Who's Who Legal
Who's Who Legal
New to Who's Who Legal?
New to Who's Who Legal?
Menu
User Menu
New to Who's Who Legal?
Thought Leaders

Thought Leaders

Karin Graf

Karin Graf

Wenger PlattnerSeestrasse 39 PO BoxKüsnacht-ZürichZurichSwitzerland8700

Thought Leader

WWL Ranking: Thought Leader

Global Leader

WWL Ranking: Recommended

National Leader

Switzerland - Arbitration 2020

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Karin Graf is hailed as a “very skilled arbitration practitioner who takes her mandate very seriously by analysing the facts and pleadings of the parties very thoroughly”.

Biography

Karin Graf is a partner in the litigation and arbitration business group of Wenger Plattner’s Zurich office. She has been handling disputes for 20 years and her experience ranges from pre-litigation advice, interim relief proceedings, party-representation in court and arbitration proceedings and enforcement of foreign judgments and awards. Karin Graf primarily advises on corporate disputes, joint ventures, finance and banking, disputes in the broad context of insolvency situations and agency agreements, both national and cross-border. In addition, Karin Graf sits as arbitrator and acts as counsel in international arbitrations under Swiss Rules and ICC Rules, and in ad hoc proceedings. 

Karin Graf regularly publishes and speaks on civil procedural law and arbitration topics and is active in the Zurich Bar Association, the International Bar Association, the Swiss Arbitration Association and DRI – the Voice of the Defense Bar.

Karin Graf holds a degree from the University of St Gallen and has previously served as law clerk in Zurich and as attorney at two major Zurich law firms. She holds an LLM from Queen Mary, University of London. Karin Graf speaks German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.

For over 30 years, Wenger Plattner has been advising and representing clients in all aspects of business law. The firm relies on teams of experts, many of whom are involved in decision-making as members of public authorities and other bodies, giving them an in-depth understanding of client needs. With a strong emphasis on teamwork and cooperation, Wenger Plattner is dedicated to delivering the highest standards of quality.

Switzerland - Litigation 2020

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Karin Graf is "a responsive, brilliant lawyer" who "seeks effective solutions for the client". She "is very empathetic" and "clear when explaining complex legal issues".

Biography

Karin Graf is a partner in the litigation and arbitration business group of Wenger Plattner’s Zurich office. She has been handling disputes for 20 years and her experience ranges from pre-litigation advice, interim relief proceedings, party-representation in court and arbitration proceedings and enforcement of foreign judgments and awards. Karin Graf primarily advises on corporate disputes, joint ventures, finance and banking, disputes in the broad context of insolvency situations and agency agreements, both national and cross-border. In addition, Karin Graf sits as arbitrator and acts as counsel in international arbitrations under Swiss Rules and ICC Rules, and in ad hoc proceedings. 

Karin Graf regularly publishes and speaks on civil procedural law and arbitration topics and is active in the Zurich Bar Association, the International Bar Association, the Swiss Arbitration Association and DRI – the Voice of the Defense Bar.

Karin Graf holds a degree from the University of St Gallen and has previously served as law clerk in Zurich and as attorney at two major Zurich law firms. She holds an LLM from Queen Mary, University of London. Karin Graf speaks German, English, French, Italian and Spanish.

For over 30 years, Wenger Plattner has been advising and representing clients in all aspects of business law. The firm relies on teams of experts, many of whom are involved in decision-making as members of public authorities and other bodies, giving them an in-depth understanding of client needs. With a strong emphasis on teamwork and cooperation, Wenger Plattner is dedicated to delivering the highest standards of quality.

Law Business Research
Law Business Research Ltd
Meridian House, 34-35 Farringdon Street
London EC4A 4HL, UK
© Law Business Research Ltd 1998-2020. All rights reserved.
Company No.: 03281866