Felix Dasser

Partner

Felix Dasser is a senior member and former head of the Litigation | Arbitration practice. His practice focuses on the litigation and arbitration of international commercial and investment disputes, as well as white collar crime, regulatory compliance and investigations.

He has acted as counsel and arbitrator (sole arbitrator, co-arbitrator, and chairman) in more than 60 international commercial arbitration cases, including as global lead counsel in a billion-dollar IT-dispute and lead counsel in an investment dispute against a Central European State. He is familiar with various arbitration rules and is President-elect of ASA, the Swiss Arbitration Association.


He also advises Swiss companies on international litigation strategies and on the impact of foreign regulatory proceedings and represents Swiss and foreign companies before Swiss courts and authorities. His range of expertise covers, in particular, banking and insurance, M&A, commodity sales, distribution agreements, IT, engineering, investment and international legal assistance. He also advises on and conducts regulatory and compliance investigations, and represents companies in white-collar crime proceedings.


Prof. Felix Dasser lectures and publishes regularly in the fields of international commercial dispute resolution and international business law and is visiting professor at the China University of Political Science and Law. He also appears as expert witness on Swiss law in domestic and foreign court proceedings.


He is recommended by Chambers and The Legal 500. Who's Who Legal referred to him as "a leading disputes specialist in the Swiss market" (litigation, 2019) and "a great arbitrator" (arbitration, 2019).

Career
  • 2005 Professor of Law ("Titularprofessor"), University of Zurich
  • 2000 Partner at Homburger
  • 1999 Senior Lecturer ("Privatdozent", PD), Zurich Law School
  • 1991 Associate at Homburger
  • 1991 Bar admission
  • 1990 Harvard Law School (LL.M.)
  • 1989 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
  • 1985 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)
Languages
German, English, French
Bar registration
At all Swiss courts
Address
Prime Tower
Hardstrasse 201
CH-8005 Zurich
P+41 43 222 10 00
F+41 43 222 15 00

Felix Dasser is a senior member and former head of the Litigation | Arbitration practice team. He advises and represents companies in international commercial and investment disputes in litigation and arbitration proceedings, as well as on white collar crime and regulatory compliance. He also sits as an arbitrator and acts as expert witness on Swiss law.

Career
  • 2005 Professor of Law ("Titularprofessor"), University of Zurich
  • 2000 Partner at Homburger
  • 1999 Senior Lecturer ("Privatdozent", PD), Zurich Law School
  • 1991 Associate at Homburger
  • 1991 Bar admission
  • 1990 Harvard Law School (LL.M.)
  • 1989 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
  • 1985 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)
Languages
German, English, French
Bar registration
At all Swiss courts
P+41 43 222 10 00
F+41 43 222 15 00
Address
Prime Tower
Hardstrasse 201
CH-8005 Zurich