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Areas of practice

International Arbitration; Dispute Resolution

Personal Information

Bar Admissions: Geneva 2011; Singapore 2016 (Foreign Lawyer)
Office: Singapore
Languages: English, French, German

Contact

Julie Raneda
Schellenberg Wittmer Pte Ltd
6 Battery Road, #37-02
Singapore 049909

D +65 6580 2249
T +65 6580 2240
F +65 6580 2241

Julie Raneda

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Julie Raneda is counsel in Schellenberg Wittmer's international arbitration group in Singapore. She is specialised in international commercial arbitration and has acted as counsel before international arbitral tribunals in a broad range of disputes involving sales, licence and distribution agreements, international construction contracts and consultancy contracts. In addition, she has served as arbitrator and secretary to arbitral tribunals in several ICC, Swiss Rules and SIAC arbitrations. She has also represented parties before the Swiss Supreme Court in proceedings related to challenges of arbitral awards and advised parties in matters relating to international trade sanctions and regulations.

After completing a degree in international relations at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Julie graduated with a master’s degree in business law from the law school of the University of Geneva. Julie Raneda joined the Geneva office as a trainee in 2008 and again as an associate after her admission to the Swiss Bar in 2011. She also worked as a senior associate at the London office of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP in 2014-2015.

Julie regularly publishes and speaks on topics related to arbitration. She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and is listed in the SIAC reserve panel of arbitrators. She is the chair of the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA) south-east Asia chapter and a committee member of YSIAC. She is also a member of several professional associations, including ASA, LCIA, IPBA, ICCA, the International Bar Association (IBA) and ArbitralWomen. Julie is also a co-founder of the Women's Business Society established in Geneva in 2012.

Selected Publications

  • The 2016 SIAC Rules: A State-of-the-Art Rules Revision Ensuring an even more Efficient Process
  • Calculating and Proving Quantum in Arbitration Practice with an Emphasis on Construction Disputes – The Expert's Perspective
  • Recent Developments on the Doctrine of Res Judicata in International Arbitration from a Swiss Perspective: A Call for a Harmonized Solution
  • International Arbitration in Switzerland - Chapter: Legislative Framework
  • The impact of trade sanctions on contractual obligations and arbitration proceedings
  • All Publications

Speaking Engagements

  • Julie Raneda: Moderator at CARDS' Tour de Arbitration on Time & Cost saving Mechanisms
  • Julie Raneda: Speaker at the WIPO In-House Counsel Seminar on IP Contracts and Disputes in Life Sciences, Singapore
  • Julie Raneda: A Brief Discussion on Hot Topics and Recent Developments in International Arbitration
  • Julie Raneda: SIAC Rules 2016 Roadshow
  • All Speaking Engagements