Dr. Helmut Ortner

Counsel at WilmerHale

Helmut Ortner is a counsel in the Litigation/Controversy Department of WilmerHale, and a member of the International Arbitration Practice Group. Helmut focuses on complex multi-jurisdictional disputes. He is experienced in arbitral practice and procedure in civil as well as common law systems.

He has acted as counsel in ad-hoc arbitrations and before major arbitral institutions (including ICC, UNCITRAL, LCIA, DIS and VIAC), at multiple seats and governed by a variety of substantive and procedural laws. He regularly counsels clients on conflict of laws issues and international enforcement of arbitration awards and judgments.

Helmut is a regular speaker on international arbitration topics andserves as a lecturer on comparative law and alternative Dispute resolution at various institutions and universities. He has also published extensively on a variety of subjects and legal areas including topical issues of arbitration law