Our European team consists of nearly 100 practitioners, all of whom are locally qualified and globally experienced. In each of our five European offices, our professionals offer regional knowledge with experience in innovative, market-leading transactions and complex litigation, dispute, and regulatory matters. We offer in-depth knowledge of our client’s industries, including the economic and regulatory environments in which they operate, and offer experience with the most critical competition matters throughout Europe and the world.

Our integrated relationship with the firm’s offices in the United States and Asia, and the firm’s emphasis on global practice area groups, provides us with an international reach that truly sets us apart.

Our European practices have received consistent acknowledgement in numerous top-tier industry publications, including Global Arbitration Review, Chambers UK, Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, Décideurs Magazine, and Legal 500.



Winston & Strawn LLP
Grand-Rue 23
Geneva, 1204 Switzerland
Phone: +41 (0) 22 317-7575
Fax: +41 (0) 22 317-7500


Established in 1993, Winston & Strawn's Geneva office is located in the heart of one of the world's centers for international finance, trading, and international dispute resolution and home to numerous international organizations and multinational companies.

For the past 20 years, the Winston & Strawn Geneva office has served as one of the hubs of the firm’s international arbitration practice, which was ranked as a “Top Arbitration Firm” in The American Lawyer’s most recent Arbitration Scorecard. The Geneva office has successfully handled a wide range of international arbitrations seated in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. We act in high-profile, international commercial and investment treaty arbitrations under all major rules, including the ICC, ICSID, Swiss Rules, SCC, LCIA, WIPO, CAS, and UNCITRAL.

A number of our attorneys also regularly handle commercial disputes before courts across Switzerland, including the Swiss Federal Supreme Court. Our attorneys also provide a wide range of Swiss corporate, contract, antitrust, employment, banking, compliance, and intellectual property services.

Given our international perspective, our Geneva attorneys are multilingual professionals who work in English, German, French, Spanish, and other languages. All of our attorneys have work experiences and are admitted to practice in the United States and other jurisdictions outside of Switzerland, making us well-accustomed to working with clients on a global level.


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From Cointrin Airport

  • Take Bus No. 5 to Bel-Air towards Thonex-Vallard
  • Take the train to Cornavin main train station and then take Tram No. 14 to Bel-Air towards P+R Bernex.
  • From Bel-Air walk to Rue de la Cité up to the old town, continue straight on Grand-Rue.Our offices are located at No. 23 on the left side.

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