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Andrea Meier

Andrea Meier
Office:
Kirchgasse 48
PO Box
CH-8024
City:
Zurich
State:
Zurich
Country:
Switzerland
Tel:
+41 44 212 10 11

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Arbitration

Dr Andrea Meier is a partner with the law firm Wartmann & Merker in Zurich. She has acted as counsel, presiding arbitrator, party-appointed and sole arbitrator, and administrative secretary in more than 50 institutional and ad hoc arbitrations. Recent arbitrations have involved joint ventures, energy and gas disputes, disputes in the financial industry and the telecommunications industry, distribution agreements and construction contracts. She also regularly represents parties before Swiss courts in commercial matters, including major Swiss banks.

Andrea Meier joined Wartmann & Merker in 2010, after working as an associate in Schellenberg Wittmer’s dispute resolution team as of 2003. Andrea Meier holds a law degree from the University of Zurich, a postgraduate degree from Harvard Law School and a doctorate degree from the University of Zurich. She is a member of the board of the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), a former ASA Below 40 co-chair, a member of the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution and an arbitrator of the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Andrea Meier regularly publishes in the field of international arbitration. Recent publications include: Arbitration Clauses in Third Party Beneficiary Contracts – Who May and Who Must Arbitrate?, ASA Bull. 1/2016, and Do Lawyers Always Have to Have the Last Word? Iura novit curia and the Right to be Heard in International Arbitration, ASA Bull. 3/2014.

Andrea Meier is also a regular speaker at international arbitration conferences. She recently spoke at the AIJA Annual Arbitration Conference in New York (7 October 2016, “Strategic choices in international arbitration") and at the Croatian Arbitration Days in Zagreb (8 December 2016, "Procedural aspects of the involvement of third parties”).

 

Established in 1992, Wartmann & Merker’s core area of practice is dispute resolution. The firm advises clients from Switzerland and abroad and represents them in court in all areas of commercial law. Members of the firm act as counsel or arbitrator in international and domestic arbitral proceedings. In addition, the firm advises Swiss manufacturing, trading and service companies, and acts for foreign companies doing business in Switzerland, notably in the financial and media sectors.

WWL says: Andrea Meier is praised by peers for her “content-driven, reasonable approach" to arbitration. She acts as both counsel and arbitrator.

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

Who's Who Legal Arbitration: Future Leaders - Partners

Dr Andrea Meier is a partner with the law firm Wartmann & Merker in Zurich. She has acted as counsel, presiding arbitrator, party-appointed and sole arbitrator, and administrative secretary in more than 50 institutional and ad hoc arbitrations. Recent arbitrations have involved joint ventures, energy and gas disputes, disputes in the financial industry and the telecommunications industry, distribution agreements and construction contracts. She also regularly represents parties before Swiss courts in commercial matters, including major Swiss banks. 

Andrea Meier joined Wartmann & Merker in 2010, after working as an associate in Schellenberg Wittmer's dispute resolution team as of 2003. Andrea Meier holds a law degree from the University of Zurich, a postgraduate degree from Harvard Law School, and a doctorate degree from the University of Zurich. She is a member of the board of ASA (Swiss Arbitration Association), a former ASA Below 40 co-chair, a member of the Arbitration Court of SCAI (Swiss Chambers' Arbitration Institution) and an arbitrator of the CAS (Court of Arbitration for Sport). 

Andrea Meier regularly publishes in the field of international arbitration. Recent publications include: Arbitration Clauses in Third Party Beneficiary Contracts – Who May and Who Must Arbitrate?, ASA Bull. 1/2016, and Do Lawyers Always Have to Have the Last Word? Iura novit curia and the Right to be Heard in International Arbitration, ASA Bull. 3/2014.

Andrea Meier is also a regular speaker at international arbitration conferences. She recently spoke at the AIJA Annual Arbitration Conference in New York (7 October 2016, "Strategic choices in international arbitration") and at the Croatian Arbitration Days in Zagreb (8 December 2016, "Procedural aspects of the involvement of third parties"). 

Established in 1992, Wartmann & Merker's core area of practice is dispute resolution. The firm advises clients from Switzerland and abroad and represents them in court in all areas of commercial law. Members of the firm act as counsel or arbitrator in international and domestic arbitral proceedings. In addition, the firm advises Swiss manufacturing, trading and service companies, and it acts for foreign companies doing business in Switzerland, notably in the financial and media sectors.

WWL says: Andrea Meier is "valued particularly highly" by her clients, who cite her responsiveness, professionalism and experience.

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

Who's Who Legal Switzerland - Litigation

Dr Andrea Meier is a partner with the law firm Wartmann & Merker in Zurich. She regularly represents parties before Swiss courts in commercial matters. Recent disputes have involved disputes in the financial industry and the telecommunications industry, joint ventures, corporate and employment litigation as well as distribution agreements and construction contracts. Furthermore, she has acted as counsel, presiding arbitrator, party-appointed and sole arbitrator, and administrative secretary in more than 50 institutional and ad hoc arbitrations.

Andrea Meier joined Wartmann & Merker in 2010, after working as an associate in Schellenberg Wittmer’s dispute resolution team as of 2003. Andrea Meier holds a law degree from the University of Zurich, a postgraduate degree from Harvard Law School and a doctorate degree from the University of Zurich. She is a member of the board of the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), a former ASA Below 40 co-chair, a member of the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution and an arbitrator of the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Andrea Meier regularly publishes in the field of dispute resolution. Recent publications include: Arbitration Clauses in Third Party Beneficiary Contracts – Who May and Who Must Arbitrate?, ASA Bull. 1/2016, and Do Lawyers Always Have to Have the Last Word? Iura novit curia and the Right to be Heard in International Arbitration, ASA Bull. 3/2014.

Andrea Meier is also a regular speaker at international conferences. She recently spoke at the AIJA Annual Arbitration Conference in New York (7 October 2016, "Strategic choices in international arbitration") and at the Croatian Arbitration Days in Zagreb (8 December 2016, "Procedural aspects of the involvement of third parties").

Established in 1992, Wartmann & Merker’s core area of practice is dispute resolution. The firm advises clients from Switzerland and abroad and represents them in court in all areas of commercial law. Members of the firm act as counsel or arbitrator in international and domestic arbitral proceedings. In addition, the firm advises Swiss manufacturing, trading and service companies, and acts for foreign companies doing business in Switzerland, notably in the financial and media sectors.

WWL says: Andrea Meier is “really good in terms of strategic advice” and is noted for her “flexibility of approach”.

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

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