Firm Profile > KLAR Advokater > Copenhagen, Denmark

KLAR Advokater
Indiakaj 12
DK-2100 Copenhagen

Denmark > Real estate and construction Tier 3

KLAR Advokater has substantial experience in commercial real estate matters, including the sale, purchase and financing of properties; it also has expertise in disputes, development projects and commercial leasing matters, including leaseholds. The team is led by Søren Plomgaard, who advises a range of real estate developers, infrastructure and transport companies, retailers, IT providers and pension funds. Leif Djurhuus joined the group in 2021 from Plesner, and Thomas O. Q. Krüger  departed to Aumento Advokatfirma in late 2020.

Practice head(s):

Søren Plomgaard

Other key lawyers:

Erik Mølenberg; Leif Djurhuus


‘The team has strong experience within real estate – and provides good commercial insight.’

Key clients

Carlsberg A/S

Ferguson Enterprises, Inc.

Voldgiftsinstituttet – The Danish Institute of Arbitration

CPH City & Port Development

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield A/S

Wessel & Vett, Magasin Du Nord

DLG a.m.b.a.

Freja ejendomme as

Cramo Adapteo A/S

Roku Inc. / Roku Denmark ApS

Velliv (former Nordea Liv & Pension), Danish pension fund

SEAS-NVE Holding A/S

SF Management ApS

Denmark > Dispute resolution Tier 4

KLAR Advokater's team is jointly led by Peter C. Kierkegaard and Lotte Noer, who 'has handled many large and complex lawsuits in the fields of professional liability and insurance'. The group also has considerable arbitration experience, regularly appearing before the Danish Institute of Arbitration and the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board. Jeppe Holt regularly acts for clients in real estate and construction disputes.

Practice head(s):

Lotte Noer; Peter C. Kierkegaard

Other key lawyers:

Jeppe Holt


‘Lotte Noer is a highly qualified lawyer that delivers a supreme and transparent service for insurance professionals as well as for our insured clients.’ 

‘The team is highly competent to resolve complex dispute resolution matters within insurance and liability of all kinds. The team’s strengths and key capabilities are to see the issue at hand and point at the solution.’

‘Highly specialised litigators and dedicated commitment. Knowledge of how to win a court case provides a solid foundation for achieving a good outcome.’ 

‘Lotte Noer has extensive experience in litigation in all courts in Denmark and detailed knowledge of all procedural rules governing such cases.’ 

‘Lotte Noer is an outstanding professional when it comes to dispute resolution; hard-working, passionate, diligent, persistent in understanding the full picture to be able to provide the best advice and act on it.’

‘Lotte Noer has handled many large and complex lawsuits in the fields of professional liability and insurance. She is a very experienced and skilled lawyer with good judgment. In addition, she is a really good strategist and an incredibly strong communicator.’

‘Lotte Noer is an experienced and strong litigator with a deep knowledge of her field. She communicates clearly and delivers on strategy.’

Key clients

Carlsberg A/S

DLG a.m.b.a.

Stark Danmark A/S

Intrum A/S

Hansen & Langeland ApS

SEAS-NVE Holding ApS

Bach Gruppen København A/S

ISS Facility Services A/S

Hi3G Denmark ApS

Copa Copenhagen Patents K/S

KLAR Law Firm is a medium size law firm in Copenhagen, Denmark with approximately 25 fee-earners (9 partners). KLAR was founded in 2009 by current partners Peter Christian Kierkegaard and Søren Plomgaard.

Main practice areas include commercial real estate, corporate anc commercial, dispute resolution and insurance.

KLAR exclusively acts within business law and does not advise on private law matters. KLAR’s specialty is acting on small to medium size matters for larger clients, however, the firm also services small to medium size businesses.

The partners at KLAR Law Firm have all been trained with tier-1 law firms in Denmark and have a broad range of experience both as external and in-house counsels and some have also served in commercial/managerial roles.

Real estate and construction: Within real estate and construction law, the partners Søren Plomgaard, Erik Mølenberg and Jeppe Holt all have 15+ years’ experience. On 1 January 2021 Leif Djurhuus joined the firm. Leif is ranked as a senior statesman as regards real estate and with more than 40 years of experience, he has built an extensive reputation within commercial real estate.

The partners are backed up by a team of eight attorneys, assistant attorneys, and legal interns. Today, KLAR is a real estate firm with extensive experience within the Copenhagen area. The dedicated team provides a full range of advisory services, including development projects, transactions, leaseholds, dispute resolution etc.

All with backgrounds from Tier 1 firms (Bruun & Hjejle and Plesner), Søren, Erik, Leif and Jeppe provide service of high quality from KLAR Law Firm’s cost-efficient set-up.

The strategy of the commercial real estate department is to attract large clients with medium to large sized matters offering them a time efficient, partner-present experience with legal advice of the highest quality. Most of the commercial real estate department’s clients are served on a day-to-day basis for a wide range of different legal matters within real estate and construction Law. KLAR is by many of its clients perceived as the number one choice for day-to-day legal counselling concerning different real estate matters.

Dispute resolution practice: Within dispute resolution, the partners Peter C. Kierkegaard, Lotte Noer, Jeppe Holt, Leif Djurhuus, Daniel J. Pedersen and Casper H. Grønnegaard all have +10 years’ experience. They are backed up by a team of five attorneys and associate attorneys.

KLAR Law Firm strives to provide solution-oriented and straightforward legal advice. A cornerstone of the practice is the high degree of partner attention to clients’ matters. Clients include both domestic and multinational corporations, financial institutions, organizations and associations.

When hired, we establish a strategy for the handling of the case, including a risk analysis, as well as an analysis of alternatives to court proceedings, i.e. possibilities of settlement, mediation, and other options related to dispute resolution. We assess the financial complications of initiating a lawsuit in relation to alternative solutions.

The team focuses on litigation regarding corporate/commercial, real estate and insurance/torts, fronted by Peter Kierkegaard and Lotte Noer, who handle some of the biggest and most complex claims in Denmark (the Danske Bank case and the EIK Bank case). Litigation within real estate and construction is fronted by Leif Djurhuus, Jeppe Holt and Casper Hauberg Grønnegaard. Daniel James Pedersen is in charge of global debt collector Intrum’s litigation portfolio. The team conduct cases at all levels of the judicial system, including the Supreme Court.

The team is experienced in the specific procedural rules for various types of arbitration, including the rules for evidence admission, written witness statements and unilaterally commissioned expert statements. The team’s arbitration experience includes cases brought before the Danish Institute of Arbitration, the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board, ICC and ad hoc arbitration tribunals.

Department Name Email Telephone
Commercial Real Estate Søren Plomgaard +45 51 60 12 13
Commercial Real Estate Erik Mølenberg +45 61 70 73 00
Commercial Real Estate Jeppe Holt +45 41 11 72 91
Commercial Real Estate Leif Djurhuus + 45 23 44 12 95
Dispute Resolution Peter Christian Kierkegaard + 45 29 70 15 10
Dispute Resolution Lotte Noer + 45 51 53 13 09
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Leif Djurhuus photo Mr Leif Djurhuus Leif advises Danish and international clients on all aspects of real property,…
Mr Casper Grønnegaard  photo Mr Casper Grønnegaard Casper is a partner in KLAR Advokater’s Dispute Resolution Team and Corporate…
Mr Jeppe Holt  photo Mr Jeppe Holt Jeppe has particular expertise in real estate and litigation. He advises Danish…
Mr Niels Grove Jensen  photo Mr Niels Grove Jensen Niels is a partner in KLAR Advokater’s Corporate & Commercial Team and…
Mr Peter Christian Kierkegaard  photo Mr Peter Christian Kierkegaard Peter C. Kierkegaard is partner in KLAR Advokater’s Dispute Resolution Team and…
 Erik Mølenberg  photo Erik Mølenberg Erik advises on real estate with a particular focus on shopping centres.…
 Lotte Noer photo Lotte Noer Lotte Noer is partner in KLAR Advokater’s Dispute Resolution Team. Lotte assists…
Mr Daniel James Pedersen  photo Mr Daniel James Pedersen Daniel is a partner in KLAR Advokater’s Dispute Resolution Team. He has…
 Søren Plomgaard  photo Søren Plomgaard Søren advises on all aspects of real estate, including residential and commercial…
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