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Dominik  Vock
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Zurich Attorney
Dominik Vock

Phone: +41 44 254 99 66


Languages: German, English, French

Dr. Dominik Vock has extensive experience in civil procedural law, debt enforcement and insolvency law. He acts as a litigation lawyer in complex commercial law cases before arbitral tribunals and state courts and represents creditors in challenging debt enforcement and insolvency cases. Regularly, he has been appointed as arbitrator in international business.

Legal Education

  • University of Zurich (Dr. iur.), 2000
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School (LL.M.), 2003

Fields of Practice

  • Litigation
  • International Arbitration
  • International and Swiss Contract, Business and Corporate Law
  • Debt Enforcement and Bankruptcy Law
  • Inheritance Law
  • International Judicial Assistance

Practical Experience

  • Judicial Clerkship at the District Court of Andelfingen, 1994
  • Research assistant to the chair of civil procedure, debt enforcement, bankruptcy law and civil law, University of Zurich, 1996-2000
  • Associate of two business law firms, 2000-2005

Teaching Assignments

  • Lecturer in Civil Procedure, University of Zurich, 1999-2002


  • Members of the Board of Directors of the Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)
  • Member of the editorial staff of the Swiss Review of Civil Procedure and Law Enforcement (ZZZ)



  • Comments on the Articles 1-8 and Articles 40-45 of the ZPO, in: Spühler / Tenchio / Infanger (eds.), Basler Commentary on Swiss Code of Civil Procedure, Basel 2010
  • Comments on the Bankruptcy Law Article 79-84, in: Daniel Hunkeler (Ed.), debt collection and bankruptcy law, short comment, Basel 2009, 273 ff
  • Voting rights at the creditors meeting, ZZZ 6 (2005) 247 ff
  • Voting rights at the creditors meeting, ZZZ 6 (2005) 247 ff
  • The enforcement of decisions from the preliminary of the Swiss Code of Civil Procedure, in: Riemer / Kuhn / Vock / Demes (eds), Domestic and International Law Enforcement, Festschrift for Karl Spuhler, Zurich 2005, 433 ff
  • Questions from the Jurisdiction Act – has the jurisdiction and international law covers, in: Karl Spuhler (Ed.), International Civil Procedure Law, Zurich 2001, 1 ff?
  • Comment on Article GestG 29-32, in: Spühler / Tenchio / Infanger (eds.), Basler Commentary on the Swiss Civil Law, Jurisdiction Act, Basel 2001, 302 ff
  • Special jurisdiction in the Jurisdiction Act (GestG), in: Leuenberger / Pfister-Liechti (Ed.), The Jurisdiction Act / La loi sur les fors, Swiss Foundation for training judges, Bern 2001, 37 ff
  • Procedural matters relating to enforcement of shareholder rights, ZStV 114, Zurich 2000
  • Jurisdiction Act (GestG), in: Spühler / Reetz / Vock / Graham: innovations in civil litigation, Zurich 2000, 25 ff


  • Spühler, Karl / Vock, Dominik: Appeal in civil matters in the canton of Zurich and the Federal Government, 2.A, Zürich 2011
  • Eckert / Vock: collateral in Switzerland, Tauber / Vorpeil (eds): Handbook practitioners overseas securities, introduction of credit guarantees from European countries and the USA, Heidelberg 2010
  • Meyer-Hauser, Bernhard / Vock, Dominik / Swiss Rules, in: Torggler (Ed.), Praxishhandbuch Arbitration, Vienna 2007, 429 ff
  • Meyer, Bernhard / Vock, Dominik, London Court of International Arbitration, in: Torggler (Ed.), Practical Handbook Arbitration, Vienna 2007, 463 ff
  • Spuhler, Karl / Vock, Dominik: cases in civil litigation and in debt collection and bankruptcy law 2 A., Zurich 2002
  • Spuhler, Karl / Vock, Dominik: Jurisdiction Act (GestG), Zurich 2000
  • Spuhler, Karl / Vock, Dominik: Certificate Edition by the procedural laws of the cantons of Zurich and Bern, 95 SJZ (1999) 1 ff
  • Infanger, Dominik / Vock, Dominik: Appeal against decisions relating to civil claims in criminal proceedings, in: Jürg-Beat Ackermann (ed.): Criminal Law as a challenge, Zurich 1999, 389 ff
  • Spuhler, Karl / Vock, Dominik: Appeal in civil matters in the canton of Zurich and the Federal Government, Zurich 1999

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Tel: +41 44 254 99 66

Fax: +41 44 254 99 60



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