Jean Marguerat

Jean Marguerat
Office:
4 Rue Charles-Bonnet
PO Box 399
1211
City:
Geneva
State:
Geneva
Country:
Switzerland
Tel:
+41 22 839 63 00
Fax:
+41 22 347 71 59

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Arbitration: Future Leaders - Partners

Jean Marguerat is a partner at Froriep in Geneva and specialises in international arbitration and international commercial litigation.

He has been involved in more than 60 international arbitration proceedings (ICC, Swiss Rules, CAS, VIAC, LCIA, DIA and ad hoc) acting in the capacity of both counsel and arbitrator, as well as legal expert. These proceedings involved sale of goods (including commodity trading), distribution, construction (including marine works), joint ventures, M&A and sport-related disputes. Furthermore, he regularly acts as counsel in matters concerning arbitration - attachment proceedings, enforcement and challenge of arbitral awards - before Swiss courts.

Jean Marguerat is a member of several professional associations (ASA, LCIA, CEA, DIS). He is listed in the panel of arbitrators of a number of arbitral institutions (ICC, LCIA, WIPO, Arbitration Court of Madrid).

He has published several articles and is a frequent speaker on international arbitration.

Jean Marguerat studied at the universities of Basle and Neuchâtel (lic iur 1996) and was admitted to the bar in Berne in 1999. He went on to graduate from Cambridge University with an LLM – British Chevening Scholar – in 2000. He worked in business law firms in Barcelona (2000–2002) and London (2007–2008). Jean Marguerat joined Froriep in 2003, and was made a partner in 2010. He works in French, English, Spanish and German.

Froriep is one of the larger law firms of Switzerland, with offices in Zurich, Geneva and Zug, London and Madrid and an arbitration practice of seven partners, one of counsel and seven associates.

WWL says: Jean Marguerat is “a sharp and dynamic” practitioner who is widely regarded as being “at the top of his generation”.

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

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Arbitration

Jean Marguerat is a partner at Froriep in Geneva and specialises in international arbitration and international commercial litigation.

He has been involved in more than 60 international arbitration proceedings (ICC, Swiss Rules, CAS, VIAC, LCIA, DIA and ad hoc) acting in the capacity of both counsel and arbitrator, as well as legal expert. These proceedings involved sale of goods (including commodity trading), distribution, construction (including marine works), joint ventures, M&A and sport-related disputes. Furthermore, he regularly acts as counsel in matters concerning arbitration (attachment proceedings, enforcement and challenge of arbitral awards) before Swiss courts.

Jean Marguerat is a member of several professional associations (ASA, LCIA, CEA, DIS). He is listed in the panel of arbitrators of a number of arbitral institutions (ICC, LCIA, WIPO, Arbitration Court of Madrid).

He has published several articles and is a frequent speaker on international arbitration.

Jean Marguerat studied at the universities of Basel and Neuchâtel (lic iur 1996) and was admitted to the Bar in Berne in 1999. He went on to graduate from Cambridge University with an LLM (British Chevening scholar) in 2000. He worked in business law firms in Barcelona (2000-2002) and London (2007-2008). Jean Marguerat joined Froriep in 2003, and was made a partner in 2010. He works in French, English, Spanish and German.

Froriep is one of the leading law firms of Switzerland, with around 60 lawyers and offices in Zurich, Geneva and Zug, as well as foreign offices in both London and Madrid, and an arbitration practice of seven partners, one of counsel and seven associates.

WWL says: Jean Marguerat is “always well prepared as counsel and arbitrator” according to sources, one of whom effuses: “He masters his files quite brilliantly and puts his argument forward very well.”

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

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