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Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith

VESTER FARIMAGSGADE 23, 1606 COPENHAGEN V, DENMARK
Tel:
Work +45 33 15 20 10
Email:
Web:
http://en.kammeradvokaten.dk/
Aarhus, Copenhagen

Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen

Tel:
Work + 45 20 45 10 65
Email:
Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith

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Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen is specialised in litigation representing private companies and public authorities. He has conducted a considerable number of cases before the Danish courts including more than 100 cases before the Supreme Court and he has a number of Danish leading cases to his credit.

Position

Partner, Attorney

Career

2010 - 2016
Head of the firm's litigation group

2008 - 2010
Member of the firm's executive committee

2001 -
Partner, Kammeradvokaten/ Poul Schmith

1995 -
Kammeradvokaten/ Poul Schmith

1990 - 1995
Nielsen & Nørager

1989 - 1990
The Insurance Complaints Board

Languages

Danish
English

Education

2015
PRINCE2® certified

2012
Harvard Law School – Program on Negotiation

2009
Certified arbitration judge

1989
Master of law, University of Copenhagen


Denmark

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen - Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith

Within: Dispute resolution

Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith is highly regarded for its work in the public sector and most notably as lead counsel for the Government of Denmark. Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen and Sune Fugleholm jointly lead the group and specialise in insurance and marketing law, and administrative and constitutional law respectively. Recent highlights include Thomsen representing multiple insurance companies in a dispute against Dong Energy regarding its responsibility in rebuilding a damaged oil platform, Fugleholm acting for the Danish Ministry of Agriculture in an expropriation issue resulting from the country's recent ban on fox breeding, and construction specialist Kasper Mortensen representing the Capital Region of Denmark in a dispute with a contractor concerning delays in the construction of a hospital wing. Competition expert Jacob Pinborg also advised the Danish Competition Council on allegations that the merger between the Danish offices of KPMG and EY was completed before all raised concerns were handled, and Karsten Hagel- Sørensen assisted the tax authorities, which sought compensation from the provider of a failed debt collection IT system.

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Insurance

Within: Insurance

Kammeradvokaten / Poul Schmith's team has 'deep expertise' and is 'very professional', with notable strength in insurance-related disputes. Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen leads the team and is 'a very solid professional resource', with 'a wealth of experience, knowledge and legal skill'; he recently acted for the Copenhagen Police Department in a claim brought by several citizens allegedly unlawfully detained during a large protest in the city. Other key names include Christian Bo Kolding-Krøger, who works on insurance and tort law cases, and Sigrid Majlund Kjærulff, who 'is very good at coming up with creative ways to present legal arguments'.

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