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Bech-Bruun

LANGELINIE ALLÉ 35, 2100 COPENHAGEN, DENMARK
Tel:
Work +45 72 27 00 00
Fax:
Fax +45 72 27 00 27
Email:
Web:
www.bechbruun.com
Aarhus, Copenhagen
Bech-Bruun, Henrik Valdorf-Hansen, Copenhagen, DENMARK

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Henrik Valdorf-Hansen

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Work +4572273577
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Bech-Bruun

Work Department

Transport and insurance. Dispute resolution.

Position

Partner. Henrik Valdorf-Hansen specialises in commercial dispute resolution and is known as an competent and efficient litigator. For over 30 years, he has conducted countless court and arbitration proceedings, including approx. 50 cases before the Suprime Court. He has, in particular, advised the insurance sector on product and professional liability, construction law and maritime and transport law issues. In recent years, Henrik has advised on numerous substantial cases within the wind turbine sector and he regularly conducts larger nullification proceedings in connection with insolvent estates. Henrik acts as arbitrator and mediator and was, in 2012, the first European arbitrator to be registered as an arbitrator in China by Xiamen Arbitration Commission and SCIMAC. In 2015, he was appointed an Arbitrator by Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (SHIAC).

Languages

Danish, English and German.

Education

Certified mediator, the Danish Bar Association 2011. Certified arbitrator, the Danish Bar Association 2006. Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 1988. Associate 1983. Master of Laws, 1980.


Denmark

Insurance

Within: Insurance

Bech-Bruun fields a ‘good and professional’ insurance practice that covers the whole range of contentious and non-contentious matters, with recent work for the three-partner team spanning regulatory issues, as well as insurance litigation and mediation. Henrik Valdorf-Hansen represents the City of Copenhagen against Tryg Insurance and Codan Insurance in relation to a fire in a municipality property. Jes Anker Mikkelsen and Anne Buhl Bjelke, who is ‘always ready to provide the best answer’, represent two accountants in two indemnity lawsuits connected to the collapse of Eik Bank.

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