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DAHL Law Firm
Lundborgvej 18
8800 VIBORG
Denmark

Denmark > Information technology Tier 2

Praised for its ‘superb quality of legal expertise’, DAHL Law Firm primarily represents suppliers of technology services and also advises major IT clients as well as SMEs. The team has particular strength in negotiating IT contracts and handling complex IT disputes, with experts Mads Nygaard Madsen and Michael Goeskjær being key practitioners in this area. The firm’s capabilities within the technology sector is reflected in its work for various Danish industry associations, including The Danish ICT Industry Association. It also handles cloud solutions and digitisation issues as well as GDPR compliance matters. Former group head Claus F. Sørensen moved in-house in mid-2022; Frederik Bruhn now leads the group.

Practice head(s):

Frederik Bruhn

Other key lawyers:

Tim Nielsen; Michael Rehling; Mads Nygaard Madsen; Michael Goeskjær

Testimonials

‘DAHL Law Firm has proven to be unique in their mindset when it comes to service delivery, and the adoption of technology. Beyond the superb quality of legal expertise, and deep industry knowledge, the team has genuine interest in how they can better help our business as a whole, by adopting innovation themselves. This is what sets DAHL apart from competitors in the market.’

‘High IT/technology skills and a team of strong professionals. Great service and support.’

‘Deep insights in the business and practices.’

‘The people we have cooperated with at Dahl shows a very high level of domain knowledge within IT contracts, hereunder SaaS. Further, they are always very flexible if a tough deadline needs to be met.’

‘Frederik Bruhn is a formidable person. One of the smartest and kindest lawyers I have the privilege to work with. He is the first person I call when I need advice and help. And he has gone above and beyond for me and for our company.’

‘Professional team that focuses on collaboration legal skills and understands how global companies work and how to put legal risk into a commercial context.’

‘Michael Rehling has very strong legal skills and understands how global companies work and how to put legal risk into a commercial context.’

‘I have the pleasure of working with a number of partners within Dahl. All of them are heavily dedicated to me as a customer and have great knowledge about our company. This makes it much easier to work with them.’

Key clients

DXC Technology

EG A/S

Volkswagen AG

Dansk Beredskabskommunikation A/S

Onomondo ApS

NTT Data A/S

3Shape group

Nexta ApS

Kræftens Bekæmpelse

Acubiz A/S

Npvision Group A/S

Søstrene Grenes Import A/S

Carlog System

Apento ApS

Improsec A/S

Mentor IT A/S

Miracle42 A/S

ITm8 A/S

Itadel A/S

Conscia A/S

Redwood Software Nederland B.V.

Work highlights

  • Represented DXC Technology before the Danish Complaints Board for Public Procurement in a matter where the Complaints Board has ruled in favour of DXC Technology.
  • Advising EG on its drafting of a large number of IT contracts to implement and adapt it’s comprehensive contract templates used in its daily business in different business units.
  • Advising Volkswagen AG in regard to a number of general sales conditions and related documents for a wide range of VW digital products/services placed inside and outside of the cars.

Denmark > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Focusing on the IT and technology industry, DAHL Law Firm‘s corporate and M&A group advises on a range of matters, including acquisition financings, incentive programmes and exit services as well as developing expertise in post-closing integration issues. Practice head Mads Rossen Jakobsen focuses exclusively on M&A work for industrial and financial clients.

Practice head(s):

Mads Rossen Jakobsen

Other key lawyers:

Henning von Lillienskjold; Kim Ricken Jørgensen

Testimonials

‘High level of competence.’

‘Driven by value to your business.’

Key clients

EG A/S

SP Group A/S

ITM8 Holding A/S

Sjørring Maskinfabrik A/S

Rauff Group A/S

Visma Danmark Holding A/S

Normal A/S

Novicell ApS

Etex Nordic A/S

Food and Bio Cluster Denmark

Work highlights

  • Assisted EG A/S with 15 acquisitions.
  • Assisted ITM8 Holding A/S with 6 acquisitions.
  • Assisted VISMA with 5 acquisitions.

Denmark > Data privacy and data protection Tier 3

DAHL Law Firm‘s privacy team sits within the firm’s IT and IP department and handles a range of issues, including international data transfers, the implementation of compliance programmes, data processing agreements and disputes. The group includes IT and data protection expert Mads Nygaard Madsen, who joined the team from Horten in February 2021. The practice also has an emerging outsourced DPO service. Former practice head Claus F. Sørensen moved in-house in 2022, and Frederik Bruhn now leads the group.

Practice head(s):

Frederik Bruhn

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Quick and easy accessibility, extremely good advice. Great satisfaction with the task solution.’

‘DAHL Law has a team which is very experienced in data protection / GDPR laws and practices, and provides excellent advice in these areas.’

‘Very knowledgeable, and good at advising on how to implement data protection / GDPR in a swift and pragmatic manner.’

‘DAHL Law understands our business and therefore advises us based on our situation and our processes. It provides value because we then jointly translate legal advice into practical actions that suit us. It gives value to us.’

‘The advice we received from DAHL Law Firm was specific and nuanced.’

‘The team showed deep knowledge of the issues, but more importantly, they showed deep understanding of our business and needs.’

Key clients

DXC Technology

EG A/S

Helsingør Municipality

Fødevareforbundet NNF

The Danish Cancer Society

Umbraco A/S

Dantherm Group

Acubiz A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised the Danish Cancer Society on the data privacy aspects of the use, reuse and sharing of personal data in relation to the research project and data pool “Diet, Cancer and Health”.
  • Assisted Acubiz, a fintech company that offers solutions for optimization of expense management processes and related administrative tasks, with drafting of various data protection documents, including a new data processing agreement template relating to the client’s Acubiz EMS solution.
  • Representing Helsingør Municipality as its Data Protection Officer (DPO).

Denmark > Dispute resolution Tier 3

DAHL Law Firm‘s dispute resolution team has particular strength in the insurance and construction sectors. On the insurance side, the team acts both for and against major insurance companies on a range of mandates, including professional and product liability and compensation claims; Peter Henrik Würtz is the key practitioner in this area. For construction litigation, Niels Wulff and Hans Erik Steffensen are recommended. The group is also adept at handling disputes within the IP space, with experienced litigator Claes Wildfang heading up the practice.

Practice head(s):

Claes Wildfang

Other key lawyers:

Niels Wulff; Peter Henrik Würtz; Hans Erik Steffensen; Kristian Skovsgaard; Johanne Tofting Schaarup

Testimonials

‘Dahl has extensive experience in construction law and is always effective in their handling of the cases.’

‘DAHL has a very broad base of skilled partners and lawyers who advise on and handle disputes in construction. They are solution-oriented and highly respected in the industry.’

‘Niels Wulff is highly competent and among the absolute best lawyers in Denmark within disputes and construction law. He is assisted by a number of skilled lawyers.’

Key clients

Codan Forsikring A/S

Nordisk Svejsekontrol A/S

Valmont SM

CJ Anlæg Bolig Erhverv A/S

TG Verk Sp Færøerne

TG Verk Sp Island

Give Steel A/S

Taasinge Elementer A/S

Palsgaard Spær A/S

Concept Living A/S by ABC

ABC Pavilloner A/S

Topdanmark

Denmark > Intellectual property Tier 4

DAHL Law Firm has extensive experience with both domestic and international IP matters. The group manages a number of trade mark and design portfolios and has seen its expertise grow, especially in the area of enforcement matters. Søren Wolder leads the team that was further bolstered by the September 2021 arrival of IP rights and entertainment law specialist Arly Carlquist from Bech-Bruun. Former group co-head Claus F. Sørensen moved in-house in 2022.

Practice head(s):

Søren Wolder

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘The Team we are working with have a professional attitude – they are all ‘on’ and take responsibility for us as a valuable client.’

‘The Teams we are working with are efficient, professional and always available. After working with DAHL for more than 15 years they of course know our company but still they are “on” and don’t take anything for granted.’

‘DAHL Law Firm have a fully functional team of IPR specialists, who can give a complete service in all aspects related to IPR issues, whether it is just a simple registration or an infringement case in the courts.’

‘Competent, business-like attitude, value for money.’

‘Friendly attitude, easy to reach – Søren Wolder’

Key clients

Liqtech Holding A/S

Frifeldt ApS

DK Company A/S

DK Company Vejle A/S

Ikadan Plast A/S

NTT DATA Business Solutions A/S

OG E-sport A/S

Sam Partner A/S

People in Sport A/S

Brands4Kids A/S

EG A/S

Work highlights

  • Assisting Brands4kids with IP management and trade mark portfolio work, holding more than 200 trade marks worldwide.
  • Representing multi-brand fashion house, DK Company A/S and its agents in relation to a cross-border infringement dispute raised by a German distributor of an Italian manufacturer of clothing.
  • Advising a water technology company in a method patent infringement matter including in a preliminary injunction matter, and a security of evidence matter.

Denmark > Real estate and construction Tier 4

DAHL is a full-service law firm with more than 150 years of experience in giving advice to Danish and international clients. At DAHL, we are known for our ability to provide superb, uncompromising, and action-oriented legal advice.

We have a strong team of lawyers with extensive experience in both domestic and international legal matters. They work hard and focus on providing first class legal advice to clients of all sizes, ranging from small businesses to large corporations and government agencies.

Our mission is to help ambitious companies achieve top performances and to elevate these through exceptional legal and business-oriented advice, value-creating relationships and last but not least superb results. We build robust and long-term relationships with company owners, boards of directors and top management. We assist ambitious companies that value us taking part in their agenda and that we do our utmost to help them. We are known for our strong focus on collaboration – across geographical, professional, and business boundaries. Our legal advice is always delivered with the unique combination of professional breadth and great expertise.

We cooperate closely with leading law firms in other jurisdictions ensuring that our transactions are always handled in the most professional way.

Practice areas and method: 

Our lawyers provide the knowledge and problem solving needed by the Danish business community, the public sector and international companies – at all times. DAHL is known as a knowledge powerhouse especially within corporate and M&A, IT and tech, dispute resolution and intellectual property.

Many of our specialists are among Denmark’s leading experts within their respective fields. We combine our legal knowledge with commercial and technological insights. When dealing with large and complex problems, our lawyers cooperate across legal areas and contribute with their own specialist expertise.

DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Managing Partner Albert Kuskaku@dahllaw.dk+45 88 91 92 18
Head of Tech, IP & Data Frederik Bruhnfbr@dahllaw.dk+45 88 91 98 11
Head of M&A Mads Rossen Jakobsenmrj@dahllaw.dk+45 88 91 95 53
Head of Dispute Resolution Claes Wildfangcwi@dahllaw.dk+45 88 91 93 01
Head of Corporate & Commercial Thomas Markerttma@dahllaw.dk+45 88 91 98 10
Head of Tax & Private Client Bent Ramskovbra@dahllaw.dk+45 88 91 92 57
Head of Real Estate Poul Jensenpje@dahllaw.dk+45 88 91 89 27
Head of Insolvency Birgitte Jørgensenbij@dahllaw.dk+45 88 91 94 45
PhotoNamePositionProfile
Jesper Frank Laursen photoMr Jesper Frank LaursenAssociated partner Jesper Frank Laursen specialises within the area of Construction law…
Peter Henrik Würtz photoMr Peter Henrik WürtzPeter Henrik Würtz has sound experience in insurance and tort law. He…
Birgitte Jørgensen photoMrs Birgitte JørgensenBirgitte Jørgensen works in insolvency law, including bankruptcy and restructuring, and has…
Henrik Ottosen photoMr Henrik OttosenPartner Henrik Ottosen has since 1995 primarily worked with corporate law, international…
Kim Ricken Jørgensen photoMr Kim Ricken JørgensenFor more than 25 years, Kim Ricken Jørgensen has devoted his time…
Janus Skak Olufsen photoMr Janus Skak OlufsenJanus Skak Olufsen has extensive experience with all aspects related to real…
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International Lawyers' Network (ILN)

An increase in international business activities and cross-border transactions have created a larger demand for international legal services. At DAHL Law Firm, we see ourselves as a strong team player in international business activities.

For several years, we have worked resolutely in strengthening our competencies within international consulting, both through our strong relationships and through experience and know-how. In order to provide holistic advice to our clients, we have chosen to invest time and effort in being part of international networks. We do this to be able to continuously help our clients reach the most talented lawyers outside of Denmark.

Notably, we play an active role in the large international legal network, The International Lawyers Network (ILN). This network accounts for more than 90 independent full-service law firms worldwide. Through ILN, we cooperate with more than 5,000 competent lawyers in 66 countries, spread across six continents. Hereby, we have access to knowledge and resources that enable us to assist our clients with business activities outside the Danish borders.