Peter Jark

  • Lawyer
  • Partner

Zeilweg 42
60439 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 69 963761-130
Fax: +49 69 963761-145

Other locations


  • English
  • German


Peter Jark has worked in an international environment for over 20 years. He specialises in advising creditors and debtors on legal, financial and operational restructuring of companies. He is also a recognised and experienced adviser on buying, selling, the working out and enforcing of non-performing and non-core loans. Peter Jark also advises various funds on financing or purchasing companies in difficulties.

CV (in short)

  • 2016 – Present BBL Brockdorff
  • 2006 – 2016 DLA Piper UK LLP, partner, long-term leader of restructuring group
  • 2003 Certificate of International Accounting, Academy for International Accounting
  • 1999 – 2006 Luther Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH, partner, securitisation, non-performing loan and real estate
  • 1998 – 1999 Commerzbank AG, general manager commercial real estate/syndicated loans
  • 1995 – 1998 Arthur Andersen, tax department in Berlin
  • 1993 – 1995 Legal clerkship at the Superior Court in Berlin
  • 1992 – 1993 Schoeneberg District Court, enforcement department in Berlin
  • Law studies at Universities of Heidelberg and Freiburg

Areas of expertise


  • Working group on insolvency law and restructuring at the German Lawyers Association

Lectures and publications on various topics of German insolvency law, most recently:

  • Vorträge zu verschiedenen Themen des internationalen und deutschen Insolvenzrechts sowie zu Fragestellungen im Zusammenhang mit der Restrukturierung bei unter anderem LMA, DDC Financial Group, R3 und der HTW in Berlin

  • Interview mit Peter Jark in “Power Players Distinguished Advisers Bankruptcy & Insolvency 2021” von Financier Worldwide