-12 (Number 2) (UNCITRAL), Achmea B.V. v. The Slovak Republic, Award on Jurisdiction and Admissability, 20 May 2014 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/07/20, Saba Fakes v. Republic of Turkey, Award, 14 July 2010 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/05/20, Ioan Micula, Viorel Micula, S.C. European Food S.A, S.C. Starmill S.R.L. and S.C. Multipack S.R.L. v. Romania, Final Award, 11 Dec. 2013 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/05/8, Parkerings-Compagniet AS v. Republic of Lithuania, Award, 11 Sep 2007 (full text ITA) (excerpts Kluwer)
Relating to  
• Co-editor, International Arbitration Under Review - Essays in Honour of John Beechey (ICC Pub. No. 772E, 2015) (with A. Carlevaris, A. Mourre, E.A. Schwartz)

• Co-editor, Liber Amicorum – Mélanges en l’honneur de Serge Lazareff (Pedone, 2011) (with Y. Derains)

• " L'interprétation arbitrale," 2013(4) Rev. arb. 861 (with F. Robert-Tissot)

• "Transgression of the Arbitrators' Authority: Article V(1)(c) of the New York Convention," in Enforcement of Arbitration Agreements and International Arbitral Awards - The New York Convention in Practice 639 (E. Gaillard and D. Di Pietro eds., Cameron May, 2008) (with M. Azeredo da Silveira)

• Observations following the judgments by the Swiss Supreme Court rendered on 10 November 2005 in (1) case 4P.98/2005/svc and (2) CASE 4P.154/2005/svc (The "Republic of Lebanon v. FTMI & FTML" Cases), 2006(1) Stockholm Int'l Arb. Rev. 181

• "Witness Statements," in De Lege Ferenda - Réflexions sur le droit désirable en l'honneur du Professeur Alain Hirsch 95 (A. Hériter Lachat and L. Hirsch eds., Slatkine, 2004)

• "Lis Alibi Pendens in International Commercial Arbitration," in Complex Arbitrations 53 (ICC Pub. No. 688E, 2003) (with E. Geisinger)

• "La suspension d'instance dans l'arbitrage international," Gaz. Pal., Nov. 14/15, 2001 (with A.V. Schlaepfer)

• "Les astreintes et l'arbitrage international en Suisse," 2001 Bull. ASA 21

• Contribution to "The 7th Geneva Global Arbitration Forum," 16 J. Int’l Arb. 83 (Mar. 1999)

• "Faillite et arbitrage," 1998 Bull. ASA 664 (with D. Brown-Berset)

Several commentaries co-authored with Prof. Gabrielle Kaufmann-Kohler in the International Arbitration Law Review

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