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Click here to enlarge.   Teresa GIOVANNINI IAI Member   
35, rue de la Mairie
PO Box 6569
CH-1211 Geneva 6
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Languages   French (native); English, Italian (fluent); German (knowledge)
Nationality   Switzerland
Bar Admission   Geneva - 1983
Education   University of Fribourg, Switzerland (Law Degree - 1974); The Hague Academy of International Law (Certificate - 1974); Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
as Arbitrator  
Chair, Sole arbitrator or member of the tribunal in numerous domestic and international commercial arbitration proceedings, ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) and under the aegis of the ICC, LCIA, AAA/ICDR, the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC) ICHEIC, Zurich (ZHK) and Geneva (CCIG) Chambers of Commerce, and the Milan Chamber of National and International Arbitration
as Counsel  
Numerous international arbitration proceedings worldwide, ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) and institutional (CARICI, ICC, the Zurich (ZHK) and Geneva (CCIG) Chambers of Commerce, IATA, ICSID (agency and distribution, construction, art, industrial cooperation and joint ventures, oil and gas, licenses and technology transfers, international trade, pharmaceuticals, insurance)
Relating to  
• "Immunity of Arbitrators," 83(4) Arbitration 436 (2017)

• "Annulled International Arbitral Awards and Remand: Can/Should the Same Arbitral Tribunal Take the Case Anew? A short Analysis from a Swiss Perspective," in The Powers and Duties of an Arbitrator – Liber Amicorum Pierre A. Karrer 103 (P. Shaughnessy, S. Tung eds., Kluwer, 2017)

• "L'amputation du contrat par l'arbitre," 2017(1) Rev. arb. 39

• "Philosophy Can Help Tribunals Draft Awards that Parties will Accept as Legitimate," Disp. Res. J. 78 (May 2011)

• "When do Arbitrators become Functus Officio?," in Liber Amicorum en l’honneur de Serge Lazareff 305 (L. Levy, Y. Derains eds., Pedone, 2011)

• "The Continental European Perspective and Practice of Advocacy," in The Art of Advocacy in International Arbitration (D. Bishop, E.G. Kehoe eds., Juris Publishing, 2d ed. 2010)

• "International Arbitration and Jura Novit Curia – Towards Harmonization," in Liber Amicorum Bernardo Cremades 495 (M.A. Fernandez-Ballesteros, D. Arias eds., La Ley, 2010)

• "What are the grounds on which awards are most often set aside," Bus. L. Int'l, No. 1, at 115 (Jan. 2001)

• "Arbitration Act 1996, Stay of Proceedings," 2000(3) Arbitration 203

• Co-editor, Written Evidence and Discovery in International Arbitration, New Issues and Tendencies (ICC Pub. No. 698, 2009) (with A. Mourre)

• "Corporate Governance: Swiss present situation and perspectives," The International Legal Forum 137 (No. 3-4, 1999)

• Speaker and Lecturer on international arbitration (AAA/ICDR, IBA, ICCA, ITA, CIArb, ICC etc)

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