Alice Fremuth-Wolf

Contact Details
First Name
Nivalion AG (Austria)
Head of Austria&CEE
Area of Specialisation / Arbitration Experience
Finance and Banking
Fichtegasse 5
1010 Vienna
English, German
Professional Details
Bar Admission


Admission to Austrian Bar in 2004



since 2022

2018 - 2021

2012 - 2017


Market Head Austria&CEE at Nivalion

Secretary General of VIAC

DeputySecretary General of VIAC


Nov. 2006 – 2010


arbitrator and mediator


Sept 2004 – Oct. 2006


own law firm specialized on international arbitration


Sept. 2004 – April 2010 


Institute for Civil Procedural Law, University of Vienna, Schottenbastei 10-16, 1010 Vienna Coaching the Viennese Team for the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court


Oct. 2003 – June 2004


Baker & McKenzie, Schottenring 25, 1010 Vienna Associate


Feb. 1999 – May 2001


Wolf Theiss, Schubertring 6, 1010 Vienna Associate


Oct. 1995 – April 1999


Institute for Civil Procedural Law, University of Vienna, Schottenbastei 10-16, 1010 Vienna Assistant of Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dr.hc. Walter H. Rechberger


Oct. 1996 – June 1997


Higher Regional Court Vienna, Schmerlingplatz 1, 1010 Vienna Assistant Judge at the District Court Hietzing; Court of Appeal, Vienna; Juvenile Court of Vienna



 Oct. 2001 – Nov. 2002



 University of Vienna, Schottenbastei 10-16, 1010 Vienna

Doctoral Thesis on “Das Schicksal der Schiedsvereinbarung im Zessionsfall“ (“The Arbitration Agreement in Case of Assignment“); Dr.iur.


Oct. 1997 – Sept. 1998



London School of Economics and Political Science (England)

LL.M. in Commercial and Corporate Law, passed with merits

School of International Arbitration


March 1991 – June 1995  



University of Vienna and University of Utrecht (NL)

Faculty of Law: Magister der Rechtswissenschaften; Mag iur

Thesis on „Richtlinie 93/13 EWG über mißbräuchliche Klauseln in Verbraucherverträgen vom 5.4.1993“ (EEC Directive 93/13 from April 5, 1993, regarding abusive clauses in consumer contracts)



Various Articles on the Vienna Rules and the Vienna Mediation Rules 


Co-Editor and Author of the Handbook Vienna Rules (2014) and Handbook Vienna Mediation Rules (2016) published by VIAC / Service GmbH of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber


Alice Fremuth-Wolf, "The European Convention on International Arbitration as a Tool to Remedy Pathological Arbitration Agreements – „There’s still Life in the Old Dog yet!", in AUSTRIAN ARBITRATION YEARBOOK ON INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION 2013 [61] (Klausegger et al, eds.)


Stefan Riegler / Alexander Petsche / Alice Fremuth-Wolf / Martin Platte / Christoph Liebscher, Arbitration Law of Austria: Practice and Procedure, Juris (2007) 1050 pages, commentary on the Austrian Arbitration Act 2006 in English with complete list of case law and official comment to the Act


Christoph Liebscher / Alice Fremuth-Wolf (eds.), Arbitration Law and Practice in Central and Eastern Europe, Juris (2006)


Alice Fremuth-Wolf, Die Schiedsvereinbarung im Zessionsfall (The Arbitration Agreement in Case of Assignment), Verlag Oesterreich (2004)


Alice Fremuth, Schiedsverfahren und Konkurs - Zur Bindung des Masseverwalters an Schiedsvereinbarungen des Gemeinschuldners (Arbitration and insolvency – Is an arbitration agreement concluded by the insolvent debtor binding on the official receiver ?), ÖJZ 1998, 848.


Alice Fremuth, Das Unternehmensreorganisationsgesetz (Law on the reorganization of undertakings), RdW 1997, Sonderheft (special edition).


Other Qualifications

 Trained Mediator and Mediation Advocate