Mrs Malene Eigtved > NJORD Law Firm > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

NJORD Law Firm
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Work Department

Dispute resolution, Insolvency and restructuring, Probate and private law


Malene Eigtved is a certified insolvency lawyer, and handles all aspects within insolvency and restructuring. Regardless of whether Malene Eigtved represents a major financial creditor, renders advice to a company in distress, or acts as the liquidator in an estate in liquidation, it is done with commitment to the client/estate and focus on creating as much value as possible for the client/estate through professionalism and dialogue.

As a licensed administrator with the City Court of Hillerød, Malene Eigtved also deals with the administration of the estates of deceased persons, succession law, and the drafting of wills and prenuptial agreements. Through dialogue and professionalism, Malene Eigtved focuses on considering the various needs and interests that exist in the estates and ensuring that the winding up of an estate will be free of too many disputes and will go as smoothly as possible.

Furthermore, Malene Eigtved advises on conflict management, conducts litigations and renders general advice in relation to commercial law. Malene Eigtved is a certified mediator, and works from a wish to obtain lasting solutions that will result in an intrinsic value for the client. This is obtained through focus on the client’s interests, needs and worries, which is why Malene Eigtved acts as mediator.


NJORD Law Firm (formerly MAQS Law Firm), associate partner (2008 -); Acting as a High Court Judge in the Danish Eastern High Court (2006-2008); Plesner Law Firm, department of Insolvency and Reconstruction (2001-2006); Duputy Judge under the Danish Ministry of Justice, later the National Courts Administration (1994-2001)


Danish, Swedish, and English


Member of Advokatsamfundet (The Danish Bar and Law Society); Danish Insolvency Lawyers


Certified mediator (2015); Admitted to the High Court of Denmark (2009); Admitted to the Danish Bar(1999); University of Copenhagen, Master of Law (1994)