Melissa Magliana

Melissa Magliana is counsel at Homburger, where she focuses on international commercial arbitration and litigation. With full law degrees from universities in
both the United States (Columbia University School of Law) and Switzerland (University of Lucerne) as well as ex-perience in both legal systems, she has a
unique skill set with which to comprehensively advise clients in cross-border disputes.
Melissa Magliana has extensive experience as party counsel and acts as arbitrator in disputes involving various rules of arbitration and in-dustries, including
pharmaceuticals, construction, and transportation/ logistics. She is an active member of various international associations and regularly publishes and speaks on topics of interest in the field of international dispute resolution. She is a member of the executive committee of Young ArbitralWomen Practitioners and co-chair of ASA below 40, the Swiss Arbitration Association’s under-40 group.
She was the 2016 recipient of the ASA Prize for Advocacy in Interna-tional Commercial Arbitrationj and has also been recognized for her arbitration work by Who’s Who Legal: Switzerland; as among the most highly regarded individuals in her category by Who’s Who Legal - Arbi-tration: Future Leaders; and as a rising star by Euromoney.