Chambers Europe Rating 2016
What the team is known for Market-leading team recognised for its extensive and wide-ranging employment law experience. Notable focus on employment dispute resolution, representing clients in litigation and arbitration proceedings. Also advises on the labour law aspects of corporate mergers, acquisitions and restructurings. Assists organisations in the public sector, medical companies and financial services providers.
Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)
"The firm staffs each case – or part of a case – with the exact competences that are needed, be it for negotiation or for a court case."
What's new? Velux is a new client win.
Work highlights Represented Dansk Tandlægeforening in a case concerning the termination of an employee's contract.
Represented Danish Regions in proceedings concerning the alleged unlawful termination of a contract.
Advised Nordisk Film Biografer on a dispute concerning the violation of a collective bargaining agreement.
The "very skilled" Morten Ulrich is a respected employment law litigator. He is experienced in matters concerning public labour law, collective bargaining, equal treatment and non-discrimination.
Bjarke Vejby recently assisted the Danish Court Functionary Union with negotiations related to the 2015-2018 collective bargaining agreement with the Danish Royal Family. He receives praise from clients: "All the way through he has conducted the case in a dignified manner, demonstrated complete knowledge of Danish law and exercised full control over the case in court."
Lise Lauridsen recently joined the firm from Bruun & Hjejle. She advises on incentive schemes, litigation, investigations, public inquiries and business transfers. Clients appreciate her "service-mindedness and quick and qualitative responses to enquiries."
Significant clients British American Tobacco, DSB, Danish Shipowners’ Association, Bravida Danmark, Accenture.
Chambers and Partners Europe, Employment