Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen > Poul Schmith > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

Poul Schmith
VESTER FARIMAGSGADE 23
1606 COPENHAGEN V
Denmark
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Work Department

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, Poul Schmith

1995 –
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

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Insurance

Poul Schmith acts for insurance companies and insurance brokers, insured companies and the Danish Government on insurance disputes and represents clients in court proceedings in connection with product and professional liability claims. The practice also has experience in advising on industrial injuries and vehicle insurance claims as well as on reinsurance aspects. Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen heads the practice and is experienced in advising on insurance covers for energy, offshore and property damages.

Denmark > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Henrik Nedergaard ThomsenPoul Schmith

Poul Schmith is a key name in the market for public law disputes including competition, administrative, constitutional and environmental law elements. The practice also acts in insolvency disputes, EU law proceedings, public procurement litigation and infrastructure disputes. Practice head Sune Riisgard regularly acts for government institutions in tax disputes and public liability cases, and Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen focuses on defending liability and coverage claims in the insurance and public sectors.