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Mag. Roxanne de Jesus

Founding Partner

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Roxanne de Jesus is Founding Partner in the Dispute Resolution Team of Pitkowitz & Partners.

Roxanne mainly advises international clients in complex cross-border litigation and arbitration proceedings. She is experienced in joint venture disputes involving multi-jurisdictional legal aspects and has a considerable track record of advising private clients as well as clients operating in the construction sector. Her broad experience further includes numerous successes with the Austrian Supreme Court in securing the recognition and enforcement of foreign court decisions as well as foreign arbitral awards based on international treaties. Roxanne’s clients also appreciate her know-how in white collar crime.

Roxanne is a member of the Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners (YAAP), of the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA) as well es of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb). She studied at the University of Vienna and the University of Wolverhampton.

She is the author of numerous expert publications. Roxanne also lectures, inter alia, on topics of (construction) arbitration and the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods.

  • 2021: Partner with Pitkowitz & Partners
  • 2021: Partner with Graf & Pitkowitz, Vienna
  • 2018 - 2021: Attorney-at-Law with Graf & Pitkowitz, Vienna
  • 2016 - 2018: Associate with Graf & Pitkowitz, Vienna
  • 2016: Bar exam
  • 2014 - 2015: Associate with Jarolim Flitsch Rechtsanwälte GmbH
  • 2013: Associate with Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG
  • 2012: Law Clerk in the district of the Higher Regional Court of Vienna
  • 2012: University of Vienna (Mag. iur.)
  • 2011: University of Wolverhampton (Erasmus Student Exchange)
  • 2008 - 2012: Student & Legal Trainee at Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwälte GmbH & Co KG
  • Nikolaus Pitkowitz / Roxanne de Jesus: „Construction Arbitration: Austria“ in GAR Knowhow 2022 Read full article
  • Nikolaus Pitkowitz / Roxanne de Jesus: „Litigation: Austria“ in GAR Knowhow 2022 Read full article
  • Nikolaus Pitkowitz / Roxanne de Jesus: „Litigation: Austria“ in Legal 500 Country Comparative Guide 2022 Read full article
  • Nikolaus Pitkowitz / Roxanne de Jesus: Chambers Overview AUSITRIA: An Introduction to Dispute Resolution: Arbitration 2021 and 2022 Read full article
  • Nikolaus Pitkowitz / Roxanne de Jesus: Chambers Overview AUSITRIA: An Introduction to Dispute Resolution: Litigation 2021 and 2022 Read full article
  • Philip Duncker / Roxanne de Jesus: “Unconscious Bias in International Arbitration – What to be aware of” in Klausegger/Klein/Kremslehner/Petsche/Pitkowitz/Welser/Zeiler et al. (Hg/Eds): Austrian Yearbook on International Arbitration 2020, Manz 2020, 389.