Mr Georg C Umbricht > Umbricht Rechtsanwälte > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Umbricht Rechtsanwälte
BAHNHOFSTRASSE 22
P.O. BOX
CH-8024 ZURICH
Switzerland
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Position

Managing Partner

Preferred areas of activity: international economic law, banking and corporate law, international commercial transactions, international litigation and arbitration, WTO and EC law.

Career

Associate with a major law firm in Geneva (1995-1998); Assistant to Professor Dr. Ernst-Ulrich Petersmann at the University of Geneva (1998/1999); JIEL Editorial Assistant to Prof. John H. Jackson at the Georgetown University Law Center (2000-2002); Associate (2001-2006) then Managing Partner (since 2007) with Umbricht Attorneys

Military service: 3 years (rank: Colonel General Staff, function: Chief Artillery of the Swiss land forces).

Languages

German, English, French.

Memberships

Member of the International, the Swiss and Zurich Bar Associations, the Swiss Arbitration Association, the Swiss Association for Tax Law, the International Fiscal Association and the American Society of International Law.

Education

Universities of Zurich and Geneva (lic. iur., Geneva 1994); Universities of Geneva and Lausanne (LL.M. in European and international economic law, 1999); University of Michigan, Law School (LL.M. – International Economic Law, 2000); Georgetown University Law Center (Visiting Scholar 2001-2002); Institute of International Economic Law (Fellow 2000-2002); Admitted to the bar of Geneva (1997) and Zurich (2000).