Andrea E. Rusca
 

Name                        

 

Andrea E. Rusca, Nyon, Switzerland; Home Canton Ticino; married; two children

 

 

Education                

 

Admission to the New York Bar (1998)

LL.M. in Common Law Studies (1997)

Admission to the Geneva Bar (1995)

Law Degree (MLaw), University of Neuchatel (1991)

Professional Experience  

 

Founding Partner of ISA-Lex-Avocats (2014 – present)

Of Counsel at Ochsner & Associés in Geneva (2011 – 2013)

Of Counsel at Naef & Piantino in Geneva (2009 – 2011)

Senior Legal Counsel and General Manager at Westcore SARL in Lausanne (2008 – 2009)

Manager – Professional Senior at Fiat Group Automobiles in Geneva, Turin and Zurich (2004 – 2008)

Business Development Manager and Assistant Vice-President at SGS-Société Générale de Surveillance SA in Geneva (2001 – 2004)

Associate at Jeantet Associés in Paris (1999 – 2001)

Counsel, Secretariat of the ICC International Court of Arbitration – International Chamber of Commerce in Paris (1998 – 1999)

International Associate at Covington & Burling in Washington (1997 – 1998)

Legal Consultant at ICSID - The World Bank in Washington (1997)

Associate at Python & Peter in Geneva (1995 – 1996)

 

Languages               

 

Italian, French, English, Spanish and German

Practice Areas         

 

National and international litigation with a special focus on international commercial arbitration

Specialized in investment disputes based on Bilateral Investment Treaties (BIT)

Corporate/commercial law, Real estate and Automotive including due diligence

Contracts, international business transactions banking/financial services and compliance as well as family law including divorce and its financial consequences

Mediation/negotiation and solving complex situation with out of the box proposals and management of the case until final stage