Firm Profile > Clemens > Aarhus, Denmark


Denmark > Data privacy and data protection Tier 2

The Aarhus-based practice at Clemens has a notable track record in data protection project management work, enabling the team to assist clients with the implementation of GDPR compliance programmes in particular. 'Extremely knowledgeable' group head Tommy Angermair is experienced in the employment aspects of data issues; elsewhere within the larger group, the 'incredibly skilled' Camilla Fink heads up the data privacy team.

Practice head(s):

Tommy Angermair; Camilla Fink


‘Camilla Sand Fink is an incredibly skilled person within her field. Not only does she have the theoretical knowledge when it comes to GDPR, but she has also worked with it in practice. She is understanding, and listens, and has a nice approach on how to handle things.’ 

‘We have had the great opportunity to work with Camilla Sand Fink, who is helping us with GDPR compliance. Until now I have been very happy with the knowledge of the area and the willingness to seek solutions which can be implemented in practice.’

‘Clemens always provide tangible and operationally manageable solutions to challenges regarding data privacy and data protection. Their pragmatic approach to complex challenges makes this practice unique and they have a broad and deep knowledge on the subject.’ 

‘Competent and in-depth specialist knowledge about GDPR.’

‘Clemens’ data privacy team is one of the most knowledgeable DP teams and in addition to that possesses extensive practical experience from various types of organisations.’

‘Tommy Angermair is always available, pragmatic and very competent in the areas where he is a specialist. ’

‘Clemens is an exceptional firm on so many fronts. Data privacy and data protection is just one area where they shine. As the rules and regulations around privacy and security continue to evolve, I appreciate the thoughtful approach Clemens takes to the matter. They provide well-researched, clear guidance and recommendations.’

‘Tommy Angermair is extremely knowledgeable in the intricacies of Denmark regulations, but also brings to the conversation a deep understanding of best practices amongst companies and what employees expect of top employers.’

Key clients


Universal Robots

Mobile Industrial Robots


XL-BYG a.m.b.a.

Tømmergaarden A/S

CF Petersen & Søn A/S

Brejnholt Gruppen



Boligforeningen Ringgården

Vestjylland Forsikring

Beumer Group

Work & Co

Heidrick & Struggles



Mjølner Informatics

Kyocera Unimerco Tooling

Frontmatec Group

Soerensen Leather



Loyalty Factory

Denmark > Dispute resolution Tier 3

While instructed in IP and management liability claims, Clemens' practice is underpinned by its expertise in real estate and construction disputes. Experienced in commercial leasing issues, it also handles construction claims relating to deficiencies, damages and contract breaches. Group head Søren Hammer Westmark has experience representing clients before the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board, the Danish Supreme Court and other local courts.

Practice head(s):

Søren Hammer Westmark


‘One point of contact / fast communication / no bottlenecks.’

‘Specialised and with good qualifications/competences.’

‘A good solid team of lawyers, always available, and quickly on top of the issues they shall solve for us.’

‘They are very experienced in disputes relating to lease matters. Always easy to reach and communicate with and good at suggesting alternative options.’

Key clients

Salling Group A/S

Danske Bank A/S

Den Jyske Sparekasse

Nordheat Danmark A/S

Sewatech ApS

Denmark > Real estate and construction Tier 3

Clemens’ practice is best known for handling commercial leasing matters and disputes in the real estate sector. In addition to its contentious capabilities, the group also advises clients on the purchase and sale of commercial properties and real estate development projects. Names to note include Simon Langvardt Müller and Harry R. Andreasen, who both regularly assist clients with the drafting and negotiation of lease agreements.

Other key lawyers:

Simon Langvardt Müller; Harry R. Andreasen; Søren Hammer Westmark; Lars Mumm; Kim Nielsen; Lene Lausen

Key clients

Salling Group A/S

Bestseller A/S

Synoptik A/S

Telia Danmark, Filial af Telia Nättjanster Norden AB, Sverige

Deichmann Sko ApS

IC Group A/S

Coop Danmark A/S

Telenor A/S

MHI Vestas Offshore Wind A/S

Officelab A/S

A/S El-Salg

Ejendomsselskabet Olav de Linde


I/S Lorenzen Ejendomme

Søstrene Grenes Import A/S


Ball Wholesale ApS

Byggeselskab Mogens de Linde A/S

Boligkontoret Aarhus

Boligforeningen Ringgaarden

The Cosmo Group


Løvbjerg Supermarked A/S



Eriksen Entreprise A/S

DOMI Bolig

Denmark > Employment Tier 4

While particularly active in 2020 with Covid relief advice, corporate restructurings and mass redundancies, Clemens has extensive experience across a wide range of areas. Team co-head Tommy Angermair has additional expertise in bonus and share-based remuneration schemes and the employment aspects of M&A and outsourcing transactions, while fellow practice head Mette Neve is a ‘first-rate’ contentious employment expert.

Practice head(s):

Tommy Angermair; Mette Neve


‘I work closely with Mette Neve and she always provides excellent legal advice and sparring. She is very engaged and reverts asap on queries.’

‘Incredibly user friendly. Tommy Angermair and his team are so commercial and responsive.’

‘Tommy is just fantastic. It’s so helpful that he’s a leading expert in data protection issues as well. He really understands international businesses.’

‘Mette Neve is a first-class attorney whom we trust with all our employment cases. She has the ability to transform heavy legal terms into terms we can understand. Our experience from court cases is that she demonstrates calmness, overview, detailed memory and a convincing rhetoric.’ 

‘Tommy Angermair is exceptional. Highly engaging, pays attention and really seeks to understand your individual business to provide appropriate solutions and advice. Very practical and pragmatic advice to deliver results.’

‘Mette Neve is a very committed and professional lawyer with very high integrity. She engages in her client, a good listener, very thorough and a true expert in her field.’

‘Mette provides timely, accurate, efficient and professional counsel, her extensive knowledge and experience in employment law and focused attention to detail is impeccable, leaving no stone unturned.’

‘The main thing for me is the responsiveness and the relentless work around the clock to help you as a client. If you need to get something done here and now in a quality way this is your firm.’

Key clients


Georg Jensen


Heidrick & Struggles

Flying Tiger Copenhagen

Emerson Corporation

Gilead Sciences




Qatar Airways

Bureau Veritas


Work & Co

Kramp Danmark


Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Vestas Offshore Wind

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Denmark > Intellectual property Tier 4

Rasmus Munk Nielsen and Simon Langvardt Müller lead the team at Clemens, which assists clients with the commercialisation and protection of IP rights, including trade marks, designs, copyrights and patents. The group has experience acting for clients on the protection and enforcement of IP rights through litigation and arbitration proceedings, especially in patent infringement and counterfeit matters.

Practice head(s):

Rasmus Munk Nielsen; Simon Langvardt Müller


‘When I email or call regarding an inquiry, I get to talk to a competent employee who can help me.’

‘I primarily use Rasmus Munk Nielsen to assist me in drafting international trade agreements. Rasmus is very competent and a great help for a small company like ours.’

Key clients

Speedtsberg A/S

Nordheat Danmark A/S

Mjølner Informatics A/S

Liebherr-Danmark ApS

Unipak A/S

Aerovit A/S

User IT ApS

Interflora Danmark A/S

Sewatech ApS

The firm: CLEMENS Law advises on all aspects of corporate and commercial law and has significant international experience.

The firm can trace its roots back to 1965 and over the years has grown to become a significant mid-size law firm known for being highly qualified and specialised within a number of areas (as described in more detail below).

The firm is constantly focused on providing advice, which is of very high quality, business-focused and pragmatic.

The firm chooses its employees and lawyers with great care and continuously educates and trains them, so that it can serve its clients in the best possible way. The culture at CLEMENS Law is open-minded and non-hierarchical and the firm encourages its employees to share ideas and think creatively. CLEMENS Law advises both foreign and Danish clients and advises all sizes of companies.

Within the firm’s special competences, it advises some of the largest companies in Denmark.

Areas of practice: CLEMENS Law is highly specialized within the areas of (i) real estate, (ii) dispute resolution, (iii) intellectual property and (iv) corporate commercial and M&A.

CLEMENS Law has several attorneys who are entitled to appear before the Danish Supreme Court and the Danish High Courts and the firm handles a very high number of legal proceedings every year before the Danish courts and arbitration tribunals.

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate and commercial; Mergers and acquisitions Dennis Birkeholm Larsen +45 87 32 12 60
Corporate and commercial; Mergers and acquisitions; Contracts Tommi Hjelmdal Ahrenholt +45 87 32 12 49
Dispute resolution; Criminal; Employment; Real estate and construction; Honorary Consul of Sweden Søren Hammer Westmark +45 87 32 12 35
Dispute resolution: Real estate and construction Simon Langvardt Müller +45 87 32 12 77
Real estate and construction Harry Andreasen +45 87 32 12 65
Insolvency Erik Hollensen +45 87 32 12 78
Intellectual property; Contracts; Dispute resolution Rasmus Munk Nielsen +45 87 32 12 38
Employment; Medical Practice Transfers Mette Neve +45 87 32 12 82
Employment; Data privacy and data protection Tommy Angermair +45 87 32 12 51
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Tommi Ahrenholt  photo Mr Tommi Ahrenholt Partner and head of corporate law and mergers and acquisitions (M&A).
Mr Harry Andreasen  photo Mr Harry Andreasen Partner, Attorney at Law
Mr Tommy Angermair  photo Mr Tommy Angermair Attorney at Law, Partner, Head of Employment, Corporate Immigration & Data Protection…
Mr Dennis Birkeholm  photo Mr Dennis Birkeholm Partner, Attorney at Law
 Søren Hammer Westmark  photo Søren Hammer Westmark Partner, Attorney at Law, Honorary Consul of Sweden
 Simon Langvardt Müller  photo Simon Langvardt Müller Partner, Attorney at Law
Mr Rasmus Munk Nielsen photo Mr Rasmus Munk Nielsen Partner, Attorney at Law
Mrs Mette Neve  photo Mrs Mette Neve Attorney at law, Partner
Number of lawyers : 30
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