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NJORD Law Firm

Work +45 33 12 45 22
Fax +45 33 93 60 23
Aarhus, Copenhagen, Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius

Malene Fagerberg

Work +45 77 40 11 50
NJORD Law Firm

Work Department

Data protection, Intellectual Property, Life Sciences and Healthcare, Dispute Resolution, IT and Telecom


Malene Fagerberg is specialized in providing services in all aspects of intellectual property, marketing law, legislation on public health and medical devices, data protection, contracts, and IT law. She has won several cases before the Danish courts for well-known international brands concerning trademarks, copyrights, design rights, and marketing.

Malene Fagerberg has in-house counsel experience from a biotech company and offers legal advice to the Life Science industry. Her work includes contracts, compliance, litigation, market access, and revocation.

In 2016, Malene Fagerberg became a certified IT Contract Manager. In 2017, she became a board member of ITU Business Development A/S, which is a subsidiary of the IT University of Copenhagen.


NJORD Law Firm, partner (2016-); NJORD Law Firm, senior attorney (2015-2016); Aarhus University, external examiner (2014-2018); MAQS Law Firm, senior attorney (2004-2014); Lecturer in Intellectual Property University of Copenhagen (2007-2010); Commercial Counsel, Alpharma ApS/Xellia Pharmaceuticals ApS (2007-2008)


Danish, the Scandinavian languages, and English


Member of NJORD Life Science Group; Member of INTA; Member of Pharmaceutical Trademarks Group, PTMG


Admitted to the Danish Bar (2008); University of Copenhagen, Master of Law (2005); Melbourne University (2003)


Information technology

Within: Information technology

NJORD Law Firm has notable expertise in contractual issues, outsourcings and data protection matters. Key names from the team include Malene Fagerberg, who is an expert in IT contracts and data protection; and Frank Jørgensen, who is experienced in data protection and domain name disputes.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Prosecutions, litigation, and contracts are the key pillars of NJORD Law Firm's practice, and team co-head Jeppe Brogaard Clausen predominantly handles contentious matters in the soft IP space. Life sciences specialist Thomas Ryhl also leads the team and assisted Philips HealthTech with issues surrounding the public tender of medical equipment for hospitals in Denmark. Malene Fagerberg also focuses on life sciences issues and advised The North Face, L’Oréal, Estee Lauder and Ralph Lauren on actions taken against counterfeit goods. Trade mark and copyright expert Frank Jørgensen acted for Smallstuff in a High Court appeal brought by Sebra Interiør, which alleged infringement of its toy bed for dolls.

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Within: Telecoms

NJORD Law Firm's practice assists clients with contracts, outsourcings and licensing issues. Notable names from the team include managing partner Lars Lokdam, who is an expert in transactional work; Thomas Ryhl, who focuses on regulatory issues; and Malene Fagerberg, who is skilled in data protection matters.

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