International Arbitration (Swiss-Qualified Lawyer), Geneva

20.07.2020

We are seeking to hire a Swiss-qualified lawyer with at least 1-2 years of experience working in an international arbitration practice to strengthen our International Arbitration group.

If you are looking to work in a global arbitration practice on high-stakes matters for states, state-owned entities and large international commercial players in the fields of commercial, investment and sports arbitration and have the qualifications mentioned below, we encourage you to apply.

We offer a challenging and varied position in a dynamic, friendly, highly motivated, professional and international team, a stimulating work environment and the opportunity to work on cutting-edge cases.

We are looking for candidates to meet the following requirements and have the following skills:

  • You are a Swiss-qualified lawyer
  • You have at least one to two years of experience in international arbitration gained in a top-tier Swiss or international law firm;
  • You are a native English-speaker, or are at least perfectly fluent in both written and spoken English;
  • You have excellent academic credentials;
  • You have strong drafting and oral presentation skills.

On a personal level:

  • You strive for excellence and perform your work with the highest quality standard;
  • You are a team-player, reliable and have a positive attitude; 
  • You have a pragmatic approach and are result-oriented.

Our hiring partner in Geneva, Jean-Frédéric Maraia, looks forward to receiving your application (CV, cover letter, university and bar exam grades, work certificates and/or reference letters) by e-mail (jean-frederic.maraia@swlegal.ch).

Your application will be handled with great consideration and confidentiality. Please feel free to contact the Partners of the International Arbitration Practice Group for further information (see details on the right).

 

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