Mr Karsten Gudmand-Høyer > NJORD Law Firm > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

NJORD Law Firm
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Work Department

Real Estate & Construction Law, Insurance & Reinsurance, Dispute Resolution


Karsten Gudmand-Høyer is one of the leading experts within the field of counselling and legal proceedings regarding consultant’s liability – mainly in connection with cases relating to professional liability of lawyers, accountants, board of directors, and real estate agents.

Furthermore, Karsten Gudmand-Høyer has significant experience advising on real estate, including purchase and sale of properties and collection of mortgage credit debts/compulsory sales, contract law, and legal proceedings.

Karsten Gudmand-Høyer is counselling and conducting cases for a number of influential companies, e.g. AIG A/S, Codan A/S, and HDI Gerling A/S.

Karsten Gudmand-Høyer is a board member of several Companies.


NJORD Law Firm, partner (2015-); MAQS Law Firm, partner (2013-2014);  Bang + Regnarsen Advokater, partner (2001-2012); Practising lawyer in shared office facilities in Copenhagen (1993-2001); August Jørgensen og Partnere i Hillerød, assistant attorney and attorney (1983-1993)


Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, and English.


Member of Foreningen af Procedureadvokater; Member of Network for Compensatory Damages, Liability and Insurance; Member of the ethical committee of NJORD


Admitted to the Supreme Court of Denmark (1993); Admitted to the Danish Bar(1985); University of Copenhagen, Master of Law (1982)

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Insurance

NJORD Law Firm specialises in insurance disputes, with a focus on litigation and arbitration concerning professional liability, including lawyers’ liability and auditor liability, business and product liability, cargo insurance claims and all other types of recourse claims on behalf of a variety of key industry players. Practice head Rasmus Paus Torp has considerable expertise in business, product and professional liability, whilst Karsten Gudmand-Høyer has over 20 years’ experience in professional liability mandates.