Clarisse von Wunschheim
Accredited CEDR Mediator (2013, London)
Dr. iur. (2010, Fribourg, Switzerland) with predicate ‘summa cum laude’
Admission to the Bar (2004, Zurich, Switzerland)
lic. iur. (2001, Fribourg Switzerland) with predicate ‘summa cum laude’
Panels of Arbitrators
Hong Kong Arbitration Centre (HKIAC)
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) (Switzerland and Austria)
China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC)
Memberships & Extracurricular Activities
Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA); International Bar Association (IBA); Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA); International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA); Union internationale des avocats (UIA); European China Law Association (ECLA); Arbitral Women; Swiss-Chinese Chamber of Commerce Beijing (Secretary General 2008/2009, 2010/2011)
Teaching & Professional Workshops
Lecturer at the Law Faculty of the University of Fribourg and at the University Institute of European Studies of Turin (Italy)
Director of the Workshop on Advocacy Skills in International Arbitration jointly organized by WunschARB, Mercer Islands Arbitration Chambers, the Swiss Arbitration Academy and the Beijing Arbitration Commission in Beijing on 19-20 November 2013.
Director of the Workshop on Cross-Examination in International Arbitration jointly organized by WunschARB and Mercer Islands Arbitration Chambers together with the Beijing Arbitration Commission in Beijing and the Shanghai Arbitration Commission in Shanghai on 10-11, 13-14 December 2012.
Selected Published Works
Controlling Costs in International Arbitration, Quid? Law Review 2/2014, available here (co-authore with Emmanuelle Barasche and Eleonora Szulc);
Judicial Side Effects of the CIETAC Split, a confusing Maze with Happy End ?, March 2014, available here (co-author with Lear Liu);
Chinese Court Decision Summaries on Arbitration, a collection of over 500 English summaries of Chinese court decisions related to arbitration edited by WunschArb and published on www.kluwerarbitration.com, 2013;
The CIETAC Feud - Why it’s a mess, and how to avoid being caught in the middle, Asian Dispute Review, July 2013 (co-author with Lear Liu);
Enforcement of Commercial Arbitral Awards in China, Thomson West (ed.), 4th Edition, 2013;
Pierre Tercier – L’homo arbiter et sa méthode, Concerto arbitral en trois mouvements pour Pierre Tercier, Lara Hammoud / Marie-Noëlle Zen-Ruffienen / Clarisse von Wunschheim (eds), Schulthess, Zurich 2013.