Dr. Peter Wende
Dr. Peter Wende, LL.M. is a partner at CMS based in Stuttgart/Germany. With a focus on complex corporate and post M&A disputes, Peter represents German and international clients in domestic and international arbitration proceedings as well as before German state courts. Peter has a thorough understanding for his clients’ concerns and the legal peculiarities in post M&A disputes, as he started his career as an M&A lawyer and thus has vast experience advising on German and international M&A transactions. Furthermore, he regularly advises clients in the context of out-of-court settlements and mediation proceedings.
Peter joined CMS in 2010 and became a partner in 2019. In 2015, he was seconded to the arbitration department of CMS von Erlach Poncet in Geneva.
He writes and presents frequently on a wide range of matters relating to arbitration and corporate law practice.
Peter studied at the Universities of Tübingen, Lausanne/Switzerland, Münster (first state exam), the College of Europe in Bruges/Belgium (LL.M.) and the University of Cologne (Dr. iur.). He is a member of the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS40), the Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage (ASAbelow40) and the Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats (AIJA). He is fluent in German, English and French.”