Claus Berg

Partner


About Claus Berg

Education
Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 1992
Right of audience, The Danish High Court 1987
Admission to practice law 1986
Master of Laws 1983

Language
English

Claus Berg specialises in dispute resolution and advises on construction law and public procurement law.

He advises employers, technical advisers and contractors on legal issues during construction, including issues concerning liability for defects, insurance and additional claims.

Claus has extensive experience in court and arbitration proceedings and proceedings before the Complaints Board for Public Procurement and is a highly experienced construction and procurement law litigator.

Finally, Claus undertakes considerable lecturing and teaching activities within his areas of expertise for, among others, DJØF (the Danish Association of Lawyers and Economists) and the Association of Danish Law Firms.

Personal ratings

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2018
- Competition/European Law

Claus Berg is a notable figure in public procurement law who also frequently handles contentious matters relating to procurement in infrastructure and construction projects. His "grasp of construction sector cases" and "knowledge of local authorities" is particularly highlighted by sources.

Chambers Europe, Competition/European Law

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2016
- Energy

The practice was bolstered by the recruitment of Claus Berg from Viltoft in 2015.

Legal 500, Energy

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2018
- Dispute Resolution

Claus Berg specialises in construction disputes and is lauded for his "talent" and “great technical knowledge.” He represented Kai Andersen in a case regarding compensation for loss of profits on the construction contract of the Nykøbing Falster prison.

Chambers and Partners Europe, Dispute Resolution

Chambers Global Rating 2018
- Dispute Resolution

Claus Berg specialises in construction disputes and is lauded for his "talent" and “great technical knowledge.” He represented Kai Andersen in a case regarding compensation for loss of profits on the construction contract of the Nykøbing Falster prison.

Chambers and Partners Global, Dispute Resolution

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2016
- Dispute Resolution

Construction law specialist Claus Berg joined from Viltoft. 

Legal 500, Dispute resolution

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2016
- Real estate and construction

The team was bolstered by Claus Berg’s recruitment (...). 

Legal 500, Real estate and construction

Engagements

  • Member, Konkurrenceankenævnet
  • Member, Det Danske Selskab for Byggeret
  • Member, Dansk Forening for Udbudsret
  • Member, Dansk Forening for Voldgift
  • Member, Dansk Selskab for Forsikringsret
  • Member, Højesteretsskranken

Publications:

  • Karnovs lovkommentar til Udbudsloven
    Karnov Group, 2016, Book
  • Udbudsloven, kapitel 20: Udbudsloven og byggeriet
    1. Edition, Ex Tuto, 2016, Article
  • Udbudsret i byggeriet
    1. Edition, Jurist- og Økonomforbundets Forlag, (998 pages), 2012, Book
  • Selskabsret for praktikere
    1. Edition, Forlaget Thomsen, (547 pages), 2000, Book
  • Kommunal Systemeksport
    1. Edition, KL's Forlag, (307 pages), 1994, Book
  • Er bestyrelsesansvaret blevet skærpet
    Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen, 1994, Article
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