Since 1 September 2016 Fabian von Schlabrendorff has been of counsel with Pfitzner Legal, a leading dispute resolution boutique in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, which enables him to accept appointments as an independent arbitrator in a wide range of disputes. He has years of experience as chairman, co-arbitrator, sole arbitrator, expert and counsel for party.
Fabian von Schlabrendorff headed the German and continental European litigation practice area of Clifford Chance from 2000 to 2010. He is fluent in German, English, and Spanish and has a good reading knowledge of French.
He is a member of the ICC Court of Arbitration, the advisory board of the German Institution of Arbitration, and ICC Germany's committee on arbitrators (of which he is also past president).
For many years, Fabian von Schlabrendorff has been ranked by his peers as one of Germany's leading dispute resolution practitioners in professional directories.
Pfitzner Legal is considered one of the foremost small dispute resolution boutiques in Germany. The firm is headed by Tanja Pfitzner, an expert in counseling and representing clients in banking and financial, corporate and commercial disputes.
WWL says: Fabian von Schlabrendorff is greatly respected on the international stage for his activities as an arbitrator. “He is reticent, intelligent and an excellent lawyer,” says one source.
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