Lenz & Staehelin has announced that partner Xavier Favre-Bulle has been appointed as junior Co-Chair of the IBA Arbitration Committee effective 1 January 2023. The Arbitration Committee has announced its slate of officers for 2023 at the IBA’s annual conference in Miami.
Favre-Bulle has more than 25 years of experience in dispute resolution. He has been involved in some 255 arbitrations (e.g. sales agreements, agency & distribution, licences, joint ventures, shareholders agreements, post-M&A disputes, etc.), in various business industries such as energy, construction, luxury goods, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, banking, aerospace, sports, investment protection, etc.). At Lenz & Staehelin in Geneva, Favre-Bulle leads the Arbitration group and the Sports law sector. He is the President of the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Arbitration Centre and Senior Vice-Chair of the IBA Arbitration Committee. He is a frequent speaker at conferences and the author of some 75 books and articles.