Felix Dasser

Felix Dasser
Firm:
Office:
Prime Tower
Hardstrasse 201
CH-8005
City:
Zurich
State:
Zurich
Country:
Switzerland
Tel:
+41 43 222 1000
Fax:
+41 43 222 1500

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Arbitration: Lawyers

Professor Felix Dasser is a senior partner and former head of Homburger’s dispute resolution team. His practice focuses on dispute resolution and avoidance, corporate and commercial law, and compliance investigations.

He has acted as counsel and arbitrator in more than 60 international commercial and investment arbitration cases. He is familiar with various arbitration rules and is a member of the board executive committee of ASA, the Swiss Arbitration Association.

He advises Swiss companies on international litigation strategies and on the impact of foreign regulatory proceedings and represents Swiss and foreign companies before Swiss courts and authorities.

His range of expertise covers, in particular, banking and insurance, M&A, commodity sales, distribution agreements, IT, engineering, arts and international legal assistance. He also advises on white-collar crime and conducts regulatory and compliance investigations. He is regularly instructed as expert on Swiss law.

Felix Dasser studied law in Zurich, finishing summa cum laude with a doctoral thesis on the lex mercatoria, and at the Harvard Law School (LLM 1990). Based on a post-doc thesis on contract law, he was appointed as Privatdozent (1999) and adjunct professor (2005) at the law faculty of the University of Zurich.

He lectures and publishes regularly in the fields of international commercial dispute resolution and contract law. He also appears as expert witness on Swiss law in domestic and foreign court proceedings.

He is fluent in German, English and French and has working knowledge of Italian.

WWL says: Felix Dasser is a "highly regarded" practitioner with extensive experience sitting as arbitrator in a range of complex commercial disputes.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Arbitration which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Arbitration

Professor Felix Dasser is a senior partner and former head of Homburger's dispute resolution team. His practice focuses on dispute resolution and avoidance, corporate and commercial law, and compliance investigations.

He has acted as counsel and arbitrator in more than 60 international commercial and investment arbitration cases with a special emphasis on European, North American and East-Asian cases. He is familiar with various arbitration rules and is a member of the board executive committee of ASA, the Swiss Arbitration Association and a vice-chair of the dispute resolution and arbitration committee of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association.

He advises Swiss companies on international litigation strategies and on the impact of foreign regulatory proceedings and represents Swiss and foreign companies before Swiss courts and authorities.

His range of expertise covers, in particular, banking and insurance, M&A, commodity sales, distribution agreements, IT, engineering, arts and international legal assistance. He also advises on white-collar crime and conducts regulatory and compliance investigations.

Felix Dasser studied law in Zurich, finishing summa cum laude with a doctoral thesis on the lex mercatoria, and at the Harvard Law School (LLM, 1990). Based on a post-doc thesis on the general structure of contract law, he was appointed as Privatdozent (1999) and adjunct professor (2005) at the law faculty of the University of Zurich.

He lectures and publishes regularly in the fields of international commercial dispute resolution and contract law. He also appears as expert witness on Swiss law in domestic and foreign court proceedings.

He is fluent in German, English and French and has reading knowledge of Italian.

WWL says: The “distinguished” Felix Dasser stands out as “one of the top arbitrators in the country”, an area in which he “always does an excellent job”.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Litigation

Professor Felix Dasser is a senior partner and former head of Homburger's dispute resolution team. His practice focuses on dispute resolution and avoidance, corporate and commercial law, and compliance investigations.

He advises Swiss companies on international litigation strategies and on the impact of foreign regulatory proceedings. He represents Swiss and foreign companies before courts and authorities in all German or French speaking cantons and regions of Switzerland and before the Federal Supreme Court, with a particular emphasis on cross-border commercial cases. He also advises on and coordinates the representation and strategy of Swiss parties in foreign proceedings, in particular in common law jurisdictions.

Furthermore, he has acted as counsel and arbitrator in more than 60 international commercial and investment arbitration cases with a special emphasis on European, North American and East-Asian cases. 

His range of expertise covers, in particular, banking and insurance, M&A, commodity sales, distribution agreements, IT, engineering, arts and international legal assistance.

Felix Dasser studied law in Zurich, finishing summa cum laude with a doctoral thesis on the lex mercatoria, and at the Harvard Law School (LLM, 1990). Based on a post-doc thesis on the general structure of contract law, he was appointed as Privatdozent (1999) and adjunct professor (2005) at the law faculty of the University of Zurich.

He lectures and publishes regularly in the fields of international commercial dispute resolution and contract law. He also appears as expert witness on Swiss law in domestic and foreign court proceedings.

He is fluent in German, English and French and has reading knowledge of Italian.

WWL says: Felix Dasser is esteemed for his work in international commercial investment disputes where he is recognised as "a top litigator".

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Switzerland which can be purchased from our Shop.

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