Mr Ole Horsfeldt > Gorrissen Federspiel > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

Gorrissen Federspiel

Work Department

Outsourcing, Information Technology.


Ole heads Gorrissen Federspiel’s Outsourcing and IT Team of 13 lawyers. They are among the most highly specialised outsourcing advisers on a global scale. Our advice typically involves agreements with a regional or global reach and covers more than just ”the agreement” or the legal terms. Furthermore, Ole advises on business processes, complex systems procurement, and project rescue.


Partner Gorrissen Federspiel since 2007. Previously consultant to Bird & Bird, London and partner of Bech-Bruun.


English, Danish


Past Chairman of the Outsourcing Law Group. Past Chairman: Association of Danish IT Attorneys, past chair of ITechLaw’s outsourcing committee and past borad member of ITechLaw. Member: ITechLaw, International Association of Outsourcing Professional and IAOP Nordic Advisory Committee.


Candidatus juris, University of Aarhus 1987, LL.M. University of Michigan Law School 1996/97. Qualified 1987 and admitted to the N.Y. Bar.

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Information technology

(Hall of Fame)

Ole HorsfeldtGorrissen Federspiel

The IT group at Gorrissen Federspiel is part of the firm’s wider IP and digital business department. The team has broad IT expertise, covering outsourcing and IT contracts, pre-litigation and dispute resolution as well as digital transformation and regulatory work. The ‘highly talented team’ is jointly led by Ole Horsfeldt and Tue Goldschmieding; Horsfeldt is well known for developing a contract management methodology that has been implemented at Danske Bank, while Goldschmieding has extensive experience in the privacy and cybersecurity space. Senior counsel Christian Aaby Köhler is also recommended.