Rising Stars

Firms To Watch: Real estate and construction

Led by Martin Weber and Knud-Erik Kofoed, the team at NT Advokater assists numerous Scandinavian investors and domestic pension funds with real estate transactions and asset management issues. The team is also active in the public housing and hotel sectors.
Established in January 2023 by former practitioners of KLAR Advokater, Punct Advokater‘s team includes Lotte Noer and Peter Christian KierkegaardSøren Plomgaard is the key contact for real estate mandates.

Real estate and construction in Denmark

Accura Advokatpartnerselskab

Led by Jakob Schou Midtgaard, Accura Advokatpartnerselskab‘s ‘super strong‘ real estate team continues to advise domestic and international real estate investors, particularly in the hotel industry, on value preservations, rental disputes, registrations in the land register, and public valuation complaints. Midtgaard advises developers and asset managers on acquisitions of hotels and exits of housing portfolios, while ‘exceptionally dedicated lawyerAnders Friis assists a broad range of investors and developers, including pension funds, with forward sales. Lise Grothen and Christian Kjærgaard were promoted to partner in January 2022, leveraging their expertise in advising pension funds on developments. Jon Dyhre Hansen has broad expertise in establishing real estate funds, and the leasing of real estate.

Practice head(s):

Jakob Schou Midtgaard

Other key lawyers:

Anders Friis; Luise Christensen; Rikke Maria Falck Jensen; Pernille Guld; Lars Bruun; Lise Grothen; Christian Kjærgaard; Jon Dyhre Hansen


‘The team at Accura have provided solid legal advice combined with commercial acumen and a pro-active approach.’

‘Their insight in the Danish RE market is so broad and deep. They have unique knowledge and are very good at sparring both commercially and legally.’

‘Jakob Midtgaard is not afraid to give his opinion and advice on both legal and other angles.’

‘Lars Bruun is absolutely great and a real pleasure to work with. Very experienced, dedicated, with in depth knowledge of the sector. A pragmatic negotiator who works very hard to achieve the best results.’

‘Extremely dedicated team and always well-resourced. Individuals take ownership and care about work.’

‘Accura is the perfect all round firm with professional, very competent people who know the market and understand international business.’

‘Super strong team with capabilities across all sectors. Very experienced and dedicated, great availability. They are fun and a pleasure to work with.’

‘Anders Friis is an exceptionally dedicated lawyer, extremely commercial and committed to solve problems. A pleasure working with him and also to spend time with socially. The best you can get in Denmark.’

Key clients

PFA Ejendomme

ATP Pension

AP Pension

Lærernes Pension

Danica Pension


Industriens Pension

Ejendomsselskabet Norden

CW Obel Ejendomme


AKF Holding

CPH Invest

AG Gruppen (formerly known as Arkitektgrupppen)

Bach Gruppen



FB Gruppen

NCC Development

Kaj Ove Madsen, København


Birch Ejendomme

Refshaleøens Ejendomsselskab A/S

Tetris A/S








Orange Capital Partners


Akelius Fastigheter

Alma Properties


Franklin Templeton



Deutsche Finance

Catella Real Estate


Aviva Investors


M7 Real Estate


CBRE Global Investment Partners

Oaktree Capital Management

MG Real Estate




Pears Global Investors

Keystone Investment Management

SF Management ApS

Capital Investment



First Hotels

B&B Hotels


Steigenberger/Deutsche Hospitality

Arp-Hansen Hotel Group A/S

Brøchner Hotels


Palm Capital







Home Earth



Angelo Gordon



Arrow Capital


Habro Finans

Work highlights

  • Advised Akelius on the divestment of a portfolio in Denmark, Sweden and Germany with a market value of SEK92.5bn.
  • Advised NREP on the divestment of a residential portfolio of 1200 units to OCP.
  • Advised ATP Ejendomme in its divestment of the 89,000sqm head office for the Danish energy giant Ørsted. The property was sold to a joint venture of Korean Investors, Pensam (a Danish pension fund) and Artha (a Danish investment platform).

Aumento Law Firm

Henrik Hjortsholm, Thomas O. Q. Krüger and Nikolaj Kjær jointly head up Aumento Law Firm’s practice, which is praised for its ‘excellent understanding‘. The team assists domestic and international investment and asset management companies. Hjortsholm focuses on the conversion of commercial properties to residential properties and international contracts, Krüger is particularly adept at drafting and negotiating commercial leases and purchase agreements, and litigation specialist Kjær advises on real estate financing disputes.

Practice head(s):

Henrik Hjortsholm; Thomas O.Q. Krüger; Nikolaj Kjær


‘Very fast and swift response when a case or problem is raised.’

‘Very straightforward consultancy with a quick response rate and an excellent understanding of business situations.’

Key clients

MM Properties ApS

HVL Baneteknik ApS

Clausensminde ApS / SF Management Holding Aps

Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.

Simpson Holding ApS

AB Norgesborg

A/S Wessel & Vett, Magasin Du Nord

Information A/S


Dorte Stadil

WRP-Invest ApS, WRP Holding ApS and W. Rolf Pedersen A/S

Snezana Janjic og Mikkel Kring

Work highlights

  • Advised MM Properties on acquisition of commercial property in Greater Copenhagen Area.
  • Assisted HVL Baneteknik ApS with the financing and development of property in Copenhagen, including the subsequent founding and sale thereof.


Bech-Bruun houses a team which has broad expertise and serves a diverse client base of international funds and investors. Tina Braad and Jens Hjortskov jointly lead the team from Aarhus and Copenhagen respectively. Hjortskov often represents general housing organisations and entrepreneurs in disputes, while Braad regularly advises public authorities and utilities on tender procedures and public procurement issues, areas in which associate Nikolaj Kromann Hellesen is also a specialist. Construction and procurement specialist Claus Berg is ‘extremely well prepared‘ when handling disputes and arbitration proceedings before the Building and Construction Arbitration Board (BCAB) concerning designer and consultant liability.

Practice head(s):

Tina Braad; Jens Hjortskov

Other key lawyers:

Claus Berg; Per Bjerg Christensen; Nikolaj Kromann Hellesen


‘A true full service team in all real estate aspects with great market awareness.’

‘Claus Berg has a very professional approach to the task, are always extremely well prepared and has a good understanding of the technical issues.’

Key clients

Strawberry Fields AS/Strawberry Brothers AS/NordicChoice Hotels

PFA Pension

Blackstone Real Estate Group L.P.

Nordic Real Estate Partners (NREP)


Allianz Real Estate GmbH

Round Hill Capital

Mirastar Real Estate Investment Management Europe

Cibus Nordic Real Estate

AEW Europe

Lægernes Pension


Savills Investment Management

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. Inc.


Catella Residential Investment Management

Aberdeen Standard Investments

Municipality of Aarhus

CPH City and Port Development

NCC Danmark

Rambøll Danmark A/S

Danica Ejendomsselskab

Danish Crown A/S

Copenhagen Municipality

Aarhus Municipality

Southern Denmark Region

Northern Denmark Region

Central Denmark Region


Rizzani de Eccher

Odense Letbane P/S

Hovedstadens Letbane I/S

Universal Robots A/S

Herlev Municipality

AP Ejendomme A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised AP Pension on the acquisition of BoStad from Castelake in a large residential portfolio transaction with a total asset value of DKK3.3bn.
  • Advised Blackstone on the €21bn recapitalisation of Mileway.

Bruun & Hjejle

The ‘immensely skilledSøren Kopp leads on the real estate side of Bruun & Hjejle‘s practice, while Christian Johansen heads up the construction side. Kopp advises a number of private equity funds and asset management bsuinesses on real estate transactions and developments, and Johansen ‘stands out‘ for assisting domestic and international parties in construction projects and disputes. Søren Damgaard and Christian Schow Madsen handle acquisitions and development projects for pension funds, and ‘outstanding‘ construction specialist Liv Helth Lauersen often represents consultants and contractors in disputes and arbitration proceedings. Rasmus Skov and Andreas Bøgh were promoted to partner in January 2022, and have experience in M&A real estate transactions and residential lease law.

Practice head(s):

Søren Kopp; Christian Johansen

Other key lawyers:

Søren Damgaard; Christian Schow Madsen; Henriette Bjerg; Liv Helth Lauersen; Rasmus Skov; Andreas Bøgh


‘Søren Damgaard is, if not the best, then among the best in real estate in Denmark. Also he has a really good eye for what can be achieved, and is not afraid to share thoughts on our deal strategy. He’s just a super gifted attorney.’

‘They have a very deep knowledge of the real estate market and are very experienced and thorough. They are just a top tier team. From partners to juniors they are gifted jurists.’

‘Christian Johansen stands out as an obvious top-shelf legal adviser within his field. He is is very knowledgeable and accessible. He really stands out.’

‘Skilled, careful, and rather swift. Highly competent and professional team who are polite, pleasant, and straight forward. Great knowledge of the construction industry with an openness towards sharing knowledge and exploring new fields together.’

‘Søren Damgaard, Andreas Bøgh and Henriette Bjerg all stand out as being very pro-active and are to a high extent able to drive an acquisition process.’

‘Søren Damgaard and Rasmus Skov have a very deep knowledge of the real estate market in Denmark, they are very experienced and thorough.’

‘Henriette Bjerg stands out as one of the most qualified and experienced advisers when it comes to transactions and property development.’

‘Liv Helth Laursen is a very competent lawyer, she is enormously skilled in her field. She is outstanding. Liv is excellent, hardworking, and has excellent legal knowledge.’

Key clients

Goldman Sachs



By & Havn

Aviva Investors Global Services Limited

Schroders Real Estate Kapitalverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH

Industriens Pension




AXA Investment Management

Gefion Group

Aberdeen Standard Investments

Danica Pension

Webuild Copenhagen Metro Team (CMT)

Carlsberg Byen P/S


Obel-LFI Ejendomme

Nykredit Realkredit A/S


Danske Shoppingcentre

Savills Investment Management

Nærheden P/S

Molslinjen A/S






Selmer Gruppen A/S

Akademikernes Pension

AP Pension

Vinci Construction Grands Projects

Hochtief AG

Udviklingsselskabet CØ P/S

Bam/Weiss & Freitag

Prysmian SpA

The Danish Building Defects Fund (Byggeskadefonden)

Bravida Danmark A/S


Rambøll Danmark A/S

Rizzani de Eccher SpA

M.J. Eriksson A/S

AKF Holding A/S

CMB Carpi

AB Landsverk

Itinera SpA

Renco SpA


Work highlights

  • Advised Goldman Sachs on the acquisition of seven projects, acquired via a forward-purchase model.
  • Advised three of the four consortia having contracted with Femern A/S to carry out the largest construction project in the history of Denmark: The Fehmarnbelt link between Denmark and Germany.
  • Advised Axa Investment Managers on its acquisition of a pan-Nordic logistics portfolio (consisting of assets in Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark).


Based in Aarhus, Clemens houses a team which dispenses ‘outstanding‘ advice on the purchase of tenanted properties, investment projects and rent-related matters. Simon Langvardt Müller and Harry Ruby Andreasen jointly lead the practice; Müller primarily advises domestic and international retailers and public institutions on commercial leases and real estate disputes, while Andreasen assists law firms and property owners with the purchase and sale of commercial properties. Søren Hammer Westmark  has substantial contentious expertise, and often handles arbitration proceedings and construction related disputes.

Practice head(s):

Simon Langvardt Müller; Harry Ruby Andreasen

Other key lawyers:

Peter Hyldahl Ebbesen; Lene Lausen; Kim Nielsen; Lars Wolthers; Søren Hammer Westmark; Lars Mumm


‘One of the best legal advisers on commercial real estate in Denmark concerning transactions and legal advice on contracts with tenants.’

‘The team does outstanding work and hands down the best experience I have had working with external counsel. The team is fast, approachable, very commercial and are not afraid to draw conclusions.’

‘Harry Andreasen is especially good. He is very likeable and able to solve matters like no other lawyer I have worked with.’

‘Simon Langvard Müller is always true to the cases with a twist that makes it a good experience for the customer. ’

‘Simon Langvard Müller is experienced in real estate and rental issues.’

‘Peter Hyldahl Ebbesen has an in-depth knowledge on commercial real estate.’

Key clients

Salling Group A/S

Coop Danmark A/S

Bestseller A/S

Blue Capital A/S

Bricks A/S

Rescale ApS

JPS Ejendomme A/S

Synoptik A/S

Telia Denmark, Filial af Telia Nättjänster Norden AB, Sverige

Ejendomsselskabet Olav de Linde A/S

The Cosmo Group

Ball Group Denmark ApS

Selleberg Ejendomsselskab ApS

Intergroup ApS

Reit ApS

Officelab A/S

Spring Estate A/S


Løvbjerg Supermarked A/S

Normal A/S

Raal Andersen Ejendomme ApS

Jels Huse ApS

Vestjysk Bank A/S

Domis A/S

Fitness World A/S

Work highlights

  • Advising Coop Danmark A/S on its supermarkets (Kvickly, Fakta, Irma, SuperBrugsen, LokalBrugsen and Dagli’Brugsen).
  • Advising Blue Capital A/S on its tenanted properties, including the purchase of a tenanted property, Ballerup.

DAHL Law Firm

DAHL Law Firm advises on residential and commercial properties, developments, and the sale and letting of finished projects. Poul Jensen leads the team and primarily handles issues concerning real estate rentals and transfers, acting for investors, private individuals and social housing organisations. The ‘dedicatedTorsten Viborg Pedersen has extensive experience in advising on real estate M&A, procurement issues, and financing work.

Practice head(s):

Poul Jensen

Other key lawyers:

Torsten Viborg Pedersen


‘Versatility, professionalism, speed, and dedication to client.’

‘Torsten Viborg Pedersen – dedicated, versatile and exceeds the competition.’

Key clients

AP Pension

AP Ejendomme

Carlsberg Byen

Clever A/S

Din Forsyning A/S

Esbjerg Gods A/S

Ovibos ApS

WWW Ejendomme ApS

Fonden West Coast Center Jutland

Work highlights

  • Advised AP Pension and AP Ejendomme on a billion-dollar investment in the urban development of Flodbyen Randers in the Danish Municipality of Randers.
  • Advised Carlsberg Byen on the building of “Byen” and continuous legal advice regarding construction law, planning law, environmental law and financing conditions.
  • Advised Esbjerg Gods on the purchase of an undeveloped plot of land, conclusion of a construction agreement and subsequent lease agreement on that piece of land.

DLA Piper Denmark

DLA Piper Denmark’s team is ‘always two steps ahead‘, using its ‘high level of knowledge‘ to advise a varied client roster of investment management companies, ports and contractors. Line Marie Pedersen and Kristian Skovgård Larsen co-head the practice; Larsen has comprehensive expertise in handling contentious construction mandates, often acting in arbitration proceedings. The ‘tremendousEmilie Møller heads up the real estate transactional practice, and is a ‘very skilled adviser and possesses great skill‘ when assisting domestic and international clients, and institutional investors with real estate transactions.

Practice head(s):

Line Marie Pedersen; Kristian Skovgaard Larsen

Other key lawyers:

Peter Schäfer; Thomas Høj Pedersen; Emilie Møller; Per Soon Larsen; Jakob Nielsen; Thomas Albrechtsen


‘Strong cooperation within the team. Very efficient transaction services.’

‘Emilie Møller – she is tremendous in all aspects. She has immense drive and can offer sharp and to the point commercial and legal advice. Emilie is a very skilled adviser and possesses great skill.’

‘The team is always two steps ahead when it comes to transactions and negotiations.’

‘Thomas Høj Pedersen is direct, polite, correct and extremely proactive in all parts of the service that he provides. Always positive and with a good sense of humour. He is firm and humble.’

‘Per Soon Larsen stands out when it comes to efficiency, and he is a very valued adviser to us.’

‘Thomas Albrechtsen is a very experienced real estate partner who knows the business and the market. In his arms you feel safe and well guided when working with complex transactions.’

‘The team at DLA Piper is very skilled. they have a high level of knowledge -and they know how to use it. Within DLA Piper there is an expert for all potential questions and areas.’

Key clients


AXA Investment Managers


Oxford Properties

Formuepleje Ejendomme

LOPA Holding AS

Thylander Gruppen


Proark Group

Northern Horizon Capital

FB Gruppen

3C Properties

Helaba Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen Girozentrale

CG Jensen



Mangiavacchi Pedercini SpA

Adserballe & Knudsen

Jensen Gruppen


SØM Ejendomme

Raundahl & Moesby

Lidl Danmark

Kemp & Lauritzen

Kuben Management


Self Storage Group ASA

Hapimag AG

Windspace /

Port of Kalundborg

Elysium Nordic Aps

Byggeselskabet Mogens de Linde

Milton Huse

DUAS Bolig A/S

Sinding & Co

Stender Enterprise A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised Heimstaden on the acquisition of the Akelius company portfolio in Denmark and Sweden, consisting of 1093 residential units and 6,000sqm. commercial area in Denmark.
  • Advised Formuepleje Ejendomme on the sale of 11 properties comprising 636 residential units to two funds managed by Catella.
  • Advised AXA Investment Managers Alts on behalf of its clients on the acquisition of a newly built property consisting of 192 residential units from AP Ejendomme.


GALST‘s ‘skilled and competent‘ team is known for its expertise in estate agent regulation and commercial leasing issues, and often advises on housing cooperatives and owners associations. Practice head Kristian Dreyer is ‘good and knowledgeable‘ and represents pension funds, property administration companies and estate agents in real estate disputes and arbitration proceedings. The ‘extremely competent and carefulChristian Steen Laursen has broad expertise in real estate M&A transactions and business lease contracts.

Practice head(s):

Kristian Dreyer

Other key lawyers:

Christian Steen Laursen


‘ Kristian Dreyer is a good and knowledgeable colleague.’

‘Skilled and competent team who are involved in solving a case according to the skills they can contribute.’

‘Christian Steen Laursen is extremely competent and careful.’

Key clients



Sjeldani A/S

CEJ Ejendomsadministration A/S


Danish Association of Chartered Estate Agents

Danish Property Federation

De Unges Almene Boligselskab

C.E. Jensens Fond



The Danish Association of private co-operative housing (ABF)

Rema Etablering A/S



Gorrissen Federspiel

Gorrissen Federspiel‘s ‘committed and proactive‘ team assists a diverse client base of European real estate investors and managers, focusing on transactions within the retail, office, and residential areas. On the construction and development side, the practice advises on consultancy delivery agreements and joint ventures. Jesper Avnborg Lentz and Peter Sjøgreen jointly lead the practice; Lentz focuses on assisting clients with commercial leases, real estate tax and real estate arbitration, while Sjøgreen handles commercial real estate insolvencies. Hans-Peter Jørgensen advises clients on the full gamut of construction and conveyancing issues, and Alexander Troeltzsch Larsen has ‘top-notch‘ skills in handling real estate M&A matters, in addition to the sale and purchase of development projects. Steen Hellmann joined the team from Viltoft in early 2023.

Practice head(s):

Jesper Avnborg Lentz; Peter Sjøgreen

Other key lawyers:

Hans-Peter Jørgensen; Alexander Troeltzsch Larsen; Steen Hellmann


‘Top level advice with strong legal qualities, combined with a thorough commercial understanding.’

‘Alexander T. Larsen excels with very strong understanding. It goes without saying that Alexanders legal skills are top notch.’

‘The team works extremely professionally and they have very thorough knowledge. The team has in-depth knowledge of property law with deep expertise.’

‘High quality and always keep track of everything! The team are committed and proactive. They are very knowledgeable, and can follow-through from beginning to the end of a process. There are just great people there.’

Key clients

Freja Ejendomme

Viga RE

MT Højgaard Projektudvikling

M. Goldschmidt Ejendomme




Logistic Contractor



Balder Danmark

Udviklingsselskabet Carlsberg Byen P/S

PFA Ejendomme

Raundahl & Moesby


Work highlights

  • Advising Bellakvarter Projektselskab A/S on the development of a brand new city quarter around the Bella Centre in Copenhagen, ‘Bellakvarter’.
  • Advising M. Goldschmidt Ejendomme on the development of ‘Frederiksbro’, a new city area in Hillerød.
  • Advised Heimstaden, a leading European residential real estate investor and manager, on its DKK2.5bn purchase of 1,473 residential units from a consortium led by Selmer A/S.

Holst, Advokater

Holst, Advokater‘s team utilises its ‘high level of knowledge‘ and ‘deep understanding’ to assist operators and distressed contractors in the public and private sectors with insolvency related matters, construction contracts and lease agreements. The ‘highly skilledHolger Schöer co-heads the practice alongside Carsten Led-Jensen, who has key expertise in handling disputes concerning large construction projects for building owners, contractors, and advisers. Schöer has longstanding experience in advising on international projects.

Practice head(s):

Holger Schöer; Carsten Led-Jensen


‘Their high level of knowledge is unique. Based on their deep understanding of the industry, they provide clear, useful and down-to-earth advice.’

‘Every person on the team understands our challenges, and Holger Schöer’s experience in the field makes a difference.’

‘Holger Schöer is a highly skilled solicitor, and a leader in Denmark in terms of knowledge. He is excellent in analysing the problems at hand and finding the best way forward.’

‘The team at Holst are always professional, they are of the best in the market with their high level of expertise and work morale.’

Key clients

JV ZMM Nordhavnen

NRE Denmark A/S

Arena Randers

Kemp & Laurtizen A/S

El:con A/S

Kirk Property A/S

Hundsbæk & Henriksen A/S


Enemærke & Petersen A/S

Formuepleje A/S

De Forenede Ejendomsselskaber A/S

Region Syd

AFRY/ÅF Buildings Denmark P/S

Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects LLP

Wicotec Kirkebjerg A/S

Hoffmann A/S

MT Højgaard Danmark A/S

Arbejdernes Andels Boligforening

Østjysk Bolig

Tryg Forsikring A/S

Euler Hermes


Züblin A/S

Transtema Group AB (Sweden)

GA Ejendom A/S

Lolland Kommune

Søstrøm A/S

Vea ApS

Havneøen 1 P/S

Tækker Group

Boligforeningen Århus Omegn

Landbrug Fødevarer F.m.b.a.

Work highlights

  • Advising Landbrug & Fødevarer FmbA/Arla on the construction of a new office building in Aarhus. The firm advised on contract negotiations with the turnkey contractor and assisted during construction and handing over.
  • Represented Enemærke og Petersen A/S before the Danish Supreme Court in a case about direct liability for errors in the marketing of construction materials.
  • Advised Danish food discounter Rema 1000 when transferring a great property portfolio to British Savills Investment Management. The firm advised on a strategic divestment of a great property portfolio consisting of 14 properties containing shops and housing units distributed all over Denmark.


Horten houses a ‘very knowledgeable‘ team of practitioners, who dispense ‘sensible and perceptive‘ advice on the structuring of commercial property transactions, the negotiation of public-private partnerships, and procurement contracts. Practice co-head Michael Neumann advises domestic and international corporates and public authorities and companies on business leases, property financing work and the VAT implications of real estate transactions. Standout co-head Niels Jørgen Oggesen often appears before the BCAB and the Danish Institute of Arbitration in disputes, and advises on the negotiation of international FIDIC contracts. Rune Halkjær Ebbesen was promoted to partner in early 2022, and handles rent-related disputes.

Practice head(s):

Michael Neumann; Niels Jørgen Oggesen

Other key lawyers:

Thomas Krucov Jensen; Lars Gregersen


‘Horten has a very knowledgeable group of lawyers who are dedicated to their clients. They have been at an incredibly high level, both in terms of quality of legal advice, but also providing sensible and perceptive advice.’

‘Niels Jørgen Oggesen stands out. He is very knowledgeable and gives very sensible advice. He is pragmatic and very easy to work with.’

‘Thomas Krukov Jensen has a very structured approach and his drafting is clear and unambiguous. He is also a nice guy.’

Key clients

AART Architects A/S

AP Pension

AG Gruppen and Nordic Real Estate Partners joint venture

Assens Kommune


Circle K

Copenhagen Business School

DSB Ejendomme

Egedal Kommune

Finansiel Stabilitet A/S

Fors Affald Holbæk

Freja Ejendomme A/S

Furesø Kommune

Helsingør Kommune

HS Hansen A/S

Kalundborg Forsyning

Kemp & Lauritzen A/S

Københavns Kommune

Lyngby-Taarbæk Kommune

M. J. Eriksson A/S

MT Højgaard A/S

Munck Gruppen A/S

Odense Kommune

PensionDanmark Pensionsforsikringsaktieselskab

PFA Ejendomme

TDC Pensionskasse

Aarhus Kommune




Worldwide Flight Services


Standard Life

Østerbro Tømmerhandel

Capital Investment A/S

Frederiksberg Kommune


Københavns Universitet



Linka Energy A/S

Link Arkitektur A/S

Permagreen A/S

Work highlights

  • Advising Arhus Property Denmark P/S on the development of a new city area comprising a development of residential and office space.
  • Advised TDC Pensionskasse on the sale of 225 youth residences to the German company Catella which has been authorised to purchase by a South German pension company.
  • Advised Catena AB on the sale and leaseback of two turnkey logistics properties in Horsens Denmark.

Innova Advokatfirma

Innova Advokatfirma houses a ‘perfect‘ team, which provides ‘thorough and relevant‘ advice on property transfers. Group co-head Elisabet Villadsen Jensen primarily advises on M&A real estate matters, in addition to project development, leasing, and financing issues. Rated by clients as ‘one of Denmark’s leading lawyers‘, fellow co-head Christian Lomborg Jessen is a construction consultation specialist who frequently represents domestic contractors and operators in disputes.

Practice head(s):

Elisabet Villadsen Jensen; Christian Lomborg Jessen


‘Christian Lomborg Jessen and his team stand for honesty, diligence and commitment. Christian is one of Denmark’s leading lawyers.’

‘It’s the perfect team, we could never imagine using anyone else. You always get the feeling that you are the most important customer, and the service is top notch. They give thorough and relevant advice.’

‘Christian Lomborg Jessen is the best lawyer for construction law in Denmark.’

Key clients

TAG DK København

Bellevue Ejendomsinvest


Bach Invest

Nobia Denmark

Aura Installation

John Drejer

Ejendomsselskabet Olav de Linde

Byggefirmaet Knudsgaard


P. Olesen

Bytømreren Group

CJ Group

Knudsgaard Invest


Jørgen Lund Frederiksen

Akademiingeniør Svend Poulsen

Klitte og Jensen


Laursens Realskole

B & D Holding af 1998

Murerfirmaet Kiil & Nielsen

Markusminde Ejendomme

Clausen & Klausen Holding

Ejendomsholdingselskabet 2020

POP2 ApS (Clearhaus Technik A/S)

Powercon Holding

AA Holding af 1.1.1989

CL Invest Mårslet I/S/Carsten Gustafsen ApS

DK Roof

Hjernø Gustafsen

Stroyer Development

Gundersen Ejendomme

Aarhus Street Food

MD Anlæg Sjælland

LRK Bolig

Frejada Holding ApS

Ejendomsselskabet Dalgas A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised MD Anlaeg Sjaelland on Frederiksberg municipality’s cancellation of the main contract for the construction of the Frederiksberg Swim Center.
  • Advised Washbox on the conclusion of a framework agreement with Circle K on the production and delivery of car washes to Circle K’s Norwegian gas stations.
  • Advised Byhaven Silkeborg ApS (Bach Invest and LLG A/S) on the housing project ‘Byhaven’ which has 98 apartments. The firm advised on ownership and investment agreements, purchase of land, negotiation and conclusion of a contract with the contractor.

KLAR Advokater

KLAR Advokater‘s ‘well rounded‘ and ‘innovative‘ team primarily handles commercial real estate transactions, leasing issues, and development projects for hotel, development and real estate investment companies. The practice also has notable experience in advising public companies on project developments, contract negotiations and disputes, and Erik Mølenberg is proficient in assisting international corporations in the shopping centre industry on commercial lease agreements. Leif Djurhuus is also a key name in the practice. Former practice head Søren Plomgaard is now at Punct Advokater.

Other key lawyers:

Erik Mølenberg; Leif Djurhuus


‘KLAR Law Firm has a well rounded team who provide high-level support on projects from cradle to grave. Especially within development projects, the team performs to a very high standard.’

‘KLAR Advokater is innovative. You get full attention from a competent partner in any case.’

Key clients

Carlsberg A/S

CPH City & Port Development

DLG a.m.b.a.

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW Fisketorvet A/S)

Freja Ejendomme A/S

Adapteo A/S


Andel Holding A/S

Holberg Fenger Invest A/S

Danica Ejendomsselskab ApS

Hotels Holding ApS (subsidiary to Hansen & Langeland ApS)

Citycon Oyj

Algeco Denmark A/S (part of Modulaire Group)

Absalon & Co. P/S

Work highlights

  • Advising Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield on the drafting of contracts and other documents related to the tender of a large construction project at Fisketorvet Copenhagen Mall, which involves a complete rebuild and extension of a section of the mall that overviews the Copenhagen harbour and inner city.
  • Advising on contract negotiations with the development company KPC, concerning two large commercial building plots situated at Nordhavn, in all 8,150 sqm. KPC will establish a sustainable multi-user office property on the building plot.
  • Advising Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield on its development and extension plans related to extending Fisketorvet Copenhagen Mall towards an upcoming Havneholmen Metro Station, which will open in Q1 2024.

Kromann Reumert

Kromann Reumert‘s ‘very competent and reliable‘ team most notable assists a diverse client roster on the purchase and sale of commercial property, commercial leases, and procurement matters. Flemming Horn Andersen has notable experience in advising domestic and international investors and fund managers on the sale and financing of Danish properties. Based in Aarhus, the ‘extremely competent and reliableJacob Møller and the ‘extremely competentMax Jacob Stubkjær Jensen advise educational institutions and municipalities on the restructuring of real estate companies, and the transfer of residential and logistics properties. Søren Andreasen is a real estate and project finance expert, while the ‘exceptionalSteffen Bang-Olsen handles corporate real estate and lease related matters.

Practice head(s):

Flemming Horn Andersen; Jacob Møller; Søren Andreasen; Steffen Bang-Olsen; Max Jacob Stubkjær Jensen

Other key lawyers:

Henrik Bang Thorning


‘The team is very competent and reliable; as a client you are always confident that they will be on top of the matter – that they will not only assist you, but be your partner.’

‘Jacob Møller is extremely competent and reliable. He is the kind of lawyer you are proud to have representing you, not only because of his professional skills, but also his personality.’

‘Very experienced partners. Jacob Møller, Henrik Thorning and Flemming Horn Andersen deliver outstanding quality and make the process seamless.’

‘Steffen Bang-Olsen is a key member of the team, he’s able to improvise, and he is service minded and solution orientated! He is exceptional and stands out.’

‘Approachable and knowledgeable team who are friendly, helpful, and go out of their way to help. Great knowledge and critical stance throughout the transaction process.’

‘Max Jacob Stubkjær Jensen is very proactive and understands what needs to be done for real estate projects to be successful. Max stands out, he is extremely capable and very pleasant to work with.’

Key clients

Aberdeen Standard Life

Agat Ejendomme A/S

AP Ejendomme P/S

Apple ApS

ATP Ejendomme A/S

Axer Eiendom AS

Baywa r.e. Solar Projects

Blackrock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.

BoStad A/S

Bricks A/S/Bricks Group


Castellum AB


Catella Investment Management

CBRE Global Investors Nordics AB

Coop Danmark A/S


DMJX (Danish School for Journalism)


DSB Ejendomsudvikling A/S (Danish Railway)

DWS Alternatives GmbH

ECE Real Estate Partners G.m.b.H.

Eurazeo Infrastructure Partner


Forskningsfondens Ejendomsselskab A/S

Frederiksberg Municipality

Frederikssund Municipality

Fremtidens Vollsmose (Odense Kommune, Civica and FAB)

Generali Insurance

GLL Investment GmbH

Global Family Partners

H.I.G. Capital International Advisors LLP


Industriens Pensionsforsikring A/S

Jeudan A/S

Johan Gedda

Kinnerton Capital

KLP Ejendomme A/S

Klövern AB

M7 Real Estate

Macquarie Asset Management

Nordea Bank and Nordea Realkredit

Nordic Properties A/S

NRE Denmark A/S

NRP Finans AS

Nykredit Bank and Nykredit Realkredit

Odense Kommune (Odense Municipality)

Pandox AB

Patrizia AG

PensionDanmark Ejendomme

Pleje- og Seniorbolig ApS

Rhenus Warehousing Solutions

Robert Bosch A/S

Round Hill Capital and Nido Student

SEB, Real Estate

Solstra Capital Partners

Stadt A/S

Swiss Life

The Blackstone Group International Ltd.

The Region of Mid-Jutland

Topdanmark Insurance, Real Estate

Union Investment GmbH

VIA University College

Vivero AB

W. P. Carey Inc.

Ørsted A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised Union Investment Real Estate GmbH on its first Scandinavian investment namely acquisition of the Danish flagship 25hours Hotel Copenhagen Paper Island project.
  • Advised DWS Alternatives Investment on its first Danish investment being the investment in a residential development project, Project Green Point – together with Catella Investment and Nordkranen.
  • Advised Castlelake on its divestment of the Bostad Group and the group’s portfolio of residential properties to Danish pension fund, AP Pension.


The ‘very experienced‘ and ‘trustworthy‘ team at Lundgrens takes a ‘hands-on‘ approach when assisting clients with real estate financing matters, tender processes, and sale and leaseback transactions. Practice head Ann Frølund combines her transactional experience in M&A and real estate to advise on investments into retail, logistics and residential properties. Tobias Vieth maintains his transactional focus and primarily advises foreign investors entering the Danish market for the first time. Lars Kjær has key experience in structuring real estate portfolio acquisitions, and Niels Gram-Hanssen has notable expertise in advising institutional investors, including pension funds.

Practice head(s):

Ann Frølund


‘I am very satisfied with Niels Gram-Hanssen and his team, and their ability to handle complex and sophisticated matters.’

‘Tobias Vieth and Lasse Hupfeld are both very attentive and boast a high degree of commercial understanding of the real estate industry.’

‘Hands-on approach, very experienced, and trustworthy. They are committed, driven, creative, and entrepreneurial. Both leadership from the partners to structure a complete streamlined process, and the associates engagement in any case is admirable. Very professional treatment.’

‘Lars Kjaer provides good service, dedication, and outstanding financial understanding.’

‘Lundgrens is one of the best firms I’ve interacted with in terms of engagement and commercial thinking. The partners are strong as you would expect but the associates are very well briefed and capable of running multiple work streams on their own – all lawyers are focused on achieving the best commercial outcome!’

‘Thomas Stampe sets the culture for the real estate practice and is a phenomenal leader. He is exceptionally capable but allows his associates to learn and grow into the work.’

Key clients

International Public Partnerships Ltd.

W.P. Carey Property Investors LLC

Jeudan A/S

A.P. Møller Mærsk

Hines Nordic

Aviva Investors (Pension Fund)

MT Højgaard Danmark A/S

Per Aarsleff A/S




PKA Pension


AP Ejendomme

Vision Properties

Freja Ejendomme

Spar Nord Bank A/S

Capital investment


Artha Holding A/S

Fokus Asset Management A/S

KHR Architecture

SG Nordic Group

Amber Infrastructure

Zetland Capital Partners Ltd.

AEW Invest GmbH

Stockrate Asset Management A/S

Confederation of Danish Industries (Dansk Industri)

FoodFolk Denmark ApS (McDonalds Denmark)

Walter Immobilien Group


Ejendomsinvest I/S

Maycon Group

Femern Link Contractors

Thylander Group

Lineage Logistics

DSB Ejendomme


AP Møller Foundation

Cromwell Group

QApartments Group

Work highlights

  • Advised international shareholders on the sale of leading property company SG Nordic Group for more than DKK2bn.
  • Advised W.P. Carey on over 40 retail property portfolio deals with the COOP Group, with a value of over DKK1bn.
  • Advised Wihlborgs on the acquisition of office properties for more than DKK1bn.


The ‘excellent‘ and ‘highly trained‘ team at Mazanti-Andersen is known for advising private operators, development owners and landlords on purchasing properties, bidding matters, and landlord maintenance obligations. Claus Høxbro and Lars Hammer Wentoft lead the team from Copenhagen, while Christian Bonnesen leads from Odense. Høxbro is particularly experienced in drafting and interpreting construction agreements and often handles regulatory issues that arise in projects, and Wentoft has ‘all round strength‘ across project financing work and leasing contracts. Bonnesen uses his experience in M&A to advise on cross-border transactions concerning land for project developments.

Practice head(s):

Claus Høxbro; Lars Hammer Wentoft; Christian Bonnesen


‘Collaboration across sections is great. They are also proactive, the team is put together with thorough consideration of the task at hand.’

‘Lars Hammar Wentoft has all round strength with a focus on real estate.’

‘Very high service level, excellent at finding solutions, and their commercial awareness is unique.’

‘The team is highly trained and has a very great sense of what is going on in the market.’

‘Mazanti-Andersen has always managed to tackle both small and larger cases, no matter the complexity.’

‘Lars Hammar Wentoft – his knowledge and work ethic, and his ability to see every problem from all angles to get the best result are exceptional.’

Key clients

Udviklingsselskabet CØ P/S

Rønne Havn A/S

Nordkranen A/S Ejendomsudviklingsselskab

Unionkul Udvikling ApS

Stone Danmark ApS

Sommerhaven ApS

P/S Rådhusstræde

P Value investment A/S I and II

Greve Plantemiljø A/S

Catella Investment Management A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised Triplica A/S/Padel for alle ApS on the development of paddle tennis facilities in Denmark.
  • Advising Udviklingsselskabet CØ P/S on the ongoing development of The Paper Island (Papirøen or Christiansholm Island), constituting 45,000 sqm, in relation to its future residents, and to the hotel, commercial, and common space at the island.
  • Advised Unionkul Udvikling ApS on the commercial terms of the project development agreement, and negotiated with the lawyers of the two other parties, NREP A/S and By & Havn I/S, regarding the development agreement and the construction agreement to fulfil lease and finance matters and to advise on the closing conditions of the development.

Moalem Weitemeyer

Thomas Weitemeyer leads the real estate M&A team at Moalem Weitemeyer. The ‘excellent‘ team represents a diverse client base of student housing companies, funds and private investment companies. Weitemeyer focuses on the restructuring of distressed real estate portfolios. Frantz Sigersted-Rasmussen departed to Advokatfirmaet Schjødt in 2023.

Practice head(s):

Thomas Weitemeyer


‘The excellent team has strong capabilities and good interpersonal skills during negotiations. They possess business acumen and deep knowledge.’

Key clients

Xior Student Housing NV

Cibus Nordic Real Estate

Pareto Securities

Capital Investment

Fox Group

Copi Group



Dades A/S

Herlufshave ApS

Quadient Danmark A/S

Jacob & Inger Evar Holding ApS

Fokus Asset Management

Kirk Kapital

Thylander Gruppen

Sophienberg Gruppen A/S

Stark Group A/S

JOOL Capital Partner AB

Pitzner Ejendomme A/S

I/S Tårnborg Parkhotel af 17. marts 1998

Werner Ejendomme A/S

Werner Erhvervsejendomme A/S

Astralis Group

Work highlights

  • Advised the Euronext Brussels listed student housing company Xior Student Housing NV on its acquisition of a large property portfolio in Denmark comprising 1,799 student housing and residential units from BaseCamp Group Ltd, the European Student Housing Fund I, and the European Student Housing Fund II.
  • Advised Cibus Nordic Real Estate in connection with the acquisition of a real property portfolio of 34 first-tier supermarket properties in Denmark.
  • Assisting Pareto Securities AS with the establishment of a company structure in Denmark and the acquisition of two commercial properties located in Denmark with international retailer Bauhaus as tenant in both properties.

NJORD Law Firm

The ‘down to earth‘ team at NJORD Law Firm assists a varied client roster of housing associations, municipalities, project developers, administrators and construction companies with the purchase and sale of portfolios and housing complexes, and international tenders. Christian Schwarz-Hansen leads the team and often advises clients on the optimisation of portfolios, issues within the social housing sector, and real estate transactions. Erik Larsson has ‘vast knowledge‘ and substantial experience in advising on commercial leases and development projects, and the construction of hotels and schools.

Practice head(s):

Christian Schwarz-Hansen

Other key lawyers:

Erik Larsson; Bettina Erringsø


‘Erik Larsson is unique. His vast knowledge as well as technical advice is beyond significant. His always approachable and his nature is appreciated by everyone, including his counterparts. Constant care, due diligence and thoroughness are among his characteristics, as is his insight into the challenges of the construction business.’

‘The team has strong analysis, gives clear answers, and provides useful strategies. They have sharp intellects.’

‘Down to earth and readily available, they are good at closing deals. Christian Schwartz-Hansen has a great cultural understanding of German-based companies.’

Key clients

AB Bovieran

Aluflam International A/S

Arpe & Kjeldsholm A/S

Bertelsen & Scheving Arkitekter A/S

BHS Logistics

Boligselskabet Nordkysten

By og Bolig Administration A/S

Ceraco A/S

Christensen & Co. Arkitekter

Copenhagen Teachers Association

Egebaek Byg A/S

Ekona A/S

Ejendomsinvestering A/S

Eriksson Stilladser A/S

Four Stars S.A.


KAJ O. Madsen A/S

Kaffelaget ApS

KSE Group A/S

Municipality of Egedal

Municipality of Silkeborg

Nordbo Huse


Lycée Français Prins Henrik’s Property Foundation

MI56 ApS

Oskar Group

P.S.J. Ejendomsinvest 3 ApS

PEJA Ejendomsinvest ApS

Rasmus Friis A/S

RH Greve ApS

Risskov Engbolig A/S

Silkeborg Swim Stadium Foundation


Soenderhaven Braedstrup ApS

Tinker Imagineers

Uniplan Danmark A/S

University College Absalon

University of Copenhagen

Vemmelund Ejendomme I/S

Work highlights

  • Advising German investor OPES Immobilien Group on developing a 16,700sqm prestigious property located at the Town Hall Square in the heart of Copenhagen.
  • Representing Silkeborg Swim Stadium Foundation in all legal matters related to the planning and construction of a new 6,700sq.m. swim stadium in Silkeborg, Denmark.
  • Advising Danish construction giant Arpe & Kjeldsholm A/S on the construction of two high-rise buildings in the new urban living district called Carlsberg Byen on the former Carlsberg brewery site in the heart of Copenhagen.


Plesner‘s ‘confident and friendly‘ team assists contractors, asset management companies, real estate investment companies and pension funds on construction and infrastructure projects, and joint ventures. Niklas Korsgaard Christensen heads up the construction side of the practice, and Mads Berg leads the real estate side. Benjamin Bunnage is a commercial lease expert, handling the sale and transfer of property portfolios and assets, and Lasse Stjernholm Detlevsen dispenses ‘excellent‘ advice to investors on transactional matters and project developments. Anders Hermansen joined the group in January 2023 and excels in real estate transactional work.


‘Very professional team. Confident and friendly advisers, deal driven, accurate due diligence, strong legal base for negotiations, targets well achieved.’

‘Lasse Stjernholm Detlevsen provides excellent legal counsel.’

‘Plesner have a strong team with specialists in all constructions matters, they are impeccable.’

‘They have the ability to comprehend complex challenges, and have a good sense of the construction market in general.’

Key clients


CapMan Real Estate

CBRE Investment Management


Starwood Capital

Studentbostäder i Norden



Tristan Capital Partners

Catella Real Estate AG


Euro Real Estate

Motel One GmbH

Nuveen Real Estate



Copenhagen Metro Team I/S


Kalaallit Airports A/S

NCC Danmark A/S

Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S, Soundport A/S

PM Group

Søren Jensen Rådgivende Ingeniørfirma A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised Starwood Capital Group on its acquisition of a large logistics portfolio (10 properties) of DKK1.6bn in Jutland, Denmark from Pareto.
  • Advised Kildedal P/S on a joint venture company owned by the Municipality of Ballerup and PensionDanmark (Danish Pension fund) in connection with the development of approx. 350,000sqm land intended to comprise approx. 2,000 modern homes and a commercial area with an undeveloped value of DKK1.5bn.
  • Acting for Copenhagen Metro Team I/S in construction arbitration proceedings before the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board concerning the construction of the large “City Ring” metro.

Poul Schmith

Poul Schmith‘s ‘outstanding‘ real estate and construction team is known for its strength in advising on the establishment of joint ventures for urban development projects. ‘Skilled and structured‘ real estate expert Rikke Hoffensetz Andresen and construction specialists Rasmus Holm Hansen and Kasper Mortensen lead the team. Andresen assists pension funds and municipalities with property transactions and financings, Hansen advises consultants and contractors on both non-contentious and contentious matters, and Mortensen often represents the Building and Property Agency, among other government bodies, in disputes. Henrik Puggaard focuses on advising private bidding consortia on risk allocation issues and the PPP market.

Practice head(s):

Rikke Hoffensetz Andresen; Rasmus Holm Hansen; Kasper Mortensen

Other key lawyers:

Henrik Puggaard, Philip Prochownik; Tony Lund-Burmeister; Bo Schmidt Pedersen; Magnus Bjerre Clausen; Kristian Hartlev


‘Highly skilled and professional team with a pragmatic and friendly approach. The team is very talented and has an excellent understanding of the public sector. They are structured and thorough and deliver high quality. They are outstanding.’

‘Rasmus Holm Hansen provides high quality legal advice and is not afraid to give a clear answer to any given question.’

‘Rikke Hoffensetz Andresen is a skilled and structured lawyer with a very valuable and strong awareness and understanding of the industry.’

‘Magnus Bjerre Clausen is a highly and exceptionally service-minded lawyer with unique professional competences, highly recommended.’

‘Philip Prochownik is highly professional and is a highly respected lawyer.’

‘Strong legal competence within construction law, contract law and public procurement law. Extensive experience within construction and infrastructure projects.’

‘Both Bo Schmidt Pedersen and Kristian Hartlev are excellent. They are both very innovative and have very good understanding. They both have winning personalities and are very easy to work with. I can highly recommend both lawyers.’

Key clients

1927 Estate Holding ApS

ATP Ejendomme A/S

Barslund A/S / Barslund A/S

Billund Airport (Billund Lufthavn A/S)

Birch Ejendomme A/S

Blue Capital A/S

Bostad A/S

By & Havn

Clean-Vent ApS

CNG 17 P/S

CPHInvest ApS


Danbolig Lyngby

Danske Funktionærers Boligselskab


Ejendomsselskabet Blegdamsvej 104 A/S

Emcon A/S

Espersen A/S

Femern Bælt A/S

Frederiksberg Gymnasium



Kliq A/S

KPC København ApS

Metroselskabet I/S

Municipality of Ballerup

Municipality of Frederiksberg

Municipality of Greve

Municipality of Helsingør

Municipality of Køge

Municipality of Aarhus

Nectar Invest A/S


Norconsult A/S

Nordarken Holding A/S


Oskar Group

Proink International AB

Tasfo Investments A/S

The Danish Building and Property Agency

The Danish Ministry of Defence Estate Agency

The Danish Road Directorate (DRD)

The Region of Southern Denmark

Udviklingsselskabet By & Havn I/S

Velliv, Pension & Livsforsikring A/S

Vision Ejendomme A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised the Danish pension fund PenSam Pension forsikringsaktieselskab on a series of transactions, including joint ventures, purchase agreements and real estate acquisitions.
  • Advising Birch Ejendomme A/S, part of the Lessors of Real Estate Industry, on the sale of six development projects consisting of 395 rental units situated in Silkeborg, Holbæk, Roskilde and Næstved.
  • Assisting Femern Bælt A/S with the construction of the “Fehmarn Belt Link”, which is one of Europe’s biggest infrastructure projects.

SIRIUS advokater

The ‘incredibly talented’ team at SIRIUS advokater often ‘goes the extra mile‘ when advising on regulatory matters concerning social housing issues, construction disputes and real estate M&A transactions. Kim Ørnstrup Rasmussen co-leads the construction practice alongside Tina Ortega; Ortega has key experience in handling arbitration proceedings, and Rasmussen defends against claims from the Building and Property Agency. Kurt Helles Bardeleben advises social housing organisations on PPP and infrastructure projects, and Thomas Grønkær primarily advises suppliers and public authorities on public procurement matters. The ‘highly experiencedJoachim Ørum Petersen assists both public organisations and public companies with business leases and project development work and excels in real estate transactions.

Practice head(s):

Kim Ørnstrup Rasmussen; Tina Ortega; Kurt Helles Bardeleben; Joachim Ørum Petersen; Thomas Grønkær

Other key lawyers:

Marc Walther Hansen


‘SIRIUS advokater has shown great knowledge and execution. It is a true pleasure working with the team from SIRIUS.’

‘SIRIUS advokater offer professional, efficient, flexible and highly competent legal assistance and good professional help throughout all parts of the process. They are one of the top law firms in Denmark.’

Joachim Ørum Petersen stands out. He is highly experienced, straightforward and very clear in his good and supportive advice, and he aims to be fair and sympathetic – Joachim earns my highest recommendations.’

‘The team is highly qualified and very service-minded and manages to explain difficult legal dilemmas in a simple and clear way.’

‘Marc Walther Hansen shows incredible professionalism and truly displays his skills, he is an excellent teacher.’

‘Tina Ortega and her team are strong. They are champions.’

‘SIRIUS are always willing to go the extra mile to find the best fit solution for any challenge. The team is outstanding combined with a practical and down to earth approach.’

‘The team is incredibly talented and have a great knowledge on how we run our business. Their counsel always takes that into account.’

Key clients

The Danish Building Defects Fund

Instalaciones Inabensa SA

CSK Stålindustri A/S

DSV Road A/S

DSV Panalpina A/S

DSV Road Holding ApS

AKF Holding A/S

COBE arkitekter

Elindco A/S

Enemærke & Petersen

SK Forsyning A/S

Over Byen Arkitekter

Arkitema Architects

Taasinge Elementer A/S

Entreprenørfirmaet Einar Kornerup A/S

UTF Holding ApS

UTF Invest Nordsjælland ApS

Stay Properties ApS

Esbønderup Invest ApS

Viggo Pedersen & Søn A/S Byggeentreprise

Nectar Asset Management ApS

Protica Development ApS

Sund & Bælt Holding A/S

Københavns Kommune

Køge Kommune




Allerød Kommune


2M El-Installation A/S


Hein 1 ApS


Athena Partners ApS

Høje Taastrup Forsyning

Ejendomsfonden Naturkraft

Sundmolen 5.01 ApS

Jørgensen & Sønner A/S

Sommer Metalvarefabrik K/S

Lokaltog A/S

Nectar Asset Management ApS

Thalbitzer & Hassenkamm Holding 2019 ApS


UTF Holding IV ApS

Skau Reipurth

Skau Reipurth houses a ‘very strong and solid‘ team which handles the full spectrum of construction law disputes and surveys before the Building and Construction Arbitration Board. ‘Absolute top-tier construction lawyerPeter Dianati and Jeppe Reipurth jointly lead the practice. Dianati advises on both contentious and non-contentious construction matters, including contracts and agreements, while Reipurth utilises his contentious expertise to handle international arbitration proceedings and mediations. Dennis Hofmann joined the group in early 2023 and has notable expertise in tenant issues.

Practice head(s):

Peter Dianati; Jeppe Reipurth

Other key lawyers:

Vivi Klink Larsen; Dennis Hofmann; Christian B. Prophet-Rannow; Rune Ravnsbjerg Rosenberg


‘Very good knowledge of the construction business in Denmark. The team is highly skilled, likeable, pragmatic, responsive, and easy to work with.’

‘Skau Reiputh is one of the top-tier construction teams in Denmark. Strength in depth. Very strong and solid team with a lot of experience, a lot of knowledge of the industry.’

‘Peter Dianati is an absolute top-tier construction lawyer. He is very, very intelligent, pragmatic, and very knowledgeable regarding the industry. His growing team is very experienced and they have worked together for many years. He is outstanding.’

‘Vivi Klink Larsen is hands on in matters and pushes forward.’

‘Rune Ravnsbjerg Rosenberg provides high-quality advice with a pragmatic focus. He is very responsive and easy to work with!’

‘I am impressed by the systematic, thorough and high quality of Jeppe Reipurth’s skills, including his highly precise drafting. He fights every corner of cases with an aim to protect the builder’s interests beyond what many other competent lawyers would do.’

Key clients

GVL Entreprise A/S

GroundPlug International

BAM Danmark A/S

Rockwool A/S

Julius Nielsen & Søn A/S

Gefion Group A/S

Labflex A/S

Freja Ejendomme

Renell A/S

BB Fiberbetonelement A/S

Trackman A/S

Fiberteamet A/S

Hardesty & Hanover LLC

Schneider Electric Danmark A/S

Mercury Engineering

NRP Finans AS

A.P. Møller Holding

Andersen & Heegaard A/S

Adserballe & Knudsen A/S

Kjær & Knudsen A/S

Biblioteksparken A/S

NKT Holding

DPA Entreprise ApS

Kraftanlagen München


GN Store Nord


Køge Hospital Project Team I/S

Odense Hospital Project Team Joint Venture I/S

Storstrøm Bridge Joint Venture I/S

NoItinera Denmark, branch of Itinera S.P.

Sustainable Law

Merete Larsen leads the practice at environmentally focused firm Sustainable Law. The team consists of ‘great people with excellent knowledge‘ and provides ‘accurate and innovative‘ advice on the acquisition of development areas and large projects. Larsen is ‘second to none‘ in advising on project developments, and most notably advises on the long-term development of neighbourhoods, office areas and former sea territories.

Practice head(s):

Merete Larsen

Other key lawyers:

Julia Feuerhake


‘Merete Larsen is clearly among the leading real estate lawyers in Denmark. She is super service minded and easy to work with.’

‘Great people with excellent knowledge about property and development, and they are easy and fun to work with. They make you feel special and seem to care about clients’ businesses.’

‘Merete Larsen is a very skilled lawyer and negotiator, who knows how to optimise both legal and commercial aspects.’

‘Within the discipline of real estate development, I consider Sustainable Law to be second to none. Sustainable law provides relevant, accurate and innovative advice.’

‘Merete Larsen and Julia Feuerhake have second to none expertise, skills, and knowledge. They are very dedicated to providing a perfect service, and are also very skilled in their professional field.’

‘The team is focused and highly skilled team. Besides their legal skills, they have sustainable thinking.’

Key clients

Carlsberg Byen P/S

MT Højgaard Projektudvikling A/S

Balder Danmark A/S


Bovieran Danmark A/S

Deas A/S

Oskar Group ApS

Work highlights

  • Advised Carlsberg Byen P/S on the ongoing development of the new city area Carlsberg Byen, comprising approximately 330k sqm residential and 300k sqm commercial and office properties including the sale of five newly built commercial properties in Carlsberg Byen purchased by the largest pension fund in Denmark, ATP.
  • Advised Balder Danmark A/on all its new acquisitions of development areas in Denmark, both completed and aborted transactions, including the planning process, carrying out legal due diligence, structuring, entering into commercial and residential leases.
  • Advised MT Højgaard on all its acquisitions, development, planning process, leases and finally the transactions of the fully developed areas.


The ‘outstanding, professional, and skilled‘ group at Viltoft often represents building owners, technical consultants and contractors in disputes, and is known for its expertise in handling transport-related construction mandates. Peter Fauerholdt Thommesen and Henrik Hauge Andersen jointly lead the practice; Thommesen uses his ‘high standard of knowledge‘ to advise on PPP urban development projects and construction management work, Andersen has substantial contentious expertise, often acting for municipalities in disputes; and Hellmann assists property developers and real estate proprietors with professional negligence cases and construction projects. Morten Ruben Brage regularly advises on public procurement and real estate construction transactions, while Eva Olesen, who was promoted to the partnership in March 2022, has key knowledge of procurement contracts and disputes concerning delays and disruption to construction works. Steen Hellmann departed to Gorrissen Federspiel in 2023.

Practice head(s):

Peter Fauerholdt Thommesen; Henrik Hauge Andersen

Other key lawyers:

Michael Gjedde-Nielsen; Morten Ruben Brage; Hans Lykke Hansen; Eva Olesen


‘The highly competent and devoted team is outstanding, professional, and skilled. They have strong knowledge.’

‘Michael Gjedde-Nielsen is excellent.’

‘Peter Thommesen and Michael Gjedde-Nielsen both have a very high standard of knowledge and very good experience.’

‘Morten Ruben Brage is strongly engaged and is very good at explaining complicated matters in a simple language.’

Key clients


Hovedstadens Letbane


Roskilde Kommune

SH Installation A/S

LINK arkitektur A/S

Schmidt Hammer Lassen K/S

NNE A/S, Oluf Jørgensen A/S

Creo Arkitekter A/S

Brix & Kamp A/S

Region Sjælland – COWI

Tryg Forsikring

Municipality of Gladsaxe

The Copenhagen International School Property Fund

Per Aarsleff A/S

Odense Tramway P/S


Municipality of Brøndby

Munck Havne & Anlæg


Work highlights

  • Representing Metroselskabet in a dispute with the consortium of Italian contractors (CMT) which performed the civil works on the Cityringen stage of the Copenhagen Metro. CMT has filed a number of large claims against Metroselskabet for alleged extra works and delays and disruption.
  • Representing a consortium of technical advisers/consultants, namely Sweco Architects, Midtconsult engineers, WSP engineers (UK) and AART Architects, which designed the new emergency hospital in Viborg, called Akutcenter Viborg.
  • Representing Rubow in a dispute regarding extra works, length of time and defects on both project and works.


WINSLØW LAW FIRM assists a diverse client roster consisting of real estate developers, investors, occupiers and owners. Practice co-head Claudia S. Mathiasen primarily advises on commercial leases and real estate M&A transactions, and co-head Iben Mai Winsløw focuses on urban and green field developments, in addition to divestment mandates. Andreas Antoniades advises pension funds, municipalities and private real estate investors on business and residential lease issues and investments into real estate portfolios.

Practice head(s):

Claudia S. Mathiasen; Iben Mai Winsløw

Other key lawyers:

Trine Bøgelund-Kjær; Andreas Antoniades; Line Krog


‘Winsløw Law firm has great knowledge and execution. It is a true pleasure to work with the team. They are professional; to the point; always a good, timely and well prepared effective process.’

‘Andreas Antoniades and Line Krog are always friendly, accommodating, balanced, and well prepared, you feel safe in their hands.’

‘They are extremely professional and pleasant to work with. Communication is clear and unambiguous and methods and processes are competent and transparent.’

‘A law firm that covers all the expected areas and competencies that I need, but one that provides it in a holistic, seamless and dare I say family atmosphere.’

‘Claudia Mathiasen is exceptional and delivers top-notch, focused, committed, and well thought out advice. Claudia is top class and she is skilled.’

‘Winsløw always provides top-level legal advice within all real estate related areas. They are a skilled team, that understands the risks and opportunities of the real estate industry.’

Key clients

Engel & Völkers (DKEV P/S)

Scandinavian Shopping Center Partners

Norconsult A/S

Cobblestone Group

By & Havn

Core Property Management P/S

Ikano Bolig A/S

Zeso Architects A/S

Trelleborg Helårshuse-Fritidshuse A/S

P+, Pensionskasse for Akademikere

Høje Taastrup C P/S

C.W. Obel


Link Arkitekter

Snellemark Centret A/S

Hillerød Spildevand A/S

Søndergade Holding ApS

Fokus Asset Management A/S

Frederiksberg Kommune

Share Invest ApS


Bosch Rexroth AG


Work highlights

  • Advised Ikano Bolig A/S on a bidding process, which was planned by Bonava with a tight schedule for all three bidders. The due diligence process included the submission of the final offer, the negotiation of the transaction agreements and the closing of the deal.
  • Advised FB Nærheden Øst A/S on the divestment of NH-C ApS. The transfer includes a development project consisting of 217 residential units, which are located on 19 apartment entrances in greater Copenhagen area (Nærheden), to Vivada Denmark Intermediate Holding ApS.
  • Advised DFDS A/S on the acquisition of a green field of 109,000m² for the development of a new logistic property.