6th Edition

ELSA Switzerland - Summer Law School on Arbitration

Geneva, Switzerland
From 21 Jul to 28 Jul, 2024


ELSA Switzerland is organising its 6th Summer ELSA Law School, taking place from July 21 – 28, 2024. Set in the heart of Geneva, often dubbed the “Capital of Peace”, our event offers a unique opportunity to explore the intricacies of arbitration amidst the breathtaking landscapes of Switzerland.

The Swiss Arbitration Centre will be present and represented by our Executive Director, Korinna von Trotha, on Tuesday, 23 July, between 2-4pm.

This year’s edition of the Summer ELSA Law School Geneva provides an exceptional learning platform for aspiring law students and young lawyers who want to deepen their legal knowledge of arbitration. Led by renowned practitioners, engaging workshops and seminars will cover various aspects of Arbitration. The lectures will cover topics ranging from the Swiss Rules, Investment Arbitration, Sports Arbitration and Corruption in International Arbitration. At the end of the week, Participants will be able to apply the knowledge acquired during a moot court. They will further have the chance to sharpen their skills cross-examining witnesses.

Beyond the Academic Programme, Summer ELSA Law School Geneva offers many fun activities; sightseeing in Geneva, a visit to one of the most beautiful villages of Switzerland and wine tasting make for a memorable experience while visiting the United Nations Office will provide a glimpse into global governance. Last but not least, our trip to a chocolate factory will provide Participants with a chance to see where the best chocolate in the world is being made!