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“a super bright and incredibly engaged lawyer" commended for her "smart and persuasive approach" to international disputes.”

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“Annabelle is a top-notch arbitration practitioner”

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“a "stellar, legally brilliant and tenacious advocate". She is "very highly regarded" and highlighted by peers as a "force to be reckoned with"”

Annabelle Möckesch

Dr. Annabelle Möckesch, LL.M.

Senior Associate

+41 44 215 3608

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Annabelle Möckesch is a Senior Associate in our Dispute Resolution Group in Zurich. Her main areas of practice are international commercial, investment and sports arbitration. She has acted as counsel and legal secretary to arbitral tribunals in arbitrations under a variety of arbitration rules (including the ICC, DIS, Swiss, UNCITRAL and CAS Rules) and has represented parties in arbitration-related matters before Swiss courts.


Professional Experience
Senior Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
Associate at Hanefeld Rechtsanwälte in Hamburg
Legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court Berlin
Assistant Legal Counsel at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague
Intern at the ICC International Court of Arbitration in Paris
Education and Admission
Bar Admission in Switzerland
Bar Admission in Germany
Dr. iur., University of Heidelberg
Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court Berlin
LL.M., London School of Economics and Political Science
First State Exam, Humboldt University Berlin
Additional Professional Activities
  • Speaking engagements and publications in the area of international commercial and investment arbitration
  • Co-chair of DIS40
  • Steering Committee member of Young ArbitralWomen Practitioners (YAWP)
  • Member of a number of professional associations, including DIS, DIS40, ASA below 40, ICC YAF, Young ICCA, YIAG and ArbitralWomen

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