Anya Marinkovich


Anya Marinkovich's practice focuses on international arbitration, commercial contract and cross-border disputes. She represents parties in arbitral proceedings and also acts as arbitrator or as secretary to arbitral tribunals under a variety of international arbitration rules, including in particular the ICC, LCIA, and Swiss Rules. She is admitted to the California Bar and has training and practical experience in both common and civil law systems.

Recent Work Highlights
  • Tribunal Secretary in two parallel ICC arbitrations concerning a design-build construction project in South America.
  • Sole arbitrator in an expedited SCAI arbitration concerning an international sales contract.
  • Co-counsel in an ICC arbitration concerning agency contract between British claimant and French defendant for African investment bank.
  • Tribunal Secretary in an ICC arbitration concerning a post-M&A shareholder dispute.
  • Tribunal Secretary in an LCIA arbitration concerning post-M&A valuation dispute.
  • Successful representation of respondent in an ICC arbitration concerning international gas sales contract and gas price review.
LanguagesFrench, English
  • Associate at Bär & Karrer (since 2017)
  • Associate at a Swiss law firm (2013-2016)
  • University of Neuchâtel: Master in Business and Tax Law (2015)
  • Legal Assistant at the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal (2010-2011)
  • Admitted to the California Bar (2010)
  • Santa Clara University: Juris Doctorate (2009)
  • University of California, Santa Barbara: Bachelor of Arts (2005)
Memberships and Public Offices
  • ASA Below 40
  • International Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
AdmissionNot Admitted to the Bar

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Bär & Karrer Ltd.
12, quai de la Poste
CH-1211 Geneva 3


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