Markus Schifferl is a specialist in contentious proceedings before the national courts, domestic and international arbitration and company law. He advises clients in all areas, with a particular focus on disputes regarding corporations and private foundations, post-M&A, joint ventures and construction law. Moreover, he sits regularly as arbitrator. He has experience in arbitration under the ICC, UNCITRAL, VIAC, DIS and ON-Rules, as well as in ad hoc arbitrations.
Markus is a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR. He is the author of numerous legal publications und regularly talks about arbitration, litigation and corporate law. He is a listed arbitrator of VIAC (Internationales Schiedsgericht der Wirtschaftskammer Österreich).
Markus was admitted to the Austrian Bar in 2008. He obtained a PhD of the University of Vienna (2006, with distinction), an LLM in dispute resolution from University College London (2004, with merit) and a master's degree of the University of Graz (2002). He also studied at Sciences-Po Paris.