Dr Volker Triebel practises as an arbitrator in international and commercial disputes.
For over 30 years he has gained experience in German and English commercial, company and arbitration law, both as a corporate and dispute resolution partner. He was head of the German arbitration practice group of Lovells.
Following his studies of German and English law and Russian he worked as an Assistant Professor at the Institute of Comparative Laws at the University of Wurzburg. In 1972 he became a practising lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) in Dusseldorf. After his English bar exams he did a pupillage in 1 Essex Court. From 1985 until 1990 he was the German representative of the International Court of Arbitration at the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in Paris. He has been a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators since 1980.
He has published widely on German, English and also Russian commercial, company and arbitration law. He has led more than 100 corporate transactions and been involved in more than 120 arbitration cases, both as counsel and arbitrator, most of them with an international aspect. He is also experienced in disputes with Russian and CIS companies. He has been counsel and arbitrator in ad hoc and institutional arbitrations including those under the auspices of London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), International Arbitration Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, German Institution of Arbitration (DIS).
- Chairman of Rosenthal AG
- Honorary legal Counsel to British Consul General in Dusseldorf