Georg Naegeli

Senior Counsel

Georg Naegeli is a member of Homburger's Litigation | Arbitration practice team. He knows how judges think because he served as one for over ten years. He now represents clients in commercial disputes before state courts and in international arbitrations.

Georg Naegeli has various assignments as chair or member of institutional and ad hoc arbitral tribunals. In addition, he is a member of Homburger's Restructuring | Insolvency working group and advises clients on, and represents them in, insolvency and restructuring proceedings. From 2008-2012, Georg Naegeli was a member of the Court of Cassation of Zurich.


Georg Naegeli has published numerous articles on topics relating to international arbitration, jurisdiction, insolvency and enforcement. He is a co-author of commentaries on the Swiss Code of Civil Procedure and the Convention of Lugano.

Career
  • 2018 Senior Counsel at Homburger
  • 2008 Member of the Court of Cassation of Zurich (until 2012)
  • 2004 Partner at Homburger (until 2018)
  • 1993 Alternate judge at the Commercial Court and the Appellate Court of Zurich (until 2000)
  • 1990 Judge at the District Court of Zurich (until 2000)
  • 1987 Law clerk at the Commercial Court of Zurich
  • 1986 Bar admission
  • 1984 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
  • 1980 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 17 17
F+41 43 222 15 00

Georg Naegeli is a member of Homburger's Litigation | Arbitration practice team and the Restructuring | Insolvency working group. He knows how judges think because he served as one for ten years. He now represents clients in commercial disputes before state courts and in international arbitrations.

Career
  • 2018 Senior Counsel at Homburger
  • 2004 Partner at Homburger (until 2018)
  • 1993 Alternate judge at the Commercial Court and the Appellate Court of Zurich (until 2000)
  • 1990 Judge at the District Court of Zurich (until 2000)
  • 1987 Law clerk at the Commercial Court of Zurich
  • 1986 Bar admission
  • 1984 University of Zurich (Dr. iur.)
  • 1980 University of Zurich (lic. iur.)
Languages
German, English, French
Bar registration
At all Swiss courts
P+41 43 222 17 17
F+41 43 222 15 00
Address
Prime Tower
Hardstrasse 201
CH-8005 Zurich