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Peter Fogh

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Dispute Resolution, Construction, Energy and Infrastructure, Shipping and Transport


Peter Fogh is a partner in our Dispute Resolution team. He conducts litigation and arbitration proceedings before all Danish courts as well as Danish and foreign arbitration tribunals. He provides advice on construction law disputes and general contract law disputes. Peter is particularly experienced in matters with international law aspects.

Peter advises Danish and foreign clients and has been involved in cases related to some of the biggest building and construction projects in Denmark in the last 20 years, including the bridge between the two Danish islands Zealand and Funen (Storebæltsbroen), the Øresund link and the Copenhagen Metro project.

Peter is also experienced in advising Danish and foreign clients on ship financing and other types of project financing. 

Peter is a qualified mediator and an arbitrator. He is regularly appointed as an arbitrator in both Danish and foreign arbitration proceedings.

In 2015 Peter was elected as chairman of the Danish Bar and Law Society for a four-year term.


Shipping and transport

Within: Shipping and transport

Plesner is 'excellent in all aspects' and has expertise across transactions, financing matters and disputes. Group head Peter Fogh is experienced in financings, transactions and alternative dispute resolution. Recent highlights include Fogh acting for OW Tankers, whose vessels had been arrested in Uruguay by a local oil supplier; fellow practice head Mikkel Falkenberg advising AP Møller on its agreements with the Danish State regarding decommissioning liabilities associated with its North Sea offshore installations stemming from the client's sale of its Danish operations to Total, and Niklas Korsgaard Christensen assisting Kalaallit Airports with the €600m construction and financing of three airports in Greenland.

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