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PHILIP HEYMANS ALLÉ 7, 2900 HELLERUP, COPENHAGEN, DENMARK
Tel:
Work +45 33 34 40 00
Email:
Web:
www.horten.dk
Horten, Erik Wendelboe Christiansen, Copenhagen, DENMARK

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Erik Wendelboe Christiansen

Tel:
Work +45 3334 4142
Email:
Web:
en.horten.dk/People/Erik-Wendelboe-Christiansen
Horten

Work Department

Employment law.

Position

Erik Wendelboe Christiansen advises national and international enterprises, public authorities and organisations in public law, employment law, contract and tort law. He is an experienced litigator, having conducted many key cases within his areas of expertise for both businesses and public clients. Erik advises on all aspects of employment law with special focus on management and public sector employment. Erik has many years’ experience as advisor to public and semi-public enterprises and institutions concerning the special regulations governing public enterprises, administrative law and municipal law. Erik has authored a number of books and articles on employment law and public law issues and is an experienced lecturer.

Career

Managing Partner, Horten, 2013-2018; Right of audience before the Supreme Court, 2006; Partner, Horten, 2001; Right of audience before the High Court, 2001

Languages

Scandinavian languages, English and German.

Member

Member of the Danish Association for Employment Law; Member of Employment Lawyers; Member of the board, Horten Advokatpartnerskab

Education

Master of Laws, the University of Copenhagen, 1995.


Denmark

Employment

Within: Employment

Jonas Enkegaard heads up the group at Horten and focuses on the employment aspects of acquisitions; the practice also handles collective agreements, executive liability matters and transactional work. Recent highlights include Enkegaard assisting NGF Nature Energy with its takeover by a consortium of investors, public sector expert Erik Wendelboe Christiansen advising the City of Copenhagen on TUPE regulations relating to outsourcings and public tenders, and Marianne Lage handling Areco Profiles' settlements with its former owner and his wife following a takeover and subsequent termination of their employment. Other clients include Discovery Networks and North Media Group. Managing partner Finn Schwarz is recognised for his work on executive service agreements and severance agreements.

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