Labour and employment is one of our fields of expertise. We advise clients on amendments of employment contracts, termination of employment, collective pension schemes and the interpretation of collective agreements. Our clients include some of Denmark’s largest organizations for salaried employees, civil servants and professional and managerial staff who have graduated from universities.

Collective and individually
Our advice comprises both individual employment law and collective labour law and is always based the highest level of knowledge-based professionalism and a great understanding of our clients’ need for quick, concise and insightful advice.

We conduct numerous cases before the courts, the Unfair Dismissals Tribunal, industrial arbitration tribunals and the Danish Labour Court. An even greater number of cases are settled out of court.

We assist in all types of cases
We have acted as legal counsel in all types of cases, ranging from amendments of employment contracts and dismissal of employees in the public or private sector to the understanding and interpretation of complex collective pension schemes and collective agreements. We have also assisted in cases concerning the protection of specific groups of employees under the rules and regulations on equal treatment, discrimination and the right of association.

Keeping abreast of developments
Our expertise is based on long-standing experience. We make sure that we keep our legal knowledge up to date by teaching courses in labour and employment law for leading course providers.


Our list of clients includes the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations, the Danish Nurses’ Association, the Financial Services Union and the Union of Communication and Language Professionals.

We have also been legal advisers to the Danish Actors’ Association and Fédération Internationale des Acteurs (FIA) for many years.


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