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Christoph Schreuer

// Position:
Of Counsel

// Nationality:
Austrian

// Contact:

Prof.em. Dr.iur. Christoph Schreuer, LL.M., J.S.D.
T +43 1 8901087 – 70
M: +43 676 6263239

E christoph.schreuer@zeiler.partners

Personal Assistant:
T +43 1 8901087-24 (Martina Goldschmid)

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Christoph Schreuer is an expert and thought leader in international investment law. He is a graduate of the Universities of Vienna (Dr. iur. 1966), Cambridge (LL.M. 1970) and Yale (J.S.D. 1979). During his academic career he was an Assistant Professor at the University of Graz, as well as Professor of Law at the Universities of Salzburg, the Johns Hopkins University and the University of Vienna. Christoph Schreuer is the author of numerous articles and books, he regularly holds lectures and is a member of - inter alia - the ICSID Panel of Conciliators and Arbitrators. He has written expert opinions in many investment cases and has served as arbitrator in ICSID (ICSID profile of Prof. Schreuer) and UNCITRAL cases. Christoph Schreuer is currently working as an independent expert and arbitrator in investment cases.

Education

  • Yale Law School (J.S.D. 1979)
  • University of Cambridge (LL.B. 1970, seit 1986 LL.M.)
  • Universität Wien (Dr. iur. 1966)  

Languages

German (native), English (fluent)

Experience

  • Of Counsel, zeiler.partners Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Wien/Österreich (seit 2015)
  • Of Counsel, Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwälte, Wien/Österreich (2008-2013)
  • Publikationen: Verfasser einer großen Anzahl von Artikeln und Fachbüchern; Mitglied des Editorial Advisory Boards des ICSID Review – Foreign Investment Law Journal, Mitglied des Editorial Supervisory Board von The Journal of World Investment and Trade, Managing Editor des Austrian Journal of Public and International Law (1990-1995), Mitglied des Editorial Board des Austrian Review of International and European Law, Advisory and Consultative Editor des Leiden Journal of International Law, Mitglied des Editorial Advisory Board von Legal Issues of Economic Integration und Mitglied des Advisory Board des Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy
  • Vorträge: Eine Vielzahl von Vorträgen im In- und Ausland
  • Mitgliedschaften: u.a. Permanent Court of Arbitration (2008-2014)
  • Gastprofessuren: Hebrew University of Jerusalem (04/2013), University of Michigan, School of Law (09/1990), University of Utah, College of Law (07-08/1990), University of Texas, School of Law (05-06/1990), Universität Innsbruck (10/1981-01/1982)
  • Universitätsprofessor, Universität Wien, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät/Abteilung für Völkerrecht und Internationale Beziehungen, Wien/Österreich (2000-2009) 
  • Universitätsprofessor, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies, Washington/USA (1992-2000)
  • Universitätsprofessor, Universität Salzburg, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät/Institut für Völkerrecht, Salzburg/Österreich (1970-2000)
  • Assistenzprofessor, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät/Institut für Völkerrecht und Internationale Beziehungen, Graz/Österreich (1967-1968)
  • Gerichtspraxis, Wien/Österreich (1966-1967)
  • Trainee, International Sugar Council, London/UK (1962, 1965)
  • Trainee, Creditanstalt Bankverein, Wien/Österreich (1963)
  • Schauspieler und Theatergruppenleiter, Wiener Studententheater, Wien/Österreich (1962-1966) 

// Awards and Scholarships

  • Ford Foundation Scholarship (1972)
  • Austrian Ministry of Education Scholarship (1969)
  • Downing College Prize (1969)
  • Cambridge Law School Prize (1969)
  • British Institute of International and Comparative Law Prize (1969)
  • British Council Scholarship (1968) 

Selected Reference Cases

  • Christoph Schreuer is the author of numerous expert opinions rendered in investment arbitrations.

  • He has an abundance of experience as arbitrator under the rules of ICSID and UNCITRAL.

Others About Us

"Christoph Schreuer is "in his own league" according to respondents to our research and is lauded as "the last word in ICSID arbitration"."
Who’s Who Legal 2019

"Christoph Schreuer is widely recognised as “the leading authority on investment arbitration”."
Who’s Who Legal 2018

Christoph Schreuer

// Position:
Of Counsel

// Nationality:
Austrian

// Contact:

Prof.em. Dr.iur. Christoph Schreuer, LL.M., J.S.D.
T +43 1 8901087 – 70
M: +43 676 6263239

E christoph.schreuer@zeiler.partners

Personal Assistant:
T +43 1 8901087-24 (Martina Goldschmid)

V-Card 
Download CV

Christoph Schreuer is an expert and thought leader in international investment law. He is a graduate of the Universities of Vienna (Dr. iur. 1966), Cambridge (LL.M. 1970) and Yale (J.S.D. 1979). During his academic career he was an Assistant Professor at the University of Graz, as well as Professor of Law at the Universities of Salzburg, the Johns Hopkins University and the University of Vienna. Christoph Schreuer is the author of numerous articles and books, he regularly holds lectures and is a member of - inter alia - the ICSID Panel of Conciliators and Arbitrators. He has written expert opinions in many investment cases and has served as arbitrator in ICSID (ICSID profile of Prof. Schreuer) and UNCITRAL cases. Christoph Schreuer is currently working as an independent expert and arbitrator in investment cases.

  • Christoph Schreuer is the author of numerous expert opinions rendered in investment arbitrations.

  • He has an abundance of experience as arbitrator under the rules of ICSID and UNCITRAL.

"Christoph Schreuer is "in his own league" according to respondents to our research and is lauded as "the last word in ICSID arbitration"."
Who’s Who Legal 2019

"Christoph Schreuer is widely recognised as “the leading authority on investment arbitration”."
Who’s Who Legal 2018

  • Of Counsel, zeiler.partners Rechtsanwälte GmbH, Wien/Österreich (seit 2015)
  • Of Counsel, Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwälte, Wien/Österreich (2008-2013)
  • Publikationen: Verfasser einer großen Anzahl von Artikeln und Fachbüchern; Mitglied des Editorial Advisory Boards des ICSID Review – Foreign Investment Law Journal, Mitglied des Editorial Supervisory Board von The Journal of World Investment and Trade, Managing Editor des Austrian Journal of Public and International Law (1990-1995), Mitglied des Editorial Board des Austrian Review of International and European Law, Advisory and Consultative Editor des Leiden Journal of International Law, Mitglied des Editorial Advisory Board von Legal Issues of Economic Integration und Mitglied des Advisory Board des Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy
  • Vorträge: Eine Vielzahl von Vorträgen im In- und Ausland
  • Mitgliedschaften: u.a. Permanent Court of Arbitration (2008-2014)
  • Gastprofessuren: Hebrew University of Jerusalem (04/2013), University of Michigan, School of Law (09/1990), University of Utah, College of Law (07-08/1990), University of Texas, School of Law (05-06/1990), Universität Innsbruck (10/1981-01/1982)
  • Universitätsprofessor, Universität Wien, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät/Abteilung für Völkerrecht und Internationale Beziehungen, Wien/Österreich (2000-2009) 
  • Universitätsprofessor, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies, Washington/USA (1992-2000)
  • Universitätsprofessor, Universität Salzburg, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät/Institut für Völkerrecht, Salzburg/Österreich (1970-2000)
  • Assistenzprofessor, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät/Institut für Völkerrecht und Internationale Beziehungen, Graz/Österreich (1967-1968)
  • Gerichtspraxis, Wien/Österreich (1966-1967)
  • Trainee, International Sugar Council, London/UK (1962, 1965)
  • Trainee, Creditanstalt Bankverein, Wien/Österreich (1963)
  • Schauspieler und Theatergruppenleiter, Wiener Studententheater, Wien/Österreich (1962-1966) 

// Awards and Scholarships

  • Ford Foundation Scholarship (1972)
  • Austrian Ministry of Education Scholarship (1969)
  • Downing College Prize (1969)
  • Cambridge Law School Prize (1969)
  • British Institute of International and Comparative Law Prize (1969)
  • British Council Scholarship (1968) 
  • Yale Law School (J.S.D. 1979)
  • University of Cambridge (LL.B. 1970, seit 1986 LL.M.)
  • Universität Wien (Dr. iur. 1966)  

German (native), English (fluent)

"Christoph Schreuer is "in his own league" according to respondents to our research and is lauded as "the last word in ICSID arbitration"."
Who’s Who Legal 2019

"Christoph Schreuer is widely recognised as “the leading authority on investment arbitration”."
Who’s Who Legal 2018