New York and Swiss Perspectives on Arbitration
The Interplay of Arbitral Proceedings and Awards with the Courts

New York, April 2023

Events Details

Date: Tuesday, 25 April 2023

Time: 18:00 – 20:30 (EDT)

Location: Chaffetz Lindsey Office, 1700 Broadway, 33rd Floor, New York, NY 10019

Summary:  Join the New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC) and the Swiss Arbitration Centre for a special joint New York event. We will feature a collaborative panel discussion on “New York and Swiss Perspectives on Arbitration: The Interplay of Arbitral Proceedings and Awards with the Courts.” Panelists will explore the nuances of setting aside and enforcing arbitral awards in New York and Switzerland in parallel with evidence gathering and discovery, interim measures, and arbitrator challenges, showcasing how arbitral practice varies between the two jurisdictions. This event is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable insights and we invite you to come ready with questions.


  • Vanessa Alcaron Duvanel, Counsel, King & Spalding (Geneva)
  • Andreas Frischknecht, Partner, Chaffetz Lindsey (New York)
  • Alexandra C. Johnson, Partner, Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law (Geneva)
  • Nicolle Kownacki, Partner, White & Case (Washington, D.C.)
  • Moderated by Tanya Landon, Partner, Sidley Austin (Geneva)

Contact Abigail Heydlauf at if you have any questions!