Experience and expertise within construction law

Horten's real estate and construction team is among the largest and most specialised teams in Denmark. Our construction expertise encompasses the entire project process with strong competencies within drafting of contracts, procurement law and public-private partnerships.

Our position is based on indisputable professional expertise and many years' advice on a large number of major and complex construction projects. In addition, we have conducted a large number of legal and arbitration proceedings relating to construction.

We know the real estate sector and have a broad and strong network among the sector's players both in Denmark and abroad. 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.

Our clients

Our clients include Danish and foreign buyers, contractors, developers, non-profit housing organisations and the public sector.

What we do

  • Negotiation of construction contracts and consultancy agreements within AB92, ABT93, ABR89 and FIDIC
  • Advice on the construction process, handling of delays, additional demands, etc.
  • Advice in case of defects
  • Dispute resolution
  • Arbitration and litigation
  • Expert opinions
  • Progress status reports
  • Bankruptcy.

Contact

Michael Neumann

Partner (H)

Thomas Krucov Jensen

Partner

Jesper Petersen Bach

Partner

Lars Gregersen

Partner

Niels Jørgen Oggesen

Partner

Rune Halkjær Ebbesen

Partner (L)

Andrea Hilt Dyrby

Attorney

Frederik Ahle Agersnap

Attorney

Kenneth Steenberg

Attorney

Martin Stimpel Stenled

Director, Attorney (L)

Mette Hede

Attorney

Thomas Wiborg Jakobsen

Attorney

Camilla Brix Maach

Assistant Attorney

Janne Bach Stisen

Assistant Attorney

Julie Ingemann Pedersen

Assistant Attorney

Horten are a pragmatic and skillful team.

Chambers, 2023

It is a well rounded and agile team with great adaptability for any problem that may arise in a property transaction.

Chambers, 2023

Horten provides advice and assistance with a high degree of insight into legal matters relevant to the construction industry.

Legal 500, 2022

Excellent in getting in the client’s place to make not only legal but also business considerations.

Legal 500, 2022

Horten provides a wide range of legal services in the real estate area. Horten clearly has a highly skilled team and provides qualified advice concerning legal compliance and practical solutions respectively.

Legal 500, 2022