Dominik Kocholl

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First Name
Dominik
Firm
KOCHOLL LAW
Position
Attorney-at-law, Founder, Owner
Area of Specialisation / Arbitration Experience
Commercial Arbitration, Corporate Law, Insurance, Maritime / Shipping, Quantum, Sport, Telecommunications
Address
Murstrasse 67c
6063 Hochrum bei Innsbruck
Austria
E-Mail
Dominik.Kocholl@kocholl.at
Phone
+43 676 40 36 480
Website
https://www.kocholl.at
LinkedIn
http://www.linkedin.com/in/dominik-kocholl
Languages
English, German, French
Nationality
Austria
Professional Details
Bar Admission

2011

Education

He is a strong professional with a Dr. iur. (Ph.D. equivalent) focused on Comparative Private Law. Dominik has founded KOCHOLL LAW and regularly gets appointed as an Arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS/TAS – Lausanne). Up until December 2016 he held a position as Assistant Professor at the Institute for Civil Law, European Private Law, Private Comparative Law and Private International Law at the University of Innsbruck. There he was also Head of the Research Unit on Mountain Sports Law.

 

Doctor iuris summa cum laude at the University of Innsbruck (PhD equivalent), Diploma in Legal Studies (University of Wales, Cardiff), Diploma from a Business School, St. Mary’s University San Antonio/Texas Summer School on World Legal Problems.

  • Publications – more than 60: monograph, many contributions to books, articles on Private Law, Private Inter-national Law/Conflict of Laws, Arbitration, Dispute Resolution, Sports Law, foreign law and comparative law
  • Teaching experience – about 50 lectures (University of Innsbruck, University of Wales/Cardiff etc;
  • about 30 presentations at international conferences and seminars (regularly in Switzerland) etc
  • Co-Editor of “Causa Sport“, a scientific journal on international sports law and economy founded in 2004, Boorberg, Dike, Jan Sramek, Zürich – www.causasport.ch
  • Academic Projects (three competitive research grants) on Sports Law, Private International Law/Conflict of Laws, International Civil Procedure and Arbitration
Publications

https://www.kocholl.at/publikationsliste/

 

Professional Associations
  • Austrian Arbitration Association
  • Association Suisse de Droit du Sport (ASDS) – Swiss Sports Law Association
  • Deutsche Vereinigung für Sportrecht (DVSR) – German Sports Law Association
  • Member of the Legal Experts Working Group of the International Climbing and Mountaineering Federation (UIAA)
  • Tiroler Bergsportführerverband – Association of Professional Mountain Guides in Tyrol
  • Tiroler Rechtsanwaltskammer – Austrian Bar Association
  • Member of the exclusive list of arbitrators of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS/TAS)
  • Member of the exclusive list of arbitrators for doping matters and the general list of arbitrators of the German DIS-Sportschiedsgericht (and scheduled emergency arbitrator there)
Other Qualifications

Professional Athlete - Swimming and Olymic Sailing

Mountain Guide, Climbing Instrutor,

Experience as Arbitrator of two closed lists:

Member of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS/TAS)

Member of the exclusive list of arbitrators for doping matters and the general list of arbitrators of the German DIS-Sportschiedsgericht (and scheduled emergency arbitrator there)