Arne Fuchs is highly praised by peers who consider him “an excellent lawyer and arbitrator” who is “outstanding in many ways” in the field.
Arne Fuchs is a partner and global co-chair of the firm’s international arbitration and dispute resolution group.
Arne has extensive experience advising companies, states and state-owned entities in international commercial arbitrations and investment treaty arbitrations. He has experience with disputes conducted under most major institutional rules (including ICC, LCIA, HKIAC, SCAI and DIS Rules), the ICSID Convention, UNCITRAL ad hoc rules, as well as with pure ad hoc arbitration, and across sectors.
In addition to his role as counsel, Arne is also acting as (sole) arbitrator. He is a fellow of the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators (FMIArb) and is included on the list of arbitrators of the Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA) as well as the panel of arbitrators of the Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC).
Arne is a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR and the arbitration committee of the IBA. In 2017, Arne was appointed by the ICC International Court of Arbitration as regional representative for the Europe and Russia chapter of the ICC YAF (with a 2017–2019 mandate). He regularly speaks at international conferences and teaches training courses and workshops on dispute resolution.
Arne has been recognised by GAR’s Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration – Future Leaders since the inaugural 2017 edition and is also recognised and recommended for his dispute resolution expertise by The Legal 500 EMEA and Expert Guides Commercial Arbitration.
Arne studied law at the University of Augsburg and obtained a LLM degree from the George Washington University Law School in Washington, DC, where he focused his studies on public international law and international arbitration. He also successfully completed an advanced training programme in German and international arbitration at the University of Frankfurt and American University’s Washington College of Law seminar on international commercial arbitration.
Arne is fluent in English and German and has a working knowledge of French. He reads Spanish.