Urwantschky Dangel Borst PartmbB Dr Peter Urwantschky LLM joined the law firm in 1981 and became a partner in 1985. He was educated at the universities of Berlin, Paris and Munich.

In 1981, he earned a Master of Laws degree (LLM) from the School of Law (Boalt Hall), University of California, Berkeley, United States, where he focused on international aviation law. In his thesis, he dealt with the governmental interest approach in the case of an air accident.

Peter received his PhD in 1985 from the University of Munich, having written on conflicts of law arising out of aviation disasters.

He is invited to numerous international aviation conferences and seminars as a speaker and panellist. He is also an active member of many aviation organisations and associations. Peter is regularly mentioned in the annual editions of Who’s Who Legal, The Legal Media Group Guide to the World’s Leading Aviation Lawyers and Corporate INTL. He is fluent in German, English and French.