Gerold Zeiler is a founding partner of zeiler.partners. His practice focuses on international commercial arbitration, investment arbitration and international litigation. Gerold has over 20 years of experience, acting as chairman, sole arbitrator, party-appointed arbitrator and expert witness, as well as counsel in more than 200 ad hoc and administered arbitration proceedings, including proceedings under the Vienna Rules (VIAC), ICC Rules of Arbitraton, UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules, Rules of the Arbitration Court of the Economic Chamber of the Czech Republic, as well as ICSID arbitration proceedings. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb), a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration, and a former board member and president of the Austrian Arbitration Association. He is listed on the panel of arbitrators of the Vienna International Arbitral Centre, the Foreign Trade court of Arbitration at the Serbian Chamber of Commerce and the Arbitration Court at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania. He is fluent in English and German, and speaks Italian.
Gerold Zeiler is the author of numerous articles and books on international litigation and arbitration, including a commentary on the Austrian Arbitration law, Schiedsverfahren (“Arbitration”) (second edition 2014), and is also a co-editor of the Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration.
zeiler.partners is a dispute resolution boutique focusing on international commercial and investment arbitration, commercial litigation and employment law. The firm has recently been very active in investment disputes, energy-related disputes and post-M&A disputes. The partners of the firm are well known for their experience in international public law and investment arbitration.
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