Deals & Cases

Success before CAS: Robert Lehmann-Dolle acquitted of all doping charges

22 November 2021 – The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed the appeal of the German National Anti Doping Agency (NADA) against the first instance award of the German Sports Arbitration Court of the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS) in its entirety. The former German speed skater Robert Lehmann-Dolle was thus also acquitted of all doping charges by the second instance.

Walder Wyss has successfully advised and represented Robert Lehmann-Dolle in the appeal proceedings before CAS in cooperation with Prof. Dr. Cherkeh (KERN CHERKEH Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaft mbB). The Walder Wyss team consisted of the sports law experts Maurice Courvoisier (Partner), Ivan Dunjic (Senior Associate) and Philip Kern (Senior Associate).