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Beat Schläpfer


Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd
Löwenstrasse 19

P.O. Box 2201

8021 Zurich

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 3479
F +41 44 215 5200

German, English, French

T +41 44 215 5252
D +41 44 215 3479
F +41 44 215 5200

Beat Schlaepfer is an Associate in our Dispute Resolution Group in Zurich. His main areas of practice are domestic and international commercial litigation and arbitration. He has gained experience as counsel and as secretary to arbitral tribunals in international arbitrations involving various matters and industry sectors. Before joining Schellenberg Wittmer, he worked for the legal and regulatory team of a big four professional services firm, focusing on financial services and digitization, including various projects involving blockchain.


Professional Experience
Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
Big Four Professional Services Firm

Education and Admission
Bar Admission in Switzerland
Master of law (summa cum laude) University of Fribourg

Selected Publications

Commentary on Articles 73 and 80 CISG
Christopher Boog, Beat Schläpfer, Christoph Brunner
in Brunner/Gottlieb (eds.), Commentary on the UN Sales Law (CISG), 2019
Commentary on Articles 73 and 80 CISG
in Brunner (ed.), UN-Kaufrecht – CISG, 2nd ed. 2014