Lukas Beeler specialises in domestic and international litigation and arbitration proceedings, with a particular focus on international and cross border matters.

He also represents clients in administrative and regulatory litigation, in particular enforcement and other regulatory proceedings initiated by FINMA, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority or other authorities.


Lukas Beeler represents clients from across all industries and sectors in complex domestic and international disputes. He has significant experience in international and cross-border disputes, in particular in contract, corporate, banking and security disputes.

Besides his dispute resolution practice, Lukas advises clients on contract, banking, corporate, compliance and regulatory matters.

Experiences highlights:

  • Representing an Israeli plaintiff against its contractual counterparty in a EUR 15 million ICC arbitration related to the export of defense goods

  • Representation of a minority shareholder and former board member in a dispute against a listed European travel agent corporation

  • Counsel to a leading European car manufacturer in disputes related to distribution agreements

  • Representation of Spanish parties in ICC proceedings seated in Switzerland commenced by their Turkish joint venture party in a hydro electric plant dispute

  • Advising and representing the Bill & Melinda Gate Foundation Trust in the successful defense of Sika AG against the hostile takeover attempt by Saint-Gobain

  • Representation of a Georgian commodities company in a dispute with a Swiss domiciled commodities trader

  • Counsel to a Swiss financial institution in enforcement proceedings initiated by FINMA, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority in connection with an alleged breach of anti-money laundering regulations; organising and conducting the related internal investigation

  • Counsel to the leading Swiss retail bank group that allegedly violated its duties under a long standing cooperation agreement in arbitration proceedings initiated by a listed private bank

  • Swiss Bar Association
  • Zurich Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
  • ASA Below 40

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