Alexis Schoeb is a Swiss-qualified attorney-at-law and founding partner of Schoeb Baumgartner, a law firm specialised in sports law, international arbitration and business, based in Geneva, Switzerland.
Over the past 10 years, Alexis has focused his practice on commercial and sports arbitration, acting as both counsel and arbitrator before various international arbitral bodies.
As counsel, Alexis has represented elite athletes, agents and major clubs before the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), international sports federations such as FIFA and UEFA, and Swiss courts, including the Swiss Federal Tribunal. Alexis has considerable experience in both high-value and high-stakes proceedings, having been involved in over 50 arbitration proceedings (commercial- and sports-related disputes) as counsel. He also advises a broad range of teams, sports and media companies, and international federations on contractual, sponsoring, corporate governance, organisational and strategic matters.
In 2018, Alexis was appointed to the CAS list of arbitrators. Since then, he has presided over or been appointed by parties in more than 20 CAS arbitration proceedings. Alexis also acts as an arbitrator in international and domestic commercial arbitration disputes involving, in particular, construction, agency, distribution, licencing, joint-venture and media contracts.
Alexis regularly speaks on topics related to international sport law at both conferences and university programs around the world.