Dr. Dominik Kocholl represents his clients as their attorney-at-law at various tribunals including the Court of Arbitration for Sport (TAS/CAS). Up until June 2019 he was a CAS-Arbitrator and thus member of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS/TAS), the sport’s highest tribunal which is regularly named as the “Supreme Court of Sports”. According to the Swiss Federal Tribunal and the German BGH in the Pechstein case TAS/CAS is a genuine arbitral tribunal (echtes Schiedsgericht).
In various cases and tribunals he sits and decides within a panel of three arbitrators or as a sole arbitrator.
Dr. Kocholl also serves as an arbitrator at the German DIS-Sportschiedsgericht, where he is listed also as a member of the closed list for doping matters and as an emergency arbitrator (who should take decisions within 24 hours).