D avid TEBEL is a longtime member of SiLS. As Moot Academy Director, David strives to allow a broader audience to benefit from the SiLS Mission. David currently does his legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt, Germany. He spent considerable time in the dispute resolution departments of the Frankfurt and Singapore offices of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. After finishing his law studies in Freiburg, Germany, he joined the chair of Professor Ingeborg SCHWENZER, and worked on his PhD thesis dealing with the warranty for infringement.
David has been involved with the Willem C. Vis Moot for almost a decade. He participated for the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg and coached teams from Freiburg and Basel. Altogether his teams and he won six out of the eight awards in the Willem C. Vis and Willem C. Vis East Moots (and got first and second runner up in the remaining two). David tries to share the skills and knowledge he acquired in these years as participant, coach, and arbitrator with current moot participants in the SiLS Moot Academy.