Søren Hornbæk Svendsen has more than 15 years' experience working as an adviser to companies in the Energy Sector. Søren has special expertise assisting on the sale and purchase of companies, wind farms, oil and gas licences and other assets in the energy sector. Søren also has extensive experience negotiating and drafting energy sector contracts and handling regulatory matters in the energy sector.

Søren has experience from and understands the challenges of both sides of the table – from his more than 15 years with law firms and almost 10 years as General Counsel of Ørsted and as Corporate Counsel with the industrial conglomerate FLSmidth.

In addition, Søren is chairman of the board of directors of the Danish Energy Association, of which Horten serves as secretariat.

Søren is mentioned in the following international legal directories:
Legal 500 - Energy (Recommended Lawyer)
Chambers - Energy - Denmark
IFLR1000 - Energy & infrastructure and Project development (Market leader)
Who's Who Legal - Energy
Best Lawyers - Energy Law
Expert Guides - Energy and Natural Resources
Legal 500 - Energy (Recommended lawyer og Leading individual)

Søren Hornbæk Svendsen is a sharp and analytical lawyer.

Chambers Europe, 2024

Søren has commercial insight and broad experience.

Chambers Europe, 2024

Good at allocating the right resources to the different tasks.

Chambers, 2021

Meets all deadlines, and is very accessible and service-minded.

IFLR1000, 2020

The 'experienced' and 'hard-working' Søren Hornbæk Svendsen is known for his work in regulatory issues and also frequently acts on transactions concerning renewable energy such as wind power.

Chambers, 2018

Clients praise his ability to provide 'a combination of business and legal advice' and describe him as 'customer-oriented'.

Chambers, 2018