Marion Paris specializes in international arbitration with a focus on commercial disputes. She has acted as counsel, arbitrator or secretary/assistant of the arbitral tribunal in numerous international arbitration proceedings, both ad hoc and administered, governed by a variety of procedural and substantive laws.
Marion’s experience includes disputes relating to construction, natural resources (oil and gas), international sales, telecommunications, intellectual property, as well as the transport and defence industries. Passionate about art, she was appointed to the pool of arbitrators of the Court of Arbitration for Art. She is also an active member of the Commission on Human Rights of the Geneva Bar Association.
Prior to joining Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler in 2012, Marion gained experience at the University of Geneva (where she conducted research on arbitration and its interaction with European law), at the Secretariat of the ICC Court of Arbitration and with the arbitration teams of magic circle firms in Paris.
A French national, Marion qualified as an attorney-at-law in France and is registered with the Geneva bar (foreign lawyers section). She holds an LL.M. in international arbitration and litigation from University College London, as well as a Master, Maîtrise and Bachelor degree from the University of Paris (Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne and Paris X Nanterre).