Harold Frey leads the litigation and arbitration practice of Lenz & Staehelin in Zurich. He has represented clients in numerous international arbitrations as well as in litigation proceedings before Swiss courts. Matters include a wide range of legal issues (such as joint venture, M&A, licensing and general contract law disputes) and industries (such as telecoms, pharmaceutical, industrial and construction). Harold Frey also sits as arbitrator.
Harold Frey is a lecturer on arbitration and advocacy at the University of Zurich.
Harold Frey completed his graduate and postgraduate studies in Zurich (lic iur) and holds an LLM from the New York University School of Law in New York. He has been admitted to the Zurich Bar and to the New York Bar. He speaks German and English.
He is a member of the following professional associations: Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS), the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV) as well as the New York Bar Association.
Lenz & Staehelin is the largest Swiss law firm with over 200 lawyers and with offices in Geneva, Zurich and Lausanne. Lenz & Staehelin's scope of activities covers all areas of business law for Swiss and international clients.
WWL says: Harold Frey is an international arbitrator with experience representing clients in a diverse range of arbitral proceedings. Sources observe his “talent for keeping control of proceedings” as a key skill.
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