Lörcher & Lörcher
Attorney-at-law, specializing in international contracts and arbitration, private practice (1979- ); Chief Legal and Patents Officer and Member of Managing Committee, Schmalbach-Lubeca Group of Companies, Braunschweig (1974-1979); Chief Legal and Patents Officer and Director, Demag AG, Duisburg (1970-1974); General Counsel, Girmes Group, Oedt/Krefeld (1969-1970); Legal Officer and Senior Legal Officer- International, International Nickel Europe Ltd., London (1964-1969); Research Fellow, Max-Planck Inst. for International Law, Heidelberg (1961-1964); Traineeship in Law, Germany (1959-1964); Traineeship with European Economic Community, Brussels (1961-1962)
Past Chairman, International Lawyers’ Group (1980-1987); German Arbitration Inst.; Associazione Giuristi di Lingua Italiana; Comité Francais de l’Arbitrage; European Council, LCIA
AAA; Düsseldorf Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Vienna Federal Chamber of Trade and Industry; WIPO, Geneva; Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London
Arbitrator in more than 45 international cases: (AAA, ICC, LCIA, UNCITRAL Rules, and others – with English, French, Italian, and/or German as procedural languages) 23 times as chairman or sole arbitrator and 10 cases as Counsel
Books on Arbitration, national and international, under the new German law (220pp., 2nd ed., Heidelberg 2001) and on The Treaty-Making Power of the Three European Communities (EEC, etc.) (235 pp. Bonn 1965); articles on commercial arbitration and other subjects in law reviews and professional journals in English, French, Italian and German.