Morten Ruben Brage advises public and private sector clients on all aspects of construction law, public procurement and general public law issues. Especially Morten advises on environmental and planning issues, including general availability restrictions, soil contamination, planning legislation, environmental assessments and expropriation.
Morten has extensive experience in litigating environmental matters before the courts. Morten has handled cases before the High Court, the Maritime and Commercial High Court in Copenhagen, the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board as well as the Complaints Board for Public Procurement.
Morten speaks the Scandinavian languages and English.
EDUCATION AND CAREER
Junior partner, VILTOFT, 2018-
Attorney, VILTOFT, 2015-
Temporary Judge, the High Court of Eastern Denmark, 2015
Attorney, Bruun & Hjejle, 2012-2014
Admitted to the High Court, 2012
Admitted to the Danish Bar, 2012
Assistant attorney, Kammeradvokaten, 2009-2012
Master of Laws (LL.M), University of Copenhagen, 2009
Studies at University of California, 2007
External lecturer in environmental law, University of Copenhagen, 2011-2015
Tutor in constitutional law, University of Copenhagen, 2010-2011
Author of article about compensation for road noise (Erstatning for Vejstøj) in U2013B.216
Energy Law and Market Review 2013 og 2014 (Danish contributor)
ICLG, Oli & Gas Regulation 2014, 4th Edition (Danish constributor)
Author of article about the implementation of the EU's CO2 Emissions Trading Directive in Danish law (Forurening til salg - CO2–kvotedirektivets implementering i dansk ret) in Tidsskrift for Miljø (2/2009)
Co-editor of Environmental Law and Judgments (Miljøretlige Afgørelser og Domme (MAD)), 2011-2015