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Kammeradvokaten / Schmith

VESTER FARIMAGSGADE 23, 1606 COPENHAGEN V, DENMARK
Tel:
Work +45 33 15 20 10
Web:
en.kammeradvokaten.dk/
Aarhus, Copenhagen

Sune Fugleholm

Tel:
Work + 45 25 43 03 10
Email:
Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith

Work Department

Sune Fugleholm specializes in constitutional and administrative law matters, including human rights and administrative negligence. Sune Fugleholm advises and litigates in all regulatory matters with particular focus on energy law. His work currently ranges from advising the Danish Government on IT-systems for automated administrative decision making to litigating a number of constitutional law matters. He has tried more than 75 cases before the Supreme Court and appeared in courts of 1. instance as well as appellate courts in Denmark and the European Court of Justice. In 2006 Sune Fugleholm received the Christrup Prize for excellence in litigation.

Position

Partner, Attorney

Career

2006
Christrup-Prisen 2006

2003 - 2007
Chairman of the firm's executive committee

1998 - 2017
Head of the firm’s department for constitutional and administrative law

1995
Partner, Kammeradvokaten/ Poul Schmith

1992 -
Kammeradvokaten/ Poul Schmith

1991 - 1992
Haight, Gardner, Poor & Havens, New York

1986 - 1990
Kammeradvokaten/ Poul Schmith

Languages

Danish
English

Member

Member of the board of the association of Danish Supreme Court lawyers.

Education

2016
Certificate, The Arbitrator Education by Danske Advokater (The association of Danish Law Firms)

2015
PRINCE2® certified

1996
Right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court.

1991
LL.M. University of Michigan

1989
Admitted to practice law in 2006.

1986
Master of law, University of Copenhagen


Denmark

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Sune Fugleholm - Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith

Within: Dispute resolution

Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith is highly regarded for its work in the public sector and most notably as lead counsel for the Government of Denmark. Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen and Sune Fugleholm jointly lead the group and specialise in insurance and marketing law, and administrative and constitutional law respectively. Recent highlights include Thomsen representing multiple insurance companies in a dispute against Dong Energy regarding its responsibility in rebuilding a damaged oil platform, Fugleholm acting for the Danish Ministry of Agriculture in an expropriation issue resulting from the country's recent ban on fox breeding, and construction specialist Kasper Mortensen representing the Capital Region of Denmark in a dispute with a contractor concerning delays in the construction of a hospital wing. Competition expert Jacob Pinborg also advised the Danish Competition Council on allegations that the merger between the Danish offices of KPMG and EY was completed before all raised concerns were handled, and Karsten Hagel- Sørensen assisted the tax authorities, which sought compensation from the provider of a failed debt collection IT system.

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Energy

Within: Energy

The team at Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith has 'key knowledge of some of the largest offshore engineering  procurement and construction (EPC) contracts in the Danish Continental Shelf' and provides 'hands-on knowledge and insight in dispute proceedings'. Offshore specialist and team co-head Klint Klingberg-Jensen is 'very skilled and experienced' in handling contracts and disputes, and fellow co-head Sune Fugleholm is highly experienced in public and administrative law; Fugleholm recently advised the Danish Energy Agency on its approval of the transfer of Maersk’s oil and gas activities in the North Sea to Total following Total's acquisition of AP Moller from Maersk. Another key practitioner is public law specialist Jesper Nørøxe, who is 'always well prepared and has in-depth knowledge of the issues at hand'.

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