Mr Peter Kubina > Dentons > Bratislava, Slovakia > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Banking & Finance, Dispute Resolution


Peter Kubina is the Managing Partner of Dentons’ Bratislava office and Head of the Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice in Dentons’ Bratislava office. In his practice, he focuses on banking and finance transactions (including corporate lending, acquisition and leveraged finance, real estate finance, project, export and asset finance, and capital markets), dispute resolution matters (both litigation and arbitration), and also M&A transactions in the real estate sector. His experience includes advising both lenders and borrowers on syndicated and bilateral projects, leveraged acquisitions, real estate, export, asset and general corporate financing transactions. He has also advised on a number of debt restructurings, security enforcement actions and dispute resolutions in various areas ranging from civil, employment and commercial litigation to constitutional matters and strategic litigation, as well as performing the function of an arbitrator in domestic and international arbitrations. Peter occasionally lectures at Comenius University on topics related to banking and finance as well as constitutional law.


Prior to joining Dentons in 2013, Peter worked for 9 years in Allen & Overy’s Bratislava office. He was appointed as the Adviser to the President of the Slovak Republic for Law, justice and matters of constitutional law in July 2019.


English, Slovak


Slovak  Bar Association


Comenius University, 2007, Doctor of Law, JUDr. , Comenius University, 2005, Master of Laws, Mgr

Lawyer Rankings

Slovakia > Real estate and construction

(Leading individuals)

Peter KubinaDentons

Dentons’ strong interdisciplinary ties with its banking and finance practice sees it continuously undertaking a range of high-profile transactions for debtors and creditors. The large practice acts for an impressive range of blue-chip companies, property groups, wealth funds and large domestic entities on multi-jurisdictional acquisitions, sales, refinancings and mixed-use development projects as well as construction disputes. Martin Mendel and Jozef Buday jointly lead the team and are recommended for real estate financing and disputes. Peter Kubina is also recommended.

Slovakia > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Peter KubinaDentons

The team at Dentons is continously instructed on a broad range of litigation matters for high-profile regional clients in the construction, real estate, media, life sciences and the public sectors. It handles domestic and international arbitrations, and is also noted for its strong criminal litigation practice, acting for both the defence and the prosecution on highly sensitive mandates. Practice head Peter Kubina is recommended, as is Juraj Gyárfáš who focuses on arbitration. Former co-practice head Daniel Lipšic was recently appointed as Slovakia’s new special prosecutor.

Slovakia > Banking, finance and capital markets

(Leading individuals)

Peter KubinaDentons

Dentons has a leading reputation for advising borrowers and lenders on a range of complex, often cross-border matters. In recent years, the firm has made a concerted effort to broaden its offering, now routinely advising on acquisition and leveraged finance, restructuring and insolvency matters, export finance and debt capital markets deals. The full-service team is jointly headed by Peter Kubina and Stanislava Valientová, who specialises in capital markets and led on several of the team’s standout highlights. Also recommended are counsel Patricia Gossányiová and senior associate Katarína Slezáková, who have experience of debt capital markets and alternative investment funds.