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Skau Reipurth recommended by Chambers Europe in 2022

17.03.22

The 2022 rankings have just been released, and we are delighted to announce that Skau Reipurth once again has been ranked by Chambers Europe – this time in the categories: Real Estate and Construction, Restructuring and Insolvency and Employment.

See our ranked teams and attorneys here.

Real Estate and Construction
Chambers Europe ranks Skau Reipurth in Band 2 in the category Real Estate and Construction, and clients emphasises:

Skau Reipurth is well placed in the Danish construction market, often advising on various large-scale infrastructure construction projects. The team also handles the construction of telecommunications networks and mixed-purpose buildings with expertise in the negotiations of construction and especially turnkey contracts. Furthermore, the firm convinces with its strength in arbitrations and litigations pertaining to complications in large construction projects. Construction companies, real estate developers and international private equity houses frequently seek the firm’s excellent services.

Represented GVL Entreprise in various arbitrations including a construction related dispute with Rygårdscentret Nursing Home.

Attorney Peter Dianati has been recognised as a “Ranked Lawyer” in Band 2:

Peter Dianati is known for his expertise in complex construction mandates ranging from arbitrations to the negotiation of turnkey contracts for the construction of multi-purpose buildings.

Furthermore, Attorney Vivi Klink Larsen  has been recognised as a “Ranked Lawyer” in Band 3:

Vivi Klink Larsen enters the rankings following her growing presence in the Danish construction scene. She regularly advises on complex building and infrastructure construction projects with further expertise in arbitrations. Clients describe Vivi Klink Larsen as “knowledgeable, friendly and sensible and she understands the difference between what we might like and what might be practical.”

Restructuring and Insolvency
Skau Reipurth’s Restructuring and Insolvency team has been ranked in Band 3, and client emphasise:

The legal team have the ability of getting the job done even against all odds. Even in complex matters they keep focus on the end goal and achieve positive result.

Skau Reipurth is best known for its work as bankruptcy trustees, receiving regular appointments by several larger Danish banks. The law firm acts on insolvencies across a range of sectors including construction, food and beverages, and retail. The practice also represents creditors in debt recovery proceedings.

Another client values Skau Reipurth’s:

…ability to execute cases in narrow timeframes.

Attorney Anders Ørskov Melballe has been recognised as a “Ranked Lawyer” in Band 4:

Head of department Anders Ørskov Melballe routinely acts as appointed trustee on several of the firm’s assigned insolvencies. According to one source, “Anders is known for his skills in relation to cooperation and finding flexible and amicable solutions. He is pleasant to work with and has strong morals and high standards.”

Employment
Chambers Europe ranks Skau Reipurth in Band 4 in Employment, and clients point out:

Skau Reipurth Advokatpartnerselskab is adept at handling employment contract negotiations and well versed in assisting with disputes regarding collective agreements and wrongful terminations. The team’s client roster includes companies in the shipping, healthcare and energy sectors.

Skau Reipurth Advokatpartnerselskab assisted United International Pictures with the termination of employees.

Attorney Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt has been recognised as a “Ranked Lawyer” in Band 3:

The “very high-quality” Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt assists with employment contracts, collective redundancies and unfair dismissal claims relating to discrimination allegations.

Since 2012, Skau Reipurth has achieved international professional recognition and recommendations. These recommendations have since been maintained and improved further as we have grown and expanded our strategic focus areas.

We are proud of this recognition which supports our mission to combine the very best professional standards with uncompromising integrity based on our core values: professional standards, dedication and results.

Chambers Europe is one the world’s most prestigious rating agencies that ranks law firms around the globe through interviews with lawyers and clients.

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Anders Ørskov Melballe

Anders Ørskov Melballe

Attorney of the Danish High Courts, partner

Vivi Klink Larsen

Vivi Klink Larsen

Attorney of the Danish High Courts, partner

Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt

Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt

Attorney of the Danish High Courts, partner

Peter Dianati

Peter Dianati

Attorney, partner