Dr iur Manuel Arroyo > Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG > Zurich, Switzerland > Lawyer Profile

Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG
Stockerstrasse 38
8002 Zürich

Work Department



Partner representing parties and serving as arbitrator (co-arbitrator, chairman, sole arbitrator) in arbitrations, in particular in proceedings under the ICC Rules, DIS, UNCITRAL, VIAC, SCC, LCIA and Swiss Rules.
He also represents clients in proceedings before state courts and administrative bodies.


Admitted to the Basel Bar since 2002; research and teaching assistant at the Basel University Law Faculty (1999); internships in Basel at the Department of Justice and a business law firm (2000/2001); associate with Python Peter, Geneva (2002-2004); law clerk with the Swiss Federal Supreme Court in Lausanne (2004-2006); associate with Bär & Karrer, Zurich (2007-2011); partner/Head of Arbitration with Meyerlustenberger Lachenal (2011-2017); partner with Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG, Zurich, since 2017


German, English, Spanish, Italian, French


Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA); International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA); Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb), London; Club Español del Arbitraje (CEA), Madrid; German Institution of Arbitration (DIS); International Bar Association (IBA); Swiss Bar Association (SAV); Zurich Bar Association (ZAV); International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR), New York


Studies at the University of Basel (lic. iur., 1998; Dr. iur., 2001); internships/study for the bar exam in Basel (bar admission, 2002); University of Stockholm (LL.M. in International Commercial Arbitration Law, 2007)

Lawyer Rankings

Switzerland > Dispute resolution: arbitration

Led by Roberto Dallafior, the team at Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte AG fields ‘disputes specialists with solid know-how and excellent legal and advocacy skills’. It handles a variety of international commercial and sports arbitration cases. Manuel Arroyo has experience of acting as an arbitrator as well as counsel.