Dominique Brown-Berset is a partner of Brown&Page, a law firm specialising in dispute resolution, contract and commercial law, and public international law. She practises mainly in the field of international arbitration and business transactions. She is listed, inter alia, on the CAS, HKIAC, JCAA, SIAC and KLRCA panels of arbitrators.
She holds law degrees from Lausanne University Law School (Switzerland); Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne (France); and Harvard Law School (USA). She is a member of the LCIA Court of Arbitration; the executive committee of the Institute for Transnational Arbitration; the management board and the supervisory council of the Swiss Institute of Comparative Law; and the Société Suisse des Juristes. She is a former co-chair of the arbitration committee of the International Bar Association, former international vice president of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and immediate past president of the executive board of ArbitralWomen.
She has been acting as counsel, co-counsel and arbitrator (also sole arbitrator and chairperson) in well over 200 cases covering a broad range of international arbitration cases, in particular in arbitration involving states and international organisations both at private and governmental levels, in cases relating, inter alia, to transfer of technology, construction of turnkey factories and other major projects, procurement contracts, licence agreements, distribution agreements, agency, joint venture, and shareholders’ agreements, sale and purchase contracts, telecom, post-M&A disputes and the like. Her industry experience includes banking and financial services, telecommunications, computers (software and hardware), satellites, aviation, avionics, glass and paper production, steel, chemicals and petrochemicals, LNG projects, oil and gas, electricity and other energy sectors, mining, food, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, shipping and shipbuilding, intellectual property rights, luxury goods, textiles and arts, beverages and real estate.
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WWL says: Dominique Brown-Berset comes "highly recommended" for her experience as both an arbitrator and arbitration counsel.
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