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Peter Dianati

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Skau Reipurth & Partnere

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Construction and Real Estate / Corporate Commercial / Litigation


Peter Dianati provides advice and conducts litigation and arbitration proceedings in connection with construction work for some of the largest Danish Construction Firms for the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board. In doing so, Peter Dianati conducts many cases and advises on expert surveys (AB 92 § 45) and expert opinions on security provided (AB 92 § 46) under the general conditions for provision on works and supplies within building and engineering (AB 92). Furthermore, Peter Dianati is an experienced litigator in matters regarding tort and insurance law. Finally, Peter Dianati is a regular columnist in the leading Danish construction newspaper (Licitation) where he together with Jeppe Reipurth writes about the latest case law in construction disputes.


Partner, Skau Reipurth & Partnere (2012); Plesner Law Firm (2006-2012); Patterson Belknap Tyler & Webb, New York (Secondment from Plesner Law Firm) (2011); North Media A/S (Leave from Plesner Law Firm) (2010); Lego Juris A/S (Secondment from Plesner Law Firm) (2008); Stampe Haume & Hasselris Law Firm (2006); Kyed & Jybæk Law Firm (2004-2006); Danish Financial Supervisory Authority (2003-2004) Admission to practice law (2006); Appointed member, the course organisation committee on the training of attorneys under the auspices of the Danish Ministry of Justice (2006-2007); Member, the governing body of FAAF – Foreningen af Ansatte Advokater og Advokatfuldmægtige) (an association for salaried attorneys and assistant attorneys) (2004-2007); Lectured on procedural law at the University of Copenhagen (2006); Written and co-authored several law articles, among others about goodwill taxation, Danish hedge funds, agricultural legislation and co-operative housing.


English and the Scandinavian languages


Danish Society for Construction Law; Danish Society for Construction and Consulting Law and the Danish Association for Procurement Law; Danish Society for Company Law; IBA (International Bar Association)


Admission to practice law (2006); Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen (2003); Southampton Solent University (2002)




Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Skau Reipurth & Partnere acts in disputes pertaining to construction, real estate, employment and commercial issues. Jointly leading the team is Peter Dianati, who focuses on construction disputes; commercial law specialist Peter Skau-Andersen, and Jeppe Reipurth, who handles commercial and construction issues. Also noted are employment expert Frederik Brocks and Vivi Klink Larsen, who also focuses on construction matters.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Skau Reipurth & Partnere's practice 'delivers on time' with 'sound professionalism' ensuring clients 'always feel that they are in good hands'. Team co-head Peter Dianati focuses on construction-related contracts and disputes, while co-head Jeppe Reipurth 'quickly understands the issue or problem and exactly what you need from him'. Recent highlights include Dianati representing GVL in several disputes at the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board against employers and subcontractors, Reipurth handling Renell's contracts and disputes with Danish municipalities, and Vivi Klink Larsen assisting Hardesty & Hanover with the contracts relating to its construction of the Copenhagen Inner Harbour Bridge. Also noted are real estate specialist Anders Hermansen and construction expert Christian B. Prophet-Rannow.

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