Morten Ulrich

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Morten Ulrich specialises in labour law and primarily advises employers. His advice encompasses both public and private labour law and pension funds. 

He has also considerable experience in advising on the termination of the employment of civil servants and employees in similar positions.

Morten advises a broad range of public and semi-public institutions, as well as businesses, with respect to all aspects of employment law and has, moreover, litigated a substantial number of employment law cases before the courts.

Finally, Morten lectures clients and lectures on behalf of numerous course providers on labour law issues.

The Team

Labour & Employment Law

  • Labour & Employment Law
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Whistleblowing schemes
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Legal 500 - Bech-Bruun

Bech-Bruun handles the full gamut of employment law issues. It advises both Danish and global companies on the employment aspects of high-profile mergers and transactions as well as regularly undertaking work on behalf of, and against, major trade unions. The team also advises on management restructurings, mass redundancies and collective bargaining agreements. The group is led by (…) and Morten Ulrich are experts in handling matters relating to the termination of senior civil servants' contracts. (...)

"Morten Ulrich has enormous experience when it comes to employment relations and the collective bargaining system at the regional level. Furthermore, he has great knowledge about the functioning of the regions and Danish Regions as an employer/interest organisation which is beneficial in the solving of cases."

Morten Ulrich has been listed as a Leading individual by Legal 500.

Legal 500, Employment

Morten Ulrich is a highly respected practitioner with extensive experience in both collective and individual employment mandates. A client remarks: "He has excellent knowledge about the legal process in both the civil law system, and the labour law system."

Chambers and Partners Europe 2022, Employment



  • Funktionærret, Djøf Forlag, 2020. 1241 pages. Book
  • Funktionærret, Djøf Forlag, 2016. 1200 pages. Book

Education and language

  • Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court
  • Admission to practice law
  • Master of Laws
  • English