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Georg Scherpf

Georg Scherpf
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Who's Who Legal Arbitration: Future Leaders - Non-partners

Georg Scherpf is a member of the arbitration practice group at Luther. He represents clients in commercial and investment arbitrations. He also sits as arbitrator.  

His public international law experience includes advising clients in relation to bilateral investment treaties, (BITs) and multilateral investment treaties including the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT).  Georg was lead associate in several investment treaty cases (ICSID and ad hoc) relating to infrastructure and energy investments. More recently he has focused on intra-EU disputes relating to renewable energy investments in Spain and the Czech Republic.  

His commercial arbitration experience covers international trade, commodities, oil and gas and infrastructure. He has represented clients in commercial arbitrations seated in Germany, England, Switzerland and Singapore as well as under different institutional rules (DIS, ICC, SIAC and Swiss Rules). He advises on conflict of laws, contract law, commercial and sales law (CISG).

Georg studied at Humboldt University and King’s College London. He practises as a German attorney (Rechtsanwalt) and as a solicitor (England and Wales). Between 2013 and 2016 he was regional representative for the German Initiative of Young Arbitrators (DIS40) and since 2016 he is regional representative for the Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG).

Luther’s arbitration practice group consists of five partners and 12 associates, all of whom devote substantial part of their work on national and international arbitration. Luther has represented clients in proceedings under all major arbitration rules (DIS, ICC, LCIA, SCC, Swiss Rules, UNCITRAL, ICSID, CIETAC and SIAC). In 2017, Luther was listed in the GAR100 for the sixth consecutive year.

WWL says: Georg Scherpf enjoys a superb reputation among peers as "a brilliant arbitration lawyer, excellent public speaker and exceptional professional".

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