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Dr. Anna Kozmenko, LL.M.

Senior Associate

Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
Löwenstrasse 19

P.O. Box 2201

8021 Zurich

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

English, German, French, Russian

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

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


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

Education and Admission
Dr. iur., Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Moscow
LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (MIDS), Geneva
Master of Laws, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Moscow
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
  • Speaker at over 30 conferences on international dispute resolution


  • 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, 2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Who's Who Legal Future Leaders in Arbitration (2017, 2018)

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

Who's Who Legal