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Haugaard | Braad
Skibbrogade 3, 3. sal
CVR 32 77 36 80

Denmark > Environment Tier 2

Based in Aarlborg, Haugaard | Braad houses a team which is praised for its ‘outstanding knowledge and insight‘ into domestic and EU environmental legislation. The team principally assists municipalities with environmental protection work, flooding matters and water framework issues. Practice head Flemming Elbaek primarily advises domestic manufacturing and utility companies, using his ‘profound insight‘ into environmental and public law.

Practice head(s):

Flemming Elbæk

Other key lawyers:

Helle Ina Elmer


‘Haugaard|Braad have great knowledge of environmental EU-law. Flemming Elbæk is an up and coming expert and a go to lawyer within environmental law. He has profound insight into the interface between politics and regulation, and its application to business.’

‘The team has a very high level of competence in skilfully navigating environmental regulation. They are really skilled lawyers who have a great insight into both national, EU and international environmental legislation.’

‘Flemming Elbæk is very competent person with a broad insight into environmental law, who is also very skilled using his broad law and engineering knowledge.’

‘Haugaard|Braad has a great team of highly qualified lawyers with focus on delivering high quality counselling. Aside from this, they deliver guidance for the customer when navigating the law.’

‘Highly specialised staff with outstanding knowledge and insight in regulations and practice on legal aspects of environment and nature protection. The practice has high level specialists.’

‘Helle Ina Elmer is probably the foremost lawyer in Denmark when it comes to the EU EIA-Directive. Every company that needs guidance through the maze of EU legislation can safely contact Helle Ina Elmer.’

Key clients

Port of Aalborg

Municipality of Rebild

Municipality of Horsens

Municipality of Brønderslev

Danfoss A/S

Aarhus Vand A/S (Utilities of Aarhus)

Danish Horticulture

Nomi4s i/s

Danish Agriculture and Food Council

Aalborg Portland A/S

HOFOR A/S (Utilities of Copenhagen)

By & Havn I/S

Topsøe A/S

European Energy A/S

KLAR Forsyning A/S (Utilities of the municipalities of Køge,Greve, Solrød og Stevns)

DIN Forsyning A/S (Utilities of the municipalities of Esbjergand Varde)

Fors A/S (Utilities of the municipalities of Holbæk, Lejre andRoskilde)

Work highlights

  • Advising HOFOR A/S on the EIA and permits regarding Regnemark Vandværk which will be the largest water plant in Denmark.
  • Advising the Municipality of Horsens on the planning regarding a business area and planning and construction of a road connecting the city of Horsens with motorway E45.
  • Advising Danfoss A/S on the clean-up of a highly contaminated site, Himmark Strand, in terms of soil. The site is among the 10 most contaminated sites in Denmark and is classified as a “generational soil pollution”.

Denmark > Insolvency Tier 3

Haugaard | Braad houses a ‘great‘ team which specialises in acting as court-appointed administrator on the restructuring of construction and industrial companies. Anders Braad leads the team from Aalborg, and often handles court determined restructurings of agricultural farms, including dairy and pig farms, and biogas companies; Braad also advises on forced sales and compulsory agreements.

Practice head(s):

Anders Braad

Other key lawyers:

Rasmus Haugaard


‘Great team, great cooperation, and high level of personal service combined with a high level of skills.’

‘Anders Braad has a high level of empathy for the clients in trouble. Anders has unique strength in making any advanced question simple.’

‘Rasmus Haugaard is the man with big background knowledge.’

Key clients

Spar Nord Bank A/S

Jyske Bank A/S

Sparekassen Danmark

Nordjyske Bank /Ringkøbing Landbobank

The Courts of Aalborg

Work highlights

  • Advising Jyske Bank A/S on the insolvent estate of one of the biggest producers of mink in Northern Denmark.
  • Advised Jutlander Bank A/S (Sparekassen Danmark) on the insolvent estate of Kasper Flarup agricultural farm.
  • Advising Spar Nord Bank A/S on the insolvent estate of JOKA Biler ApS including a group of subsidiaries which all collapsed.

At Haugaard|Braad we provide a wide range of expert legal services and advice to businesses and public corporations as well as public authorities.

All our attorneys are highly skilled with extensive experience in their specific practice area; providing a professional sounding board for our clients. Accordingly, you will find that your case is processed swiftly and effectively.

With legal prowess in areas such as real estate, construction law, agricultural law, insolvency law, corporate and commercial and public law, Haugaard|Braad is your pathway to a competent legal solution.

Client-focused approach
You will find that we have a client-focused approach and that your legal issues are settled swiftly and with added value. Not only our attorneys, but all our staff members handle cases and operate independently within their specific area of expertise. Haugaard|Braad is your pathway to a high-quality full-service legal solution.

Our dynamic and proactive approach to each client’s situations is key to our business. All our attorneys have been admitted to practice law by the Danish Ministry of Justice and are members of the Danish Bar and Law Society.

Members of the Danish Bar and Law Society
All our attorneys have been admitted to practice law by the Danish Ministry of Justice and are members of the Danish Bar and Law Society. In accordance with the regulations governing membership of the Danish Bar and Law Society, all our attorneys have taken out the mandatory professional indemnity insurance and provided security so that the professional indemnity insurance covers all law practice exercised from their law firm in Denmark.

Environment and public law Flemming Elbaekfe@haugaardbraad.dk(+45) 40801658
Insolvency Anders Braadab@haugaarbraad.dk(+45) 30685340
Real estate Rasmus Haugaardrh@haugaardbraad.dk(+45) 30785132
Corporate and commercial Nikolaj Jalili-Trudslevnt@haugaardbraad.dk(+45) 31100717
Real estate and construction Rasmus B. Bylovrbb@haugaardbraad.dk(+45) 51255575
Sports law Tommy Olesento@haugaardbraad.dk(+45) 22 34 34 11
Agricultural law Søren Bjerre Bachsbb@haugaardbraad.dk(+45) 40 80 16 50
Søren Bjerre Bach photoMr Søren Bjerre BachPartner and attorney
Anders Braad photoMr Anders BraadPartner and attorney
Flemming Elbaek photoMr Flemming ElbaekPartner and attorney
Rasmus Haugaard photoMr Rasmus HaugaardPartner and attorney
Nikolaj Jalili-Trudslev photoMr Nikolaj Jalili-TrudslevPartner and attorney
Tommy Olesen photoMr Tommy OlesenPartner and attorney