Who's Who Legal

“just brilliant”

Who's Who Legal

“one of the best advocates I have ever seen”

Who's Who Legal

“definitely a leader in the field”

Who's Who Legal

“outstanding”

Who's Who Legal

“real thought leader”

Who's Who Legal

“one of the best in the business”

Who's Who Legal

“vast experience and hands-on approach”

Who's Who Legal

“praised for strategic thinking and ability to mitigate risk”

Who's Who Legal

“boast a world-class international arbitration practice”

Legal 500

“stands out for his international experience and presence in Asia”

Legal 500

“truly international rising star”

 
Christopher Boog
Zurich
Singapore

Christopher Boog is a Vice-Chair of the International Arbitration Practice Group and co-heads the Sports Practice. He is based in the firm's Zurich and Singapore offices and represents clients in complex international commercial, investment and sports arbitration matters as well as in setting-aside proceedings before the Swiss Supreme Court.

Christopher is described as "one of the best in the business" and "definitely a leader in the field" (Who's Who Legal). According to clients and peers, Christopher is "outstanding", "just brilliant" and "one of the best advocates I have ever seen" (Who's Who Legal). Other sources report that he "has an impressive range of experience and his written advocacy is very strong" (Chambers Global) and that he "stands out for his international experience and presence in Asia" (Legal 500).

Experience

  • Counsel and arbitrator in over 120 arbitrations seated in common law and civil law jurisdictions around the world
  • Has handled arbitrations under the rules of the ICC, LCIA, UNCITRAL, SIAC, HKIAC, KCAB, WIPO, DIS, SCAI, VIAC, CAS, before the PCA, as well as ad hoc
  • Main areas of specialization include construction and engineering, energy, commodities, investment and sports law, as well as the pharmaceutical, automotive and mining industries

Career

Professional Experience
2012
Partner at Schellenberg Wittmer
2006
Associate at Schellenberg Wittmer
2003
Trainee Lawyer at Schellenberg Wittmer
Education and Admission
2014
Bar Admission in Singapore (Foreign Lawyer)
2010
Dr. iur., University of Zurich
2008-2009
Visiting Scholar, Columbia University
2006
Bar Admission in Switzerland
2002
Master of Law, University of Fribourg
Additional Professional Activities
  • Vice-President of the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers' Arbitration Institution
  • Vice-Chair of the IPBA International Construction Projects Committee
 

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