Dr. Urs Feller
Admitted in Switzerland (1999) and in England and Wales (2002, Not Practising)
Urs Feller is head of Prager Dreifuss’ Dispute Resolution team. This team acts for international and domestic clients in a variety of disputes before courts and administrative authorities in Switzerland as well as before international arbitration tribunals. Urs Feller has vast experience in all forms of dispute resolution, including mediation. He regularly advises clients on contractual and commercial disputes, in particular relating to banking, insurance, compliance as well as administrative and judicial assistance. Other areas of expertise include insolvency, restructuring and asset recovery.
He is a member of the executive committee of the International Bar Association’s litigation section and acted as Vice-chair of the committee. Urs is a member of STEP and regularly advises clients on trusts, foundations and inheritance matters including disputes in that area.
Chambers Europe and Global refer to him as “very responsive, extremely hard-working and easy to communicate with”, and also as “careful, accurate, creative”. He is praised for his “prompt and effective reaction” as well as being “co-operative and quick in grasping the essence of the case.” According to Chambers Europe (2020) commentators report that he is “thorough and pragmatic in his advice.”
- College of Law, London (2001)
- University of Zurich (Dr. iur., 1998)
- Universities of Fribourg and Zurich (lic.iur., 1997)
- Zurich and Swiss Bar Association
- International Bar Association
- The Law Society (England and Wales)
- British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce