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Dr. Anna Kozmenko, LL.M.

Senior Associate

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
Löwenstrasse 19

P.O. Box 2201

8021 Zurich
Switzerland

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 3634
F +41 44 215 5200

Languages:
English, German, French, Russian

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 3634
F +41 44 215 5200

„outstanding as counsel and as arbitrator“

Who's Who Legal

„truly what an international arbitration lawyer should be: singularly advanced in her field in knowledge and in strategic skills in public and private arbitration“

Who's Who Legal

„Most Highly Regarded Individuals“

Who's Who Legal

„drawing particular praise for top-tier work on Russia-related disputes“

Who's Who Legal
 

Dr. Anna Kozmenko is a Senior Associate in Schellenberg Wittmer's Dispute Resolution and Sports Law Groups. She represents parties in multi-jurisdictional disputes and acts as arbitrator.

Practice Areas / Sectors and Industries

Expertise and Experience

  • Represented states, state-owned entities and private companies in over 30 complex multi-jurisdictional disputes
  • Acted as counsel, arbitrator and legal secretary to arbitral tribunals in high-value arbitrations under various laws, both ad hoc and institutional (under the ICC, LCIA, SCC, VIAC, AAA/ICDR, UNCITRAL, ICSID, ICSID Additional Facility, TAS/CAS and Swiss Rules)
  • Advises clients on arbitration-related matters, including enforcement and set-aside proceedings
  • Advises on matters involving public international law
  • Specialized expertise in foreign investment, telecommunications, construction, engineering, and energy (including oil & gas) disputes, as well as sports disputes

Career

Professional Experience
2014
Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
2010
Associate at Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP (Paris and New York)

Education and Admission
2013
Dr. iur., Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Moscow
2009
LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (MIDS), Geneva
2008
Master of Laws, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Moscow
2007
Bar Admission in Russia

Additional Professional Activities
  • ICDR Y&I Executive Board Member
  • Past Co-Chair of the ABA SIL Russia/Eurasia Committee
  • Associate Professor at the University of Arkansas School of Law
  • Contributing author to investmentclaims.com
  • Speaker at over 30 conferences on international dispute resolution

„outstanding as counsel and as arbitrator“

Who's Who Legal

„truly what an international arbitration lawyer should be: singularly advanced in her field in knowledge and in strategic skills in public and private arbitration“

Who's Who Legal

„Most Highly Regarded Individuals“

Who's Who Legal

„drawing particular praise for top-tier work on Russia-related disputes“

Who's Who Legal

Recognitions

  • Ranked as one of the top 15 «Most Highly Regarded Individuals» in the world in Who's Who Legal's Future Leaders Arbitration non-partners ranking (2017)
  • Voted one of the Top 10 Young Arbitration Practitioners by the Russian Arbitration Association's below-40 chapter (2014 - 2017)
  • Who's Who Legal Future Leaders in Arbitration (2017/2018)