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Peter Skau-Andersen
Peter Skau-Andersen
Attorney of the Danish Supreme Court, Partner
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Background and Languages

Peter Skau-Andersen specializes in general corporate and commercial law.

In this regard, Peter Skau-Andersen assists a large number of companies on matters such as business structuring and restructuring, financing, dispute resolutions, drafting contracts etc.

Peter Skau-Andersen also advises on mergers & acquisitions as well as insolvency law.

Peter Skau-Andersen has significant insight in the commercial matters of a company, among these operations optimization, economy etc. In addition thereto, he holds directorships for several companies. He has also worked as a lecturer on the law of property and obligations at the University of Copenhagen.

Peter Skau-Andersen speaks English, French and the Scandinavian languages.

Ratings

Legal 500 (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)

Peter Skau-Andersen is recommended as regards Dispute Resolution and Commercial, corporate and M&A.

“Peter Skau-Andersen has ‘a high level of commercial insight’.”

“Peter Skau-Andersen is as a ‘trusted professional partner’.”

Skau Reipurth & Partnere Advokatpartnerselskab’s team is headed by Peter Skau-Andersen, who is experienced in handling all aspects of M&A, including conducting due diligence, drafting contracts and negotiating.

“Skau Reipurth & Partnere’s ‘swift and efficient’ team is experienced in assisting domestic and foreign businesses with cross-border transactions, including company and contract law. Led by the ‘extremely skilled’ Peter Skau-Andersen, the practice also includes Claus Ryberg Hoffmann and Martin Rothe.”

“Skau Reipurth & Partnere’s expertise spans real estate and construction, insolvency, employment and commercial disputes. Peter Dianati and Peter Skau-Andersen are recommended.”

“The ‘young and very capable team’ at Skau Reipurth & Partnere is led by Peter Skau-Andersen and acts for Danish and international buyers and sellers. A recent highlight was assisting Thorpe Interior Group with the sale of Fabric Systems to Kvadrat Soft Cells.”

“Recent highlights include Skau-Andersen advising Loumann Holding on the sale of its 40% stake in Pack Tech Holding to SE Blue Equity and acquisition of a 10% stake from another shareholder.”

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Chambers Europe (2017, 2018, 2019)

Peter Skau-Andersen is rated “Up and Coming”.

Peter Skau-Andersen is praised by clients for being “an ambitious and skilled lawyer. He gets the job done and does it well. He also follows up proactively.” Another client says he “solves problems and is quick and efficient.” He advises on litigation and commercial disputes related to M&A, real estate and contract law.

Peter Skau-Andersen of Skau Reipurth & Partnere Advokatpartnerselskab enters the corporate/M&A rankings for the first time this year after several strong endorsements from clients. Interviewees describe him as a “dynamic and skilled lawyer” and an “experienced negotiator” with a “very intelligent approach.” He also winning plaudits for his down-to-earth character. He leads the firm’s team in this area, predominantly advising Danish companies on M&A deals and corporate restructuring.  

Peter Skau-Andersen is an increasingly prominent commercial litigator. Clients remark on his well-rounded service: “He has good commercial and analytical sense as well as a good legal understanding of the matters at hand.” 

Peter Skau-Andersen heads the department at Skau Reipurth & Partnere Advokatpartnerselskab. He handles mergers and the acquisition of shares. Interviewees describe him as “very pragmatic.”

Chambers Global (2017, 2018, 2019)

Peter Skau-Andersen is rated “Up and Coming”.

Peter Skau-Andersen is praised by clients for being “an ambitious and skilled lawyer. He gets the job done and does it well. He also follows up proactively.” Another client says he “solves problems and is quick and efficient.” He advises on litigation and commercial disputes related to M&A, real estate and contract law.

Peter Skau-Andersen is an increasingly prominent commercial litigator. Clients remark on his well-rounded service: “He has good commercial and analytical sense as well as a good legal understanding of the matters at hand.” 

Peter Skau-Andersen of Skau Reipurth & Partnere Advokatpartnerselskab enters the corporate/M&A rankings for the first time this year after several strong endorsements from clients. Interviewees describe him as a “dynamic and skilled lawyer” and an “experienced negotiator” with a “very intelligent approach.” He also winning plaudits for his down-to-earth character. He leads the firm’s team in this area, predominantly advising Danish companies on M&A deals and corporate restructuring.

Peter Skau-Andersen heads the department at Skau Reipurth & Partnere Advokatpartnerselskab. He handles mergers and the acquisition of shares. Interviewees describe him as “very pragmatic.”

Work Experience and Educational Background

Work Experience

2011 –Skau Reipurth & Partnere Advokatpartnerselskab
2008 – 2011 Horten Law Firm
2005 – 2008 Winsløw Law Firm

Educational Background

2019 Right to appear before the Danish Supreme Court
2010 Right to appear before the Danish High Courts
2008 Admission to practice law
2005 Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen
2002 L’Université Robert Schumann, Strasbourg, France

Memberships and Positions of Trust

Memberships

  • Danish Association of Company Law

Positions of Trust

  • Kløve & Lønberg A/S, Chairman of Board
  • Pack Tech A/S, Chairman of Board
  • PT-H ApS, Chairman of Board
  • Pack Tech Holding ApS, Chairman of Board
  • Ejendomsvisioner A/S, Chairman of Board