Dr. Rudolf K. Fiebinger

Dr. Rudolf K. Fiebinger

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Rudolf Fiebinger is co-founding partner of Fiebinger Polak & Partners and head of the firm's litigation and international arbitration group. He graduated from the University of Vienna School of Law with a J.D. in 1979 and was admitted in Austria in 1986. Before joining Fiebinger Polak & Partners he was assistant to the chairman of the board of Austroplan de Mexico S.A (an international settlement developer in Mexico City) (1977–1978), associate with the law offices of Heller, Löber, Bahn & Partner (today Freshfields) Vienna and Dr. Johannes Patzak, Vienna (1980–1986).
His principal areas of practice include arbitration and litigation. Rudolf Fiebinger frequently acts as counsel and arbitrator (whether party- or institution-appointed) in German, English, Spanish and French language arbitrations ad hoc as well as under the rules of the ICC, UNCITRAL, the Vienna Economic Chamber and other institutions. He is member of the ICC Court of Arbitration and of the Austrian Arbitration Association (of which he was also member of the Board from 2001 until 2009 and Chairman of the Board in 2008 and 2009) and his experience covers a wide variety of disputes.

MEMBERSHIPS: AIJA, ArbAut, ICC Court of Arbitration.
LANGUAGES: German, English, French and Spanish.

"An Arbitrators View: Can Party Autonomy Hinder Procedural Efficiency?"

Rudolf Fiebinger and Christoph Hauser, 10 Years of Swiss Rules of International Arbitration, ASA Special Series No. 44, October 2014

"Änderung der Stiftungserklärung durch den Stiftungsvorstand"

Rudolf Fiebinger und Martin Gaggl, Newsletter Stiftung Next Generation, Zürcher Kantonalbank Österreich AG, Juli 2014

"Fast-Track Arbitration. Schiedsgericht im Eilverfahren"

Rudolf Fiebinger, Christoph Hauser, Wirtschaftsblatt, 6.6.2013

"Schnelligkeit hat ihren Preis"

Rudolf Fiebinger, Der Standard, Journal Wirtschaft & Recht, 22.3.2012

"An Schiedsgerichten führt meist kein Weg vorbei"

Rudolf Fiebinger, Wirtschaftsblatt, 14.03.2012

"Arbitration on Acid: Fast Track Arbitration in Austria from a Practical Perspective"

gemeinsam mit Christian Gregorich, Austrian Arbitration Yearbook 2008

"Neue Zuständigkeit für die staatlichen Gerichte"

SchiedsVZ 2006,89

"Zur Umsatzsteuerpflicht der Leistungen eines Schiedsrichters"

gemeinsam mit Martin Kind, ÖStZ 2000, 599

"§ 42 UrhG: Die magische Zahl 7 ist tot!"

MR 1993, 43