Nikolaj Bjørnholm is an experienced litigator and is one of the few tax lawyers having appeared before the Supreme Court more than 15 times since 2000. He has authored books and published articles in both Danish and international tax journals, and he is correspondent to European Taxation and has been correspondent to Tax Notes International and BNA/Bloomberg.
Nikolaj Bjørnholm spent five months with the EU Commission after which he has worked as a lawyer (partner) with some of the major Danish / Scandinavian law firms; Bech-Bruun (1992-2010); Hannes Snellman (2011-2013); and Plesner (2014-2016). In 2016 he founded Bjørnholm Law together with Bodil Tolstrup, whom he since 2005 has worked together with in tax controversy matters.
Nikolaj Bjørnholm is a member of the International Bar Association (officer of the Taxation Committee 2003–2004 and 2009-2010); the American Bar Association; the International Fiscal Association; The Danish Bar Association; and the Danish Tax Lawyer Association.
Nikolaj Bjørnholm graduated from the University of Copenhagen in 1991 (LLM) and the Copenhagen Business School in 1996 (Diploma in Economics).