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About Rasmus von Schwerdtner

Rasmus is an Associate in our Dispute Resolution Group.

He represents companies in all areas of business and commercial law in both court and arbitration proceedings. 

He is fluent in German, English, French and Spanish. 

Recent work

  • Representing a lessor of aircraft in civil litigation against a German lessee operating business jets relating to claims for damages.

  • Representing a German multinational stock-listed chemistry company in an arbitration arising out of a Shareholders' Agreement (ICC Rules);

  • Representing a German provider of gas caverns in a DIS arbitration against a construction company;

  • Respresenting a major gas trading company in a litigation regarding gas supply in the context of the war in Ukraine.


  • TU Dresden (Bachelor of Laws with a focus on international law)

  • Paris X (Licence en droit)

  • Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (First State Examination)

  • Oberlandesgericht Karlsruhe (Second State Examination)

  • New York University (Master of Laws with a focus on mediation and dispute resolution)