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Thomas Salicath


Thomas Salicath advises on all aspects of commercial law, including international law, the sale and purchase of enterprises, company law, project development and the hotel industry – with a particular focus on the Ukraine and Russia, and his experience in these areas extends more than 25 years.

Professional QualificationsAdmitted to the Danish Bar, 1991Right of audience before the Danish High Courts
  • Russian
  • English
  • German
  • Danish
  • Admitted, 1991
  • Master of Laws, Copenhagen University, 1988
  • Studies in Russian language and Social Science at the University of Odense, 1982-1983

    Intensive studies in Russian language with subsequent employment at the Danish Embassy in Moscow, 1979-1982


Since 2014 ranked in Chambers Global as a Foreign Expertise in Russia.

Prior Experience

  • 1981 to1982, Security Officer at the Embassy of Denmark in Moscow
  • 1988 to 1991, Junior Lawyer with a large Copenhagen-based law firm with an international outlook
  • 1991 to 1992, Lawyer with a small Copenhagen-based law firm with an international outlook
  • 1993, Partner in a Copenhagen-based medium-sized law firm with an international outlook, which is now, following a series of mergers, part of DLA Piper Denmark

Memberships And Affiliations

Dansk Forening for Voldgift

Det Danske selskab for Byggeret

Presidents Institute

Det Danske Advokatsamfund

International Bar Association