Dr. Jean-Marie Vulliemin
Jean-Marie is the office managing partner at our Geneva office and the partner in charge of our Madrid office. With broad experience in international commercial arbitration, in particular with Spain and Latin America, he acts both as counsel and as arbitrator. He is very active in art and sports law, as well as in international estate law.
Chambers Global has ranked Jean-Marie for many years as a leader in the field of dispute resolution, in 2014 in Band 1 of the Most in Demand Arbitrators in Spain.
Jean-Marie obtained a PhD (with honours) from the University of Lausanne in 1988 (Jugement et sentence arbitrale) and a diploma from the Centre for Studies and Research in International Law and International Relations at the Hague Academy of International Law in 1987 (Transnational Arbitration and State Contracts). He is a regular speaker and publisher on arbitration, art law and sports law (for example at the ICC, the IBA, Alarb and the CEA).
His working languages are Spanish, French and English.
Jean-Marie is a member of the Swiss Bar Association, the Swiss Lawyers Association, the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the Latin American Arbitration Association (Alarb) and the Institute for International Arbitration (IAI). He is a member of the Board of the Club Español de Arbitraje (CEA) and former chairman of IBA Art, Cultural Institutions and Heritage Law Committee.