Rent legislation

our experience and expertise

Horten's real estate team has many years' practical and theoretical experience advising on rent legislation. We represent both lessees and lessors and are therefore familiar with the problems from both sides of the table.

We have wide experience within the real estate sector and the property rental market, and we have a broad network among the market players. This means that we are abreast of the current trends and are able to help our clients be at the leading edge of market developments.

We have wide experience conducting litigation before the housing tribunal, the high courts and the Supreme Court and arbitration proceedings concerning issues relating to rent legislation and advice on the negotiation of lease agreements, vacation, termination and cases concerning market rent. 

our clients

Our clients include property investors, pension funds, capital funds, international lessees, developers, municipalities, state-owned companies and non-profit housing organisations. 

What we do

  • Conclusion, negotiation and drafting of business leases and lease agreements
  • Sale and lease back projects
  • Litigation and arbitration
  • Market rent cases
  • Termination and vacation.


Unique cooperation between Horten and Symbion

5 February 2018

Horten has entered into unique cooperation with Symbion and Accelerace where we will make a team of lawyers available for start-up businesses at the shared office facilities Horten CoLab.

Four new partners at Horten

16 January 2018

With effect from 1 January 2018, Horten appointed Christian Tullberg, Kristoffer Westberg, Christina Steen and Niels Jørgen Oggesen as partners.

New Managing Partner at Horten

2 January 2018

Finn Schwarz, Attorney and Partner, has been appointed Managing Partner of Horten Law Firm as of 1 January 2018.

Horten advances in new Chambers and Legal 500 rankings

19 April 2017

In 2017, the leading international ranking agencies, Legal 500 and Chambers, are once again ranking Horten among the best law firms in Denmark.

Global Leaders in Law appoints Horten as exclusive partner for Denmark

10 January 2017

Global Leaders in Law, the leading global general counsel forum based in London, and Horten has announced partnership. Appointed as a global bronze partner, Horten will sponsor the activities of Global Leaders in Law in 2017.

It will be cheaper to build tenanted properties

22 September 2016

An amendment to the Building Act provides insurance savings for builders of tenanted properties.