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Innova Advokatfirma

Denmark > Real estate and construction

Innova Advokatfirma houses a ‘perfect‘ team, which provides ‘thorough and relevant‘ advice on property transfers. Group co-head Elisabet Villadsen Jensen primarily advises on M&A real estate matters, in addition to project development, leasing, and financing issues. Rated by clients as ‘one of Denmark’s leading lawyers‘, fellow co-head Christian Lomborg Jessen is a construction consultation specialist who frequently represents domestic contractors and operators in disputes.

Practice head(s):

Elisabet Villadsen Jensen; Christian Lomborg Jessen


‘Christian Lomborg Jessen and his team stand for honesty, diligence and commitment. Christian is one of Denmark’s leading lawyers.’

‘It’s the perfect team, we could never imagine using anyone else. You always get the feeling that you are the most important customer, and the service is top notch. They give thorough and relevant advice.’

‘Christian Lomborg Jessen is the best lawyer for construction law in Denmark.’

Key clients

TAG DK København

Bellevue Ejendomsinvest


Bach Invest

Nobia Denmark

Aura Installation

John Drejer

Ejendomsselskabet Olav de Linde

Byggefirmaet Knudsgaard


P. Olesen

Bytømreren Group

CJ Group

Knudsgaard Invest


Jørgen Lund Frederiksen

Akademiingeniør Svend Poulsen

Klitte og Jensen


Laursens Realskole

B & D Holding af 1998

Murerfirmaet Kiil & Nielsen

Markusminde Ejendomme

Clausen & Klausen Holding

Ejendomsholdingselskabet 2020

POP2 ApS (Clearhaus Technik A/S)

Powercon Holding

AA Holding af 1.1.1989

CL Invest Mårslet I/S/Carsten Gustafsen ApS

DK Roof

Hjernø Gustafsen

Stroyer Development

Gundersen Ejendomme

Aarhus Street Food

MD Anlæg Sjælland

LRK Bolig

Frejada Holding ApS

Ejendomsselskabet Dalgas A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised MD Anlaeg Sjaelland on Frederiksberg municipality’s cancellation of the main contract for the construction of the Frederiksberg Swim Center.
  • Advised Washbox on the conclusion of a framework agreement with Circle K on the production and delivery of car washes to Circle K’s Norwegian gas stations.
  • Advised Byhaven Silkeborg ApS (Bach Invest and LLG A/S) on the housing project ‘Byhaven’ which has 98 apartments. The firm advised on ownership and investment agreements, purchase of land, negotiation and conclusion of a contract with the contractor.

Denmark > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Innova Advokatfirma‘s ‘exceptionally professional, skilled, and efficient‘ team primarily advises owner-managed, privately owned companies within the private healthcare sector, including dental and physiotherapy clinics. ‘Very experienced and professional‘ M&A specialist Rasmus Lundorf Thursgaard heads up the practice, often advising companies and private equity funds within the telecoms, food and beverage, and media sectors.

Practice head(s):

Rasmus Lundorf Thusgaard

Other key lawyers:

Peter Gerken; Jørgen Lillelund Olsen


‘The team has considerable experience in the field. They work intensively and persistently.’

‘Rasmus Lundorf Thusgaard has considerable experience. He works in a solution-oriented manner with a focus on the client’s needs. I can give Rasmus the warmest recommendations.’

The team is super dynamic, insightful, extremely efficient, accessible, and focused on their work.’

‘They focus on empowerment of their associates providing them with ample opportunities to grow and excel…and on top of that they have a wonderful spirit and sense of humour.’

‘Innova’s partners are exceptionally professional, skilled, and efficient. They have been very helpful in recommending me to key people in their extensive networks, which has proven very, very valuable.’

‘Professional angle on many different topics. Always ready to support, and to view a case in a different way to become a winner!’

‘Rasmus Lundorf Thusgaard is a very experienced and professional M&A lawyer who did his utmost to represent us in the best way possible. We felt like we were in good hands from day 1.’

Key clients

Brandfix A/S


Future Food A/S

Billigblomst Adm. A/S

Koncenton A/S

Obton A/S

Clearhaus Holding ApS


Gunderup Grus- og Stenleje ApS

Decoplant A/S

Anavo P/S

Schriversk ApS



No Zebra ApS

LEAD – Enter Next Level A/S

Little Studio ApS

Gundal ApS


OurTradeHub ApS

Zignifikant ApS

Retio ApS

Hjernø Gustafsen A/S

Jysk Totalservice ApS

Grandville ApS

SB Group ApS

Henning Kjeldsen Holding ApS

Work highlights

  • Advised IT-PM ApS (and others) on the sale of FUTBIN – a market leading FIFA community platform – to Better Collective A/S – a global sports betting media group listed on NASDAQ Stockholm.
  • Advised Billigblomst Adm. ApS on the purchase of a plant centre in Hilleroed, Denmark.
  • Advised KEHE Holding ApS (and others) on the sale of KAMF A/S to Rego Silicones ApS.

INNOVA is a modern and innovative law firm that combines new thinking and practical business sense at a highly professional level for the advantage of our clients.

Department Name Email Telephone
M&A Rasmus Lundorf Thusgaard +45 6019 5670
Dispute Resolution Peter Gerken +45 8613 2800
Real Estate and Construction Christian Lomborg Jessen +45 8613 2800
Real Estate and Construction Elisabet Villadsen Jensen +45 53746132
Managing Partner : Lars Bentsen
Head of HR : Elisabet Villadsen Jensen
Family Law Europe



TESTIMONIAL: “Peter Gerken is highly qualified and experienced in the area of corporate Commercial. He is always the guarantor of delivering sound advice with the aim of bringing value to our business.”



TESTIMONIAL: “Extremely knowledgeable lawyer Peter Gerken has always provided us with sound advice with an eye for the financial aspects of the matter. Peter’s advice is deeply rooted in his great experience within the field of Corporate Commercial and we highly recommend him.”



TESTIMONIAL: “In my opinion, dedicated, creative, and a very pragmatic lawyer Peter Gerken always gives the best legal advice whilst always striving for commercially top results. I warmly recommend Peter as a strong lawyer within the area of Corporate Commercial.”

CLIENT: MORTEN SOLVEIT, GENERAL COUNSEL, Group Head of Risk at Admiral Insurance Group


TESTIMONIAL: “I regard Peter Gerken as a clever, extremely knowledgeable, and highly experienced lawyer within the area of Corporate Commercial. Based on his practical sense and decency, Peter brings true value to our business”

At INNOVA, we believe diversity drives and fuels our innovation and business integrity, and we value diversity as an opportunity to leverage the power of differences.

We aim to uphold a culture in which we value and utilize the diverse backgrounds, experiences, perspectives, and expertise of our people – partners, clients, stakeholders, and staff. We recruit the best and the brightest and thus appreciate different ways of thinking and ways of working. Our interactions with each other support a foundation built on mutual respect, allowing us to serve our diverse range of client matters optimally.

As a law firm that mainly practices corporate law, INNOVA appreciates good business conduct. And our commitment to maintaining ourselves as an inclusive workplace is integral to our approach to doing business: it enables us to accommodate our clients’ needs and expectations in diverse markets and engage fully with the communities in which we operate.

We hold the fundamental belief that differences in talents, backgrounds, experiences, and cultures make the practice of law not only more enjoyable but also better serve our clients by providing innovative and creative solutions for business and legal problems.

Pro Bono & CSR
At INNOVA, we commit to pro bono initiatives with the same intense focus and dedication to service excellence which we strive to deliver to all our clients.

We strongly encourage our attorneys to commit to the wider community by devoting to social awareness as well as undertaking various pro bono cases ranging from granting free legal advice to a range of individuals and organisations.

Also, attorney-at-law Elisabet Villadsen Jensen continuously provides free resources to “Mødrehjælpen” (“Mothers’ Social Aid”) and “Det Gode Testamente”.