EducationAdvanced Post Graduate International Arbitration Training 2010Certified arbitrator, the Danish Bar Association 2006Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 1998Education abroad 1998Post Graduate Studies, Environmental Law 1996Admission to practice law 1992Master of Laws 1989
Legal500 Rating 2017- Environment
Clients rate Bech-Bruun’s team as being one of ‘the best in the field’ in all aspects of environmental law, including litigation and regulatory matters. Djurhuus successfully represented the Agriculture & Food Council before the High Court of Western Denmark in a dispute with a Danish municipality regarding illegal conditions in an environmental permit. Led by the ‘very skilled’ Håkun Djurhuus, (...).
Chambers Europe Rating 2018- Public Law
Håkun Djurhuus is particularly known among interviewees as a "really good environmental lawyer" while sources also praise his abilities in public law trials. He is also active in administrative law and often assists with construction matters. He successfully represented Metroselskabet in a Supreme Court case regarding liability for costs incurred in rerouting pipelines around the Cityringen metro construction site.
Chambers and Partners Europe, Public Law