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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, Klavs Gravesen, Copenhagen, DENMARK

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Klavs Gravesen

Tel:
Work +45 3334 4239
Email:
Horten

Work Department

Energy and Supply Law, Public Law. Regulatory.

Position

Partner Klavs Gravesen is specialised in energy law, supply law and municipal company law and has many years’ experience advising on issues relating to the interaction between the energy sector and the municipal sector. Klavs Gravesen advises municipalities and municipal communities and has since 2000 dealt especially with issues relating to privatisation of municipal companies and transactions in the supply area. Klavs Gravesen has previously been employed with the Ministry of Justice, the Law Department, including as Secretary to the Minister, and with the Legal Secretariat of the Danish Parliament. Klavs Gravesen therefore has in-depth knowledge of the legislative process. Klavs Gravesen has been a partner in Horten’s public law team since 1998. He has been a teacher for many years at the University of Copenhagen in contract law, the law of obligations and consumer law.

Career

Right of audience before the High Court, 1991; Admitted to the Danish bar, 1989.

Languages

Scandinavian languages and English.

Member

Chairman of the board of Horten; Member of the board of Høeg-Guldbergske Familiefond; Member of the board of the Association of Danish Law Firms; Chairman of the committee on industry code of conduct of the Association of Danish Law Firms; Member of the expert committee on energy and supply law of the Association of Danish Law Firms; Member of the Danish Bar and Law Society's panel of experts concerning administrative law, planning law, environmental law and energy law; Member of the Danish Energy Association.

Education

King's College London, 1988-1989; Master of Laws, the University of Copenhagen, 1985.


Denmark

Energy

Within: Leading individuals

Klavs Gravesen - Horten

Within: Energy

Horten fields a ten-partner team that regularly acts for Danish and international suppliers, municipalities and private companies in all energy-related matters. Key instructions included the team assisting Centrica with the acquisition of Neas Energy and advising HOFOR on the development of onshore wind farm projects. The team is headed by Søren Hornbæk Svendsen and includes the renowned Klavs Gravesen.

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