Fabian von Schlabrendorff is since 1 September 2016 of counsel with Pfitzner Legal, a leading dispute resolution boutique in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, which enables him to accept appointments as an independent arbitrator in a wide range of disputes. He has years of experience as chairman, co-arbitrator, sole arbitrator, expert and counsel for party in disputes in matters such as mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, banking and capital markets, construction and engineering, international trade, and energy.
Fabian von Schlabrendorff has headed the German and Continental European Litigation Practice Area of Clifford Chance from 2000 through 2010. He is fluent in German, English, and Spanish and has a good reading knowledge of the French language. Fabian von Schlabrendorff has published on many subjects, in particular in the field of international commercial arbitration, and is member of the editorial board of SchiedsVZ, the German Arbitration Journal.
He is currently (alternate) member of the ICC Court of Arbitration, member of the Advisory Board of the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS), and is member and past chairman of ICC Germany's Committee on Arbitrators' Nominations.
For many years, Fabian von Schlabrendorff has been ranked by his peers as one of Germany's leading dispute resolution practitioners in professional directories.
Pfitzner Legal is considered one of the foremost small dispute resolution boutiques in Germany, headed by Tanja Pfitzner, an expert in counseling and representing clients in banking and financial, corporate and commercial disputes. The firm is compact and geared to provide the highest quality advice on any type of complex financial and commercial controversies.