Boris Vittoz
Name: Boris Vittoz
Firm Name: CPV Partners
Country: Switzerland
Expertise: Dispute Resolution

Telephone: +41 21 566 11 00
Fax: +41 21 566 11 10
Email: [email protected]

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Professional Biography:

Boris Vittoz has a solid experience in the field of dispute resolution, with a focus on international arbitration and commercial litigation.

His experience in arbitration covers around two dozen proceedings, including a series of high-profile cases, in which he acted as counsel, co-counsel, arbitrator, or in which he assisted arbitral tribunals. He also represented clients in setting aside proceedings before the Swiss Tribunal fédéral and in enforcement of awards proceedings before local courts.

Boris is listed among the arbitrators of the Swiss Arbitration Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce.

He is also listed among the arbitrators of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). He also represents corporate clients in commercial disputes, typically with international issues, as well as in insolvency or concordat proceedings, before the courts of Geneva and Vaud.

Boris has regularly dealt with disputes international in nature involving complex jurisdictional issues.

Boris’ activity includes disputes arising out of joint ventures, share sale and purchase agreements, license agreements, distribution agreements, consulting agreements, sale contracts, employment agreements, or unfair trade practices. The areas of economic activity concerned include the pharmaceutical industry, sport, real estate and construction, the nuclear and electricity industries, the banking sector, the food industry, the new and clean technologies, or the security and trace-ability sectors.

Boris’ expertise in the above areas is supported by a significant experience in mergers and acquisitions, as well as in corporate and contract law.