Anne Véronique Schlaepfer is a Partner in the Firm's International Arbitration Practice and is based in Geneva. She is also the Executive Partner of the Firm's Geneva office.
Anne Véronique has acted as counsel in more than 100 arbitration proceedings involving, amongst others, construction contracts, pharmaceuticals, energy (upstream and downstream), joint venture agreements, sales contracts, collateral management agreements, and know-how license agreements.
She has also served as arbitrator in more than 30 cases and represents parties before Swiss courts in arbitration-related court proceedings, in particular in challenges to arbitral awards.
Anne Véronique is a member of the ICC Executive Board and a Vice-President of the ICC Court.
She is also a member of the LCIA Court and on the panel of arbitrators of the British Virgin Islands International Arbitration Centre.
She has been at the forefront of the development of international arbitration, including as: Co-Chair of the Arbitration Committee of the IBA (2015-2016); Chairperson of the Arbitration Court administering Swiss Rules arbitrations (2010-2013); Member of the Arbitration Committee of the Geneva Chamber of Commerce until 2014; and Member of the working group for the revision of the Swiss Rules (2010-2011).