Günther Horvath is partner and jointly leads the International Arbitration Group in the Vienna office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. His experience comprises around 150 high-profile cases as counsel and arbitrator under the Rules of ICC, VIAC, SCC, Swiss Rules and in ad-hoc arbitrations.
He specialises in international commercial arbitration with a primary focus on energy, joint venture matters, corporate disputes and industrial engineering.
President of VIAC
Former member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration
Chairman Emeritus Lex Mundi Ltd.
Günther holds law degrees from University of Graz and New York University. He speaks German, English and some Italian.