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Marc D. Veit

Associé

Admission

Suisse, 2000

Nationalité

Suisse

Langues

Allemand , Anglais , Espagnol , Français

Londres

25 Eastcheap, Londres,
EC3M 1DE,
Royaume-Uni

Contact

+44 20 3880 1540

Marc Veit a rejoint LALIVE en 2014. Ses principaux domaines d’activité sont l’arbitrage et les contentieux internationaux. Il a participé, en tant que conseil ou arbitre, à de nombreuses procédures d’arbitrage international ad hoc (règlement de la CNUDCI) ou sous l’égide d’institutions variées (CCI, Swiss Rules, HKIAC, SIAC, SCC, IATA) et soumises à divers droits de procédure et/ou droits applicables au fond dont les droits suisse, allemand, autrichien, français, anglais, chinois, turc, suédois, singapourien, géorgien, ukrainien, coréen, albanais et  hongkongais.

Marc Veit bénéficie d’une grande expérience en differends internationaux complexes, en particulier les contentieux impliquant plusieurs juridictions. Son expertise couvre plusieurs industries notamment l’énergie (en particulier le gaz), l’exploitation minière, la construction, les télécommunications, les sciences de la vie et la biotechnologie, le secteur bancaire, le trading de matières premières, le secteur maritime, la construction navale et l’agro-alimentaire. Marc Veit représente également les clients de l’Etude devant le Tribunal fédéral suisse dans les recours en annulation de sentences arbitrales.

Marc Veit est un membre actif de plusieurs associations, notamment l’Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage (ASA), l’IBA (Arbitration Committee), l’Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA), et l’Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA). Il intervient fréquemment dans des conférences internationales sur le règlement des différends internationaux et y prend part également en qualité de modérateur. Il publie régulièrement des articles dans ce domaine.

Il est distingué depuis plusieurs années par Chambers Global comme une personnalité de premier plan en arbitrage et en contentieux en Suisse et par Legal 500 comme un praticien recommandé en règlement des différends internationaux en Suisse.

Avant d’intégrer LALIVE, Marc Veit était associé au sein de l’équipe arbitrage et contentieux d’une étude suisse de premier plan à Zurich. Il est diplômé de l’Université de Saint-Gall (lic iur 1997, Dr oec 1999) et a été professeur invité à l’Université de Berkeley aux Etats-Unis (Californie). Il a été, pendant plusieurs années, chargé de cours aux Universités de Fribourg et de Saint-Gall.

Marc Veit garners praise from clients, who appreciate his "quick understanding of the issues" as well as his "arbitration instincts and analytical abilities." A source highlights that Veit has the "ability to absorb and decipher complex information in no time" and that he can "articulate the arguments and grounds of appeal in an unambiguous and influential manner." He has experience representing clients in arbitrations concerning investments, sales and intellectual property, as well as cross-licensing agreements.

Chambers Global and Europe, Dispute Resolution: Arbitration, 2018

Marc Veit advises on both domestic and international litigation and arbitration. One impressed client states: "It can take a long time to explain these things to typical lawyers, but not for Marc; he could spend his time thinking about matters of a higher complexity."

Chambers Global, Dispute Resolution: Arbitration Counsel, Switzerland (Band 3), 2017

Marc Veit in Zurich is “one of the best” when it comes to handling multi-jurisdictional disputes, and is praised as “a very organised and responsive individual”.

Who’s Who Legal : Arbitration, 2017

Marc Veit has acted as counsel and arbitrator in more than 80 international arbitrations and is particularly well known for energy-related disputes.

Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration, 2016

Marc Veit is a “great intellect”.

Who's Who Legal, Switzerland, Arbitration, 2015

Marc Veit wins plaudits for his handling of international arbitrations. He covers a range of industries including gas, construction, life sciences and shipping.

Chambers Global, Dispute Resolution: Arbitration Counsel (Band 3), Switzerland, 2015

The “exceptional” Marc D Veit is praised for his “ability to handle complex, multi-jurisdictional disputes with aplomb”.

Who's Who Legal, Switzerland, 2014

A “first-class” litigator with “considerable” experience representing multinational corporations and individuals in the telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and energy sectors.

Who's Who Legal, Switzerland, Commercial Litigation, 2014

The ‘very talented’ Marc Veit has a strong reputation for his work representing clients in arbitrations. He regularly acts on cross-border disputes.

Chambers Global & Europe, 2014, Dispute Resolution Switzerland

Marc Veit is 'one of the foremost counsels around'.

Who's Who Legal, Switzerland, 2014, Arbitration

A large proportion of Marc Veit's contentious work is made up of multi-jurisdictional cases, and he regularly acts on arbitrations with no Swiss connection.

Chambers Global & Europe, 2013, Dispute Resolution Switzerland

Marc Veit is 'good at synthesizing all evidence and presenting it in a coherent and persuasive way', report clients. 'He is smart and prepares excellent pleadings'.

Chambers Global & Europe 2012, Dispute Resolution, Switzerland

Marc Veit is known for his work as a litigator and arbitration counsel, particularly in multi-jurisdictional disputes.

Chambers Global & Europe 2011, Dispute Resolution, Switzerland

Marc Veit is described as ‘young and talented’.

Chambers Global & Europe 2010, Dispute Resolution, Switzerland

Marc Veit recommended.

Legal 500 2012, Switzerland, Dispute Resolution

Chapter 2, Part II: Commentary on Chapter 12 PILS, Article 184, 3. Taking of Evidence

Marc D. Veit, 2017

In: Manuel Arroyo (Ed), Arbitration in Switzerland: The Practitioner's Guide, Kluwer Law International, 1st Edition (2013, pp. 127-140), 2nd Edition (2017)

Swiss Voters Refuse to Limit Lifetime of Operating Nuclear Reactors

Marc D. Veit, Simon Leimbacher, 2016

International Law Office, Newsletter (Energy & Natural Resources), 12 décembre 2016

Implications of sanctions on energy-related arbitration

Marc D. Veit, Tino Schneider, 2016

International Law Office, Newsletter (International Trade), 12 February 2016

Commentary of Arts. 34-37 Swiss Rules

Marc D. Veit, 2013

In: Tobias Zuberbühler, Christoph Müller, Philipp Habegger (Eds.), Swiss Rules of International Arbitration, Commentary, Schulthess, Zurich, 2013

Arbitration of Tax Treaty Disputes – the OECD Proposal

Marc D. Veit, 2007

Arbitration International 3/2007 Vol. 23, pp. 405-430

Cross-Border Pre-Trial Discovery in Switzerland

Marc D. Veit, 2007

WW&P Newsletter

Commentary to Art. 34 to 37 of the Swiss Rules of International Arbitration

Marc D. Veit, 2005

In: Zuberbühler/ Müller/ Habegger (Editor[s]), Swiss Rules of International Arbitration, Commentary, Schulthess

Enforcing English Worldwide Freezing Injunctions in Switzerland, Denilauler, Van Uden and Mietz Revisited

Marc D. Veit, 2004

5 Business Law International

Security for Costs in International Arbitration – Some Comments to Procedural Order No. 14 of 27

Marc D. Veit, 2002

ASA Bulletin 1/2005, pp. 116-118

L’ÉLECTROCHOC NUMÉRIQUE

Une rencontre d’information et de réflexion sur la révolution numérique et la transformation de l’avocat avec témoignages et ateliers

14/09/2017 Geneva Marc D. Veit Speaker: LES INNOVATIONS TECHNOLOGIQUES - L’avenir du contentieux

6th Annual GAR Live New York

12/09/2017 New York Marc D. Veit Panelist: The year in review - arbitration in the age of Trump

CBMA’s II International Conference on Arbitration

THE ARBITRAL PROCEEDINGS: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE USEFUL

10/08/2017 Rio de Janeiro Marc D. Veit Speaker: Evidence in Arbitration

Beijing Arbitration Commission (BAC), Beijing International Arbitration Center (BIAC)

2017 Zurich Summit on Commercial Dispute Resolution in China

23/06/2017 Zurich Marc D. Veit Speaker: Invigorating Trade and Developing Dispute Resolution in the PRC (International Trade)

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Litigation Forum Conference 2017

03/05/2017 Zurich Marc D. Veit Speaker: Innovation in litigation – roundtable discussions/workshops

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Quantifying Claims in Post-M&A Disputes

16/09/2016 Bern Marc D. Veit Moderator: Presentation and Calculation of Damages in Post-M&A Disputes

Indian Council of Arbitration (ICA)

International Arbitration in India: Changes & Challenges

11/07/2016 New Delhi Marc D. Veit Panelist: Emergency Arbitrations and Enforcement of Arbitration Awards

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Launch of ASA South-East Asia (SEA) Chapter: Arbitration in Switzerland and Singapore: exchange of best practices

20/06/2016 Singapore Marc D. Veit Speaker: Iura novit curia: What about due process?

Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration

Chinese-European Dispute Resolution Seminar

18/06/2016 Shenzhen Marc D. Veit Speaker: Arbitration Swiss Style: Location, Law and Arbitration Rules

ASA jointly with BAC & CIETAC in Beijing; SHIAC in Shanghai

Swiss-Chinese Arbitration Seminar & Workshops

14/06/2016 Shanghai Marc D. Veit Speaker

Mannheim International Arbitration Conference

Effective Fact Finding vs. Information Overload: Too Much Paper in Arbitration?

26/02/2016 Mannheim Marc D. Veit Moderator: Shifting the Burden of Proof – An Efficient Alternative to Document Production?

Institute for Transnational Arbitration (ITA), Institute for Energy Law (IEL), International Court of Arbitration (ICC)

3rd Annual ITA-IEL-ICC Joint Conference on International Energy Arbitration

14/01/2016 Houston Marc D. Veit Panelist: Navigating the Changing Geopolitical Landscape during an Energy Dispute

Transnational Law Center (University of Ghent)

The Role of Technology and the Internet in International Arbitration

11/01/2016 Ghent Marc D. Veit Speaker: Arbitrators and the digital world

ITA-CANACO

10th Annual Americas Workshop, Underlying Corruption Issues in International Arbitration

01/12/2015 Mexico city Marc D. Veit Speaker and Panellist: Proving Corruption, what should be the applicable standard

UNCITRAL Asia-Pacific Judicial Summit

Anti-arbitration injunctions

28/10/2015 Hong Kong Marc D. Veit Speaker and Panellist

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Arbitration Seminar and Workshop

17/09/2015 Istanbul Marc D. Veit Moderator and Workshop leader

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Investment Treaty Arbitration: Importance for Switzerland

02/06/2015 Zurich Marc D. Veit Panellist

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

Swiss-Chinese Dispute Resolution Forum

12/03/2015 Shanghai Marc D. Veit Moderator and Workshop leader: Arbitration in Switzerland

Permanent Arbitration Court at the Croatian Chamber of Economy

22nd Croatian Arbitration Days

04/12/2014 Zagreb Marc D. Veit Speaker: Rights and Duties of Experts

Finnish Arbitration Academy

Case management and advocacy in international arbitration

24/11/2014 Helsinki Marc D. Veit Speaker: Advocacy before International Arbitral Tribunals

3rd DIS Baltic Arbitration Days

International enforcement of arbitration awards and arbitration in transport related disputes

26/06/2014 Riga Marc D. Veit Speaker: Enforcement of Arbitral Awards and International Sanctions

Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

ASA Ankara Roadshow

22/10/2013 Ankara Marc D. Veit Panel Speaker: Arbitration in Switzerland

International Bar Association (IBA)

Annual Conference - Arbitration Committee, Young Practitioners Symposium

06/10/2013 Boston Marc D. Veit Panel Speaker: The Role of Ethics in International Arbitration

Arbitration Institute Finland

International Arbitration Day

22/05/2013 Helsinki Marc D. Veit Speaker: Persuasive Written Advocacy – How to Prepare Convincing Written Submissions

India Branch of International Fiscal Association (IFA)

Investment Treaty Arbitration in Tax Matters

04/12/2012 Mumbai Marc D. Veit Speaker: Investment Treaty Arbitration in Tax Matters
Marc D. Veit Chargé de cours: Arbitrage international

2009 - 2012

Université de Fribourg

Marc D. Veit Chargé de cours: Droit public

2000 - 2008

Université de St. Gallen