Patrick Dahm is a German attorney (deutscher Rechtsanwalt) practising corporate and commercial law, including cyberlaw, and international arbitration as counsel, arbitrator or official legal expert/expert witness. As a foreign practitioner he also has the distinction of being admitted to practise Singapore law.
Patrick is a member of the panel of arbitrators of the Chinese Arbitration Association, Taipei (CAA), of the Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC) and of the Indian Institute of Arbitration & Mediation (IIAM). He is also listed as an arbitrator by the Vienna International Arbitration Centre (VIAC) and the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MARC).
He is a fellow of the Asian Institute of Alternative Dispute Resolution (FAIADR) and a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb), the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA), the German Institution of Arbitration (Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit e. V.), the Singapore Academy of Law, the Law Society of Singapore, the Bar Association of Berlin (Rechtsanwaltskammer Berlin), the Indo-German Lawyers Association (Deutsch-Indische Juristenvereinigung e. V.), the German-Singaporean Lawyers Association (Deutsch-Singapurische Juristenvereinigung e. V.), and the University of Hamburg Alumni Association (Alumni Universität Hamburg e. V.).
He has published professional articles and delivered speeches and lectures on a variety of subjects, most of them related to international arbitration, corporate commercial and internet law. He is registered with the German Embassy Singapore as official translator for English and German.
Other than that he swims, runs and dives like he was chased, meditates over a bowl of green tea, or reads his body weight in newspapers.