Urs Weber-Stecher acted as chairman, co-arbitrator, sole arbitrator and counsel in over 150 international and national arbitration proceedings (ICC, Swiss Arbitration Centre, DIS, VIAC, HKIAC, CEPANI, ZCC, UNCITRAL, ad hoc) in the fields of legal expertise and specialization listed in the following paragraph, involving substantive laws of Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, France, England, Germany, Hong Kong, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, USA and CISG, ex aequo et bono. ▶ Experience
Fields of legal expertise / specialization / industries
Competition law, intellectual property law, commercial contracts, agency, distribution, franchising and license agreements, research & development agreements, sales and purchases, construction contracts, corporate law, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, shareholder agreements in a wide range of industries incl. energy and natural resources (incl. gas price disputes), construction, engineering, machinery, information and communication technology, aerospace and defense, automotive, telecommunication, insurance, pharmaceuticals, medical engineering, commodity trading, food production.
Commercial mediations as mediator and counsel in connection with shareholders' agreements, restructuring of management, succession planning, distribution agreement (pharmaceutical industry), purchase of hardware and software, aircraft leasing, mismanagement of investments by trust company. ▶ Experience
Professional positions and activities
Fellowships in arbitration institutions
Memberships in professional organisations and institutions