Lundgrens > Copenhagen, Denmark > Firm Profile

Lundgrens
TUBORG BOULEVARD 12
2900 HELLERUP
Denmark

Denmark > Real estate and construction Tier 1

Advising several blue-chip clients, Lundgrens has strong capabilities within public tender law and, after merging with its planning and development department, the real estate and construction team handles the full gamut of issues. The group also continues to develop its real estate financing expertise, with Lars Kjær leading this effort. Practice head Ann Frølund Winther and Tobias Vieth focus on transactional work, focusing on advising foreign investors in the Danish market. Niels Gram-Hanssen is also recommended.

Practice head(s):

Ann Frølund Vinther

Other key lawyers:

Tobias Vieth; Pedram Moghaddam; Lars Kjær; Niels Gram-Hanssen; Thomas Stampe

Testimonials

‘The team is highly skilled in structuring and understanding complex structures. They are solution-driven and always available. Our company deals with lawyers within Real Estate and Financing as cross-practice cases.’

‘Top professional, efficient, flexible and highly competent legal assistance. Short response times and ongoing feedback throughout the case, and good professional help throughout all parts of the process.’

‘Extremely professional and pleasant treatment and a positive experience to work with lawyer Niels Gram-Hanssen and his team at Lundgrens. Was always extremely well prepared and very precisely guided through the legal matters of the case. It has been very reassuring to have Niels leading my case and he has always been available for contact, even during late nights and holidays.’

‘Excellent service and perfect communication.’

‘The legal team at Lundgrens, from partner level to legal assistant, work with the philosophy of resolving the cases to the satisfaction of the involved parties and keeping the cost at a reasonable level.’

‘Well connected team with vast experience and high-level understanding of real estate and M&A procedures including all aspects of a deal (financing, accounting, tax etc.).’

‘I have never had more trustworthy advisers as to the people we work with at Lundgrens! Highly reliable with top-level service orientation!’

Key clients

Hines Nordics

NREP A/S

HighBrook Investors

Aberdeen Standard Investments

Blackbrook

AP Ejendomme

PKA Pension

Vision Properties group

Aviva Investors

Capital Investment

Freja Ejendomme A/S

Spar Nord Bank A/S

Per Aarslef A/S

MT Højgaard Danmark A/S

Vision Ejendomme

Ejendomsinvest I/S

PensionDanmark

Wihlborgs

Artha Holding A/S

Copenhagen Municipality

Pensum Group AS

AP Møller Fonden

Secure Invest

Haliburton

CBRE GI

SG Nordic group

Amber Infrastructure Limited

Zetland Capital Partners Ltd.

AEW Invest GmbH

Commercial Real Estate Denmark P/S

Stockrate Asset Management A/S

KHR Architecture A/S

Fokus Asset Management A/S

Attendo A/S

RBJ Ejendomme A/S

Agat Ejendomme A/S

Confederation of Danish Industries (Dansk Industri)

Food Folk Denmark ApS (McDonalds Denmark ApS)

Niam AB

MarkLand Developments Limited

Johnson Controls

Work highlights

  • Assisted Aberdeen Standard Investments with the sale of ‘The Square’ on the city hall square in Copenhagen for DKK730m.
  • Assisted NREP with a financing package of around DKK1bn for the unique and complex UN17 sustainability-focused residential project.
  • Assisted AEW Invest GmbH with the acquisition of an airside logistics facility at Copenhagen Airport for over DKK600m.

Denmark > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 2

Lundgrens has a notable mid-market focus but is also well equipped to handle large transactions. The team is particularly active within the retail industry but is growing its presence in the private equity arena, advising funds on both acquisitions and divestments. The oil and gas, TMT and entertainment and media sectors are other core areas of strength for the firm. Peter Bruun Nikolajsen is an experienced venture capital lawyer, while Thomas Kræmer regularly takes on an underwriting counsel role for W&I matters. Christian Scherfig  leads the M&A group.

Practice head(s):

Christian Scherfig

Other key lawyers:

Thomas Kræmer; Peter Mollerup; Peter Bruun Nikolajsen

Testimonials

‘We got very good and fast service, and qualified.’

‘Very experienced in venture/private equity deals.’

Key clients

Axcel

Impilo AB

Dansk Ejerkapital

Barslund A/S

Les Deux ApS

Advania Holding ApS

Bucher Industries AG

Genevad Holding AB

Dixa ApS

Contour Innovations LLC

Papuga Bus A/S

Papuga A/S

Egons A/S

Larsenbus ApS

Talis Venture Fund 8 Limited

PK Finance ApS

Braas Monier Building Group AG

Ufenau Capital Partner

Boeing

TvCo Group

Synlab International GmbH

Nets A/S

Danoffice IT

AIG

Vale Insurance Partners

CFC Underwriting

Falcon.io

Creandum

Nordic Eye

Findos Investor

Nordic Alpha Partner

Vinci Energies

Work highlights

  • Assisted private equity house Axcel with its acquisition of the Danish veterinary care provider VetGruppen.
  • Assisted the sellers of Contour Design in its divestment to Nordic Private Equity Fund, Polaris.
  • Assisted Eurogum Holding A/S on the sale of Eurogum A/S.

Denmark > Dispute resolution Tier 2

In January 2021, Lundgrens consolidated its diverse dispute resolution expertise into a single litigation and arbitration-focused team. Led by tax and insurance litigation specialist Nicolai B. Sørensen, this change has ‘rocketed it into one of the best (and biggest) litigation practices in Denmark’, according to clients. Other key practitioners include the ‘highly skilled’ Dan Terkildsen and Peter Clemmen Christensen, who act for both domestic and international clients. In May 2021, the firm further strengthened its offering through the arrival of environment and construction law expert Håkun Djurhuus from Bech-Bruun.

Practice head(s):

Nicolai B. Sørensen

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘When we are forced to go into court, we are not in doubt that Lundgrens deliver excellent advice based on extensive knowledge of the law and knowledge about our company.’

‘Dan Terkilsen is a highly skilled and very experienced litigator. We have faith in and absolute trust that our cases will be processed and presented in case in the best manner.’

‘The Lundgrens team is experienced working with co-counsel in various jurisdiction and has served as a valuable resource in outlining Denmark’s civil and criminal rules, regulations, procedures, and substantive laws.’

‘Very accessible, very knowledgeable, strong work ethic.’

‘As of 1 January 2021 they made a new litigation department headed by Nicolai Sørensen. This move has transformed their practice and rocketed it into one of the best (and biggest) litigation practices in Denmark and they seem to grow constantly.’

‘They can now litigate any complex matter and is for the same reason now regarded as a very serious player in the market and they are well known for expert litigation advice – and for representing clients in very high profiled matters. This new department has really been a gamechanger and they are now a well known key player in the market for complex litigation and arbitration.’

‘I have worked closely with Nicolai Sørensen. He has in several matters provided outstanding legal advice to my clients in complex matters. His analytical and strategic skills are second to none and he always delivers on time in a calm and pleasant way.’

‘Under Nicolai’s leadership, the department has grown rapidly and seems to continue to do so, which can only be because he has succeeded in transforming their litigation department into a serious and well known market leader.’

Key clients

G4S Security Services

HDI Global SE

Johnson Controls

BankNordik

Illum

New Nordic Advisors Ltd

Steen & Strøm

Codan A/S

ABB A/S

Danish Agriculture & Food Council

PFA Ejendomme

Denmark > Environment Tier 2

Lundgrens has ‘upgraded its environmental team’ with the arrival of environmental law expert and new practice head Håkun Djurhuus. Djurhuus and his team, who joined from Bech-Bruun in April 2021, have transformed the group’s environmental and public law offering as well as its contentious capabilities, having conducted several cases before the Danish Courts, including the Supreme Court. The team is prominent in handling environmental issues relating to planning and project developments, with Søren Hilbert specialising in urban developments. It advises a range of clients from social housing organisations and private developers to municipalities.

Practice head(s):

Håkun Djurhuus

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Håkun Djurhuus is the stand out partner providing legal advice and assistance to private entities including the Danish agricultural organisations. Solid experience and high quality advice as well as a very charismatic personality.’

‘Lundgrens has upgraded its environmental team with higher competence and capacity.’

‘Performance concerning environmental law is outstanding. High ability to incorporate other aspects of a case (Eg. Politics, business matters, neighbours, physical environment) into the planning of legal procedures. Quick to read and understand the “battlefield.”’

‘Håkun Djurhuus – No one beside and no one above regarding the ability to practice environmental law.’

‘Håkun Djurhuus is the litigator you wish to have at your side when it comes to environmental cases. We have worked with him for a decade and achieved great results.’

Key clients

Freja Ejendomme A/S

Danish Agriculture & Food Council

KAB

The City of Aarhus

Municipality of Hørsholm

Municipality of Lyngby-Taarbæk

Boligkontoret Danmark

Kalundborg Forsyning

Vision Ejendomme A/S

DSV Environmental Group A/S

Steen & Strøm Danmark A/S

Work highlights

  • Representing DSV in a dispute regarding environmental permits for extraction of 100,000m2 sand and gravel per year.
  • Assisting the Danish Agriculture & Food Council on behalf of Danish farmers, resulting in doubling the compensation for the ban on the use of pesticides.
  • Assisting Realdania with a working group preparing a catalogue of best practice guidelines for protection against rising groundwater in urban areas.

Denmark > EU, competition and public procurement Tier 2

Søren Hilbert leads the public procurement team at Lundgrens, specialising in public-private projects with a particular focus on urban developments including storm flood protection and coastal protection projects. The team has extensive experience representing clients before the Danish Complaints Board for Public Procurement and has experience across many sectors, including the welfare, construction, healthcare and IT industries; Michael Alstrøm is a specialist in welfare, healthcare and public supply mandates.

Practice head(s):

Søren Hilbert

Other key lawyers:

Michael Alstrøm

Testimonials

‘Very strong team in terms of legal expertise within the area of public-private partnerships. The skills of senior staff are what makes Lundgrens stand out from the competition.’

‘Innovation. Many legal experts focus on the legal challenges. Lundgrens focuses on both legal challenges and opportunities.’

Key clients

City of Aarhus

KAB

Boligkontoret Danmark

Municipality of Hørsholm

Freja Ejendomme A/S

Kube Data ApS

Municipality of Frederiksberg

Greater Copenhagen Committee

Skellefteå Kraft AB

Work highlights

  • Assisting The Municipality of Aarhus in designing the bidding process and drafting the terms for urban development projects involving various private, public, and semi-public stakeholders and urban areas with great complexity and great public and political focus.
  • Assisting KAB, Denmark’s largest administrator of non-profit housing, with the public procurement strategy related to the one of the largest sustainable drainage projects in the country to date.
  • Assisting Skellefteå Kraft with the organisation and implementation of a public procurement process concerning utility companies and the implementation of electrical power charging stations.

Denmark > Insolvency Tier 2

Advising a broad range of clients, Lundgrens represents both borrowers and lenders in out-of-court restructurings, debt for equity swaps, bankruptcy proceedings and general insolvency and claw-back litigation. Practice head Kristian Gustav Andersson acts as trustee to major Danish banks, advising on the full spectrum of issues, including assisting with company pledges and other securities mandates. Pernille Bigaard and Louise Krarup Simonsen joined from Skau Reipurth & Partnere in 2022.

Practice head(s):

Kristian Gustav Andersson

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘My experience with Lundgrens is that they are deeply interested in finding sustainable solutions for all parties involved. They have a unique team. They deliver great solutions and they are willing to “walk the last mile” to create the right solution – even though it will cost some extra time.’

‘I have worked with Kristian Andersson who has shown great skills within his line of knowledge.’

‘Hands-on senior attention. Deep knowledge.’

‘Pernille Bigaard is a hurricane meant in a positive way. Always good at positioning herself on the right cases.’

‘Pernille Bigaard has been one of the key persons in the Danish insolvency/restructuring market over the past 25 years. Louise Krarup Simonsen is very skilled and thorough in all matters she handles.’

‘Louise Krarup Simonsen is simply outstanding, putting the clients first, always.’

‘Pernille Bigaard is one of the most well known insolvency practitioners in Denmark with many years of experience.’

Key clients

Gadegaard group

Early Warning

Sydbank A/S

Danske Bank A/S

Jyske Bank A/S

Spar Nord A/S

The Danish Debt Collection Agency

Grant Thornton

Vækstfonden

Indkøb DK A/S

PL 2020 A/S (formerly Tømrerfirma Bjørn Svendsen A/S)

Nordic Trustee & Agency AB

PWT Holding A/S

Dalle Valle

Trend Accessories ApS under konkurs

Viking One ApS

Hines Interests Limited Partnership

Deloitte

DEAS A/S

Nordea Bank Danmark A/S

Tryg Garanti

Work highlights

  • Acting as trustee in PWT Holding A/S under bankruptcy comprising handling distressed bonds as well as assisting in connection with the issue of new bonds by the PWT group in substitution of the distressed bonds.
  • Appointed as trustee in the bankruptcy estate of Dalle Valle involving 13 cafes and restaurants.
  • Assisting with pre- and post-bankruptcy issues for the Gadegaard healthcare group, including scanning the market for divestment opportunities and subsequently handling the replacement of patients etc.

Denmark > Intellectual property Tier 2

The IP and life sciences team at Lundgrens works in close collaboration with the firm’s other departments to deliver a full-service offering in transactional IP and transfer pricing projects. On the contentious side, the team represents national and international companies in a variety of IP disputes before the Danish courts while the non-contentious work involves life sciences regulatory issues and soft IP and marketing law. According to clients, practice head Nina Ringen is ‘one of the best IP lawyers in Denmark.’

Practice head(s):

Nina Ringen

Other key lawyers:

Søren Danelund Reipurth; Rasmus Vang; Emilie Lerstrøm

Testimonials

‘Delivers above market standard – every time. Very knowledgeable, easily accessible and has a very useful international network for cross-border matters.’

‘Rasmus Vang handles even complex contractual IP matters with a steady hand. Efficiently, on point and on time. Emilie Lerstrøm also stands out as a very talented IP lawyer.’

‘Lundgrens’ IP practice is among the best in Denmark by any standard. All members of the team are talented and experienced and deliver at the highest level. But what makes this team stand out is its impressive level of attention. No matter whom we work with, we can expect to hear from them immediately. Moreover, they always follow up, making sure that we are “ready to go” at our end. When advising, the team always takes into consideration where we are and – even more importantly – where we want to go. These are rare qualities.’

‘Søren Danelund Reipurth is just an amazing adviser. Extremely skilled in IP, Søren is truly a top tier Danish IP lawyer. Moreover, Søren is a true trusted adviser and a great ambassador for our company, which gives him significant edge on the competition. With Søren, you feel that he is part of your team and not “just” an adviser, which is rare.’

‘Lundgrens is the number one choice in Denmark when it comes to IP-related matters. The team at Lundgrens provides excellent legal advice with a practical approach. The team is highly recommended for litigation, prosecutions and IP-transactions.’

‘Our first choice in Denmark within IP enforcement, especially within trade marks and copyrights.’

‘Nina Ringen – one of the very best IP lawyers in Denmark! My go-to-person in Denmark for 10 years. Super good, reliable, extremely likeable and responsive.’

‘All those I meet at Lundgrens go that extra mile for you. They are just brilliant at their job. I have experienced a good business mindset.’

Key clients

Interflora Danmark

G4S

BLAST

Baum und Pferdgarten

Carl Hansen & Søn

Oestergaard

Bauer Media Group

Les Deux

Vice Media

Second Female

Moodagent

Joha

Euro Sko

Contour Design Group

Work highlights

  • Assisted Les Deux, an international fashion brand, with an IP heavy transaction pertaining to the sale of the majority of the shares in Les Deux to the Swedish investment company Röko.
  • Advising world-leading global, integrated security company, G4S, relative to contentious and non-contentious IP related matters.
  • Acted for Ilse Jacobsen in multiple copyright disputes relative to its iconic rubber boots before the Danish courts, including the Danish Supreme Court and Western High Court, one of which paved the way for CJEU’s Cofemel judgement in Denmark.

Denmark > Tax Tier 2

Lundgrens has a broad tax practice, advising on both direct and indirect tax issues, including the restructuring of companies and international tax planning work, as well as litigation proceedings. Practice head Nicolai B. Sørensen specialises in tax litigation and criminal tax law, while Michael Amstrup  handles cases relating to professional liability for accountants and lawyers in tax-related matters. Anders Oreby Hansen left in June 2021 to join an accounting office.

Practice head(s):

Nicolai B. Sørensen

Other key lawyers:

Michael Amstrup; Malene Overgaard

Testimonials

‘Malene Overgaard is my go-to Danish tax lawyer – great with clients, very responsive and technically excellent – equally capable on domestic or cross-border matters.’

‘Good coordination within the team in case of absences, very responsive and quick.’

‘Accessibility, solution orientated, problem-solving.’

‘Goal-oriented, good in problem solving, clever, knowledgeable, precise.’

‘Substantial knowledge in international/cross-border tax matters, especially for individuals. Answers promptly with innovative and substantial suggestions. Extremely good collaboration.’

Key clients

M.J Eriksson Aktieselskab

Stensdal Group A/S

AVN Gruppen A/S

Turkish Airlines Inc.

BRITA Nordic A/S and BRITA GmbH

Convinus

Brunata A/S

AON

International Leman Group

HDI Global Specialty SE (part of Talanx Group)

Work highlights

  • Advised Stensdal Ejendomme A/S and Constructio A/S on a principal tax case regarding the issue of hired-out labour.
  • Advised several US and UK law firms on Danish tax law for high-profile lawsuits in the US and the UK.
  • Represented 400 plaintiffs in a principal tax case before the Danish Supreme Court on the existence of debt and non-recourse terms for the plaintiffs.

Denmark > Banking and finance Tier 3

The banking and finance team at Lundgrens has significant experience in insolvency and restructuring work as well as real estate financings, reflected by practice co-heads Kristian Gustav Andersson and Lars Kjær ‘s expertise in these respective areas. The team is also strong in financings in the oil and gas sector, advising one of the major players in this area, Norwegian Energy Company (Noreco).

Testimonials

‘The team is highly skilled within structuring and understanding complex structures. They are solution-driven and always available. Our company deals with lawyers within Real Estate and Financing as cross-practice cases.’

‘Within the Finance practice, Lars Kjær delivers advice on a very high level, understanding our needs and still combines it with advice based upon the law. He comes highly recommended.’

‘They are outstanding.’

‘Fully dedicated team, great experience and speedy responses.’

Key clients

Noreco Oil & Gas

Spar Nord A/S

NREP A/S (Nordic Real Estate Partners A/S)

Artha Investment Management A/S

Scope Investment Management A/S

Danske Bank A/S

Nordea Bank Danmark A/S

Nordic Trustee & Agency AB

Blackbrook

Jyske Bank A/S

Sydbank A/S

Work highlights

  • Assisted NREP with a financing package of around DKK1bn for the UN17 sustainable residential project.
  • Assisted Spar Nord A/S with the project financing of DKK535m to the Finnish CapMan group.
  • Assisted investment manager Blackbrook on several financings of DKK500m.

Denmark > Insurance Tier 3

Denmark > Media and entertainment Tier 3

Lundgrens has experience across a broad range of media and entertainment sectors, including the esports and wider sports industries, as well as traditional and digital media. The department also houses experts in data protection, IP and technology mandates. Practice head Søren Danelund Reipurth is an esports expert and a regular adviser to the music industry.

Practice head(s):

Søren Danelund Reipurth

Other key lawyers:

Christian Scherfig

Testimonials

‘Their ability to quickly pull together specialists in different areas and can associate with the problem quickly and effectively.’

‘Another quality is their flexibility and understanding of urgency. I can contact my adviser 24 hours a day almost and not be worried that I will be billed outrageous but taken seriously.’

Key clients

BLAST

Bauer Media

Joachim Andersen

Moodagent

Vice Media

IFPI Denmark

DBC Digital

About Vintage

Work highlights

  • Advising Danish BLAST, the company behind the worldwide Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament BLAST Premier, in relation to various intellectual property matters.
  • Advised Danish football player Joachim Andersen on his contract with Stellar Group and his transfers to Lyon, Fulham F.C. and Crystal Palace.
  • Representing Moodagent, a new international music streaming service that creates playlists based on the listener’s mood, in all matters pertaining to intellectual property rights.

Denmark > Employment Tier 4

Lundgrens advises a broad range of clients, including listed companies, SMEs and public authorities on the full spectrum of employment law issues. Anne Marie Abrahamson leads the team and has significant experience in assisting international clients with setting up business in Denmark. The group also advises on HR compliance, whistleblower schemes, freelancers and temporary employees as well as employee disputes. Marie Louise Aagaard is recommended for her collective bargaining expertise.

Practice head(s):

Anne Marie Abrahamson

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Amazon UK Services Limited

Miele A/S

Paul Smith Denmark ApS

SMIT Subsea Europe B.V.

Deloitte

Løgismose Meyer Group ApS

AON Denmark A/S

Stryker AB, Danish branch

Danish Multiple Sclerosis Society

APC Insurance Brokers A/S

GroupM Nordic

Work highlights

  • Advised SMIT Subsea Europe B.V. on a case relating to whether 200 divers are independent contractors or employees.
  • Advising Paul Smith Denmark ApS on all aspects of Danish employment law, including assisting the company with expanding the business in Denmark.
  • Advising Eltel Network on all aspects of employment law, including in relation to any employment, terminations, handling of TUPE questions, training and restrictive covenants.

The firm: Lundgrens is a leading law firm in Denmark with a strong client base comprising domestic and international clients, including institutional investors, banks, financial institutions, private equity funds and investors, listed and non-listed companies, public bodies, multinational corporates and insurance companies. The firm has around 170 employees of whom 26 are partners and 100 are lawyers. In addition to Denmark the firm covers Greenland and the Faroe Islands.

Practice Areas
Banking and finance: The group advises a broad range of Danish and international banks, mezzanine providers, sponsors, originators and corporates on all aspects of banking and finance elaw, including acquisition finance and leveraged finance syndicated; real estate finance and asset backed finance structured finance; financial institutions, financial services and investment funds.

Capital markets: The group advises issuers, shareholders, underwriters and other stakeholders on all aspects of capital markets law, including: IPOs; listings of companies on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen A/S; mandatory and voluntary take-over bids; de-listings; verifications disclosure requirements; and structuring of investment vehicles and funds.

Dispute resolution: The group advises domestic and international clients on both litigation and arbitration matters and regularly act as arbitrators in domestic as well as international disputes. The team acts on ground-breaking landmark disputes related to, inter alia, commercial contractual matters, M&A, financial services, insolvency, professional liability, commercial real estate, tax law, insurance law, public law and IP.

Employment and labour: The group provides legal services within all legal aspects relating to the relationship between employer and employee.

Insurance: The group has a unique insight into and advises a wide range of Danish and international insurance companies and other market players on all aspects of insurance law, including professional liability, director’s liability, accountant’s liability, attorney’s liability, financial institutions’ liability, and regulatory and compliance.

Intellectual property: The group advises on all IP matters assisting on establishing, commercialising and enforcing IP rights; establishment and maintenance of portfolios of IP rights; negotiation and preparation of IP contracts; handling of all types of conflicts pertaining to IP or marketing practices, including injunctions, search orders, invalidity proceedings, civil proceedings and enforcement programs (parallel import and anti-counterfeit) and matters before administrative complaints boards in Denmark and in Europe.

Corporate/M&A: Regarding M&A, the group advises on all aspects of share and/or business transactions, acquisitions and disposals, mergers and demergers, take-over bids and establishment of joint ventures. The group has acted for many Danish and international industrial and institutional investors and is experienced with complex transactions in Denmark as well as cross-border. Regarding corporate law, the group has vast experience with handling all corporate matters, including management and employee incentive programs.

Real estate and construction: The team offers legal services to the real estate sector in every aspect of real estate, construction and real estate financing to national and international commercial clients. The eservices provided are wide-ranging and include real estate transactions (asset or share transactions), investment structures, real estate due diligence as well as lease matters and disputes, real estate finance and property tax, construction and procurement, real estate development, PPP and PFI, planning matters, environmental and dispute resolution.

Insolvency and restructuring: The group advises Danish blue-chip companies, SMEs and private equity funds as well as financial institutions and pension funds (as lenders). The group advises on all aspects of insolvency law, including restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings, divestments and reorganisations and arrangements with creditors and transfer of bankrupt businesses. The work includes advising on: creditor, bondholder and security agent representation; security reviews and enforcements; portfolio and distressed debt sales; directors’ duties; out-of-court restructurings; debt for equity swaps; and general insolvency litigation.

Tax: The tax group focuses on tax advice in connection with M&A and real estate transactions and structuring, pension fund investments, private equity transactions, litigation of tax and VAT cases, and criminal tax cases. The tax group has great experience in representing clients before the administrative authorities and the courts in Denmark. The group advises on Danish and international tax law, including tax advice in connection with restructuring of companies, optimization of transaction structures, international tax planning and transfer pricing.

Environment: The group is known for its ability to efficiently handle complex matters and projects of an environmental character in a timely manner, as well as for developing practical strategies for clients within a given legal frame set up and working to tight timeframes where needed. The group handles complex projects involving the development of real estate, as well as those involving nature protection and environmental regulation in a broader sense. Also, the group assists public authorities or real estate developers with briefs on the legal aspects and relative ranking of multiple (often complex) environmental laws.

EU and competition: The group organises and reviews public-private projects of many kinds with respect to the EU public procurement and state aid rules. The group has significant experience within various sectors, including welfare technology, infrastructure, construction, IT, healthcare and medical devices. The group is deeply involved in several “second generation” public-private projects regarding new business models such as public-private joint ventures, concession models, BIDs in connection with e.g. Smart City and Big Data projects. The group advises public bodies and private undertakings – Danish and international – participating in market dialogue and public procurement procedures, including complex procedures such as competitive dialogues, the new innovation partnership procedure and PPP projects. Moreover, the group has strong expertise in advising international and Danish companies on all competition law issues.

Information technology: The information technology group has a strong focus on Data Protection. The highly certified team offers clients a one-stop-shop for all matters related to personal data, from planning and implementing compliance projects to handling loss of personal data due to security breaches, and anything in-between. The group also advises on both the Supplier and Buyer sides. The areas of expertise include: system acquisitions, ystem development, including apps, outsourcing, including cloud solutions, software licences, e-commerce and IT security.

DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Corporate/M&A Christian Scherfigcsc@lundgrens.dk+45 2025 6855
Dispute Resolution Dan Terkildsendat@lundgrens.dk+45 2811 9513
EU and Competition Michael Alstrømmma@lundgrens.dk+45 2070 1005
Employment and Labour Anne Marie Abrahamsonama@lundgrens.dk+45 2154 9010
Information Technology Sona Margaryan Jørgensensona@lundgrens.dk+45 2510 0587
Insolvency and Restructuring Kristian Gustav Anderssonkra@lundgrens.dk+45 2524 5117
Intellectual Property Nina Ringennri@lundgrens.dk+45 2524 5109
Real Estate and Construction Tobias Viethatv@lundgrens.dk+45 3061 2224
Banking & Finance Lars Kjærlkj@lundgrens.dk+45 2524 5112
Capital Markets Peter Bruun Nikolajsenpbn@lundgrens.dk+45 2476 7683
Environment Søren Hilbertshi@lundgrens.dk+45 2929 0393
Number of lawyers : 100
Number of partners : 26
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