Peter Schradieck

Attorney-at-Law, Partner

Peter Schradieck is head of our Dispute Resolution team. His practice is exclusively centred on preparing and negotiating major litigation and arbitration proceedings in the areas of M&A, contract law, consultants' professional liability, construction law and marketing law.

Peter has a broad range of experience from more than 100 litigation and arbitration proceedings and has participated in the negotiation of some of the largest litigation and arbitration cases in Denmark.

Peter conducts litigation before the ordinary courts of law, including injunction proceedings before the enforcement courts, as well as arbitration proceedings before the Danish Institute of Arbitration, the Danish Arbitration Board for Building and Construction and a wide spectrum of international institutions of arbitration, such as the ICC, UNCITRAL and the SCC. In addition, Peter is a certified arbitrator and is regularly appointed an arbitrator.

Previously, Peter worked for six years in the areas of IP law and Life Science.

Along with his practice as an attorney, Peter has obtained a master's degree in strategy, finance and corporate governance from Copenhagen Business School.

Highlights

  • Lead counsel - in a lawsuit regarding the cancellation of a share trade – value of DKK 250 billion
  • Co-counsel - in arbitration proceedings before DIA regarding the termination of an exclusive distribution agreement – value of DKK 1 billion
  • Lead counsel - in arbitration proceedings before DIA regarding an M&A transaction – value of DKK 300 billion
  • Lead counsel - in group arbitration proceedings before DIA and ICC regarding the termination of agreements on delivery of marine engines – value of DKK 150 million
  • Lead counsel for a bank - lawsuit regarding the conclusion of SWAP agreements – value of DKK 100 million
  • Lead counsel for an employer - regarding the interpretation of FIDIC contracts for the construction and delivery of wind turbines – value of DKK 100 million
  • Lead counsel for a bank - group action regarding the termination of lease agreements – value of DKK 100 million
  • Lead counsel for a contractor - regarding a road construction project in Tanzania – value of DKK 250 million

Ratings

  • Peter Schradieck is listed as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution. Peter Schradieck is "always engaged", "positive" and "simply very good at what he does" (2019)

    Peter Schradieck is recommended as regards Real Estate and Construction (2019)

  • Peter Schradieck is ranked as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution by Chambers Global and Chambers Europe. Peter Schradieck is praised by a source for his "excellent commercial awareness, effectiveness and client service." (2019)


  • Peter Schradieck is ranked as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution by Chambers Global and Chambers Europe. Peter Schradieck focuses on national and international arbitration cases. Clients appreciate that he is "very energetic and enthusiastic", adding that "he makes clear recommendations". (2018)

  • Peter Schradieck is listed as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution. (2018)

  • Peter Schradieck is ranked as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution by Chambers Global and Chambers Europe. Peter Schradieck advises on both litigation and national and international arbitration. Clients report that they are "glowing in their praise" for Schradieck and his team's work on litigation, and particularly highlight his strong advocacy skills. (2017)

  • Peter Schradieck is listed as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution. (2017)
  • Peter Schradieck is ranked as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution by both Chambers Global and Chambers Europe. Peter Schradieck represents clients in both litigation and arbitration proceedings. In the words of one client: "He has a very experienced approach and thinks out-side the legal scope, which is good". (2016)
  • Peter Schradieck is listed as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution. (2016)
  • Peter Schradieck has been ranked as a leading individual as regards Dispute Resolution by both Chambers Global and Chambers Europe. Peter Schradieck is regarded as "open-minded but persuasive. Definitely up and coming." He covers both litigation and arbitration, handling disputes from the construction and marketing sectors. (2015)
  • Peter Schradieck is listed as a leading individual with respect to Dispute Resolution.
    Peter Schradieck is recommended as regards Intellectual Property. (2014)
  • Peter Schradieck has been ranked as an Up and Coming individual as regards Dispute Resolution by both Chambers Global and Chambers Europe. He is "excellent at cutting to the chase and focusing only on the important points", impressed sources say. (2014)
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