Søren Lundsgaard is a key name in the Danish market for significant litigation proceedings, and is known for his considerable experience in the contentious sphere.
Søren Lundsgaard is the founder of Lundsgaard & Partnere, a Danish litigation boutique specialising in litigation and arbitration. Since its founding in 2011, Lundsgaard & Partnere has been involved in some of the largest and most important litigations in Denmark and continues to conduct cases of high complexity at all levels of the judicial system, including the Supreme Court.
With more than 30 years’ experience within litigation and having conducted over 2,000 cases within Lundsgaard & Partnere’s areas of specialisation, Mr Lundsgaard is one of the most sought-after litigators in Denmark. He is described as “dedicated, creative and impressive” in The Legal 500; as a “fantastic litigation lawyer and a man with a hawk’s view of the structure of a case” in Chambers Europe; and as “extraordinarily diligent” in Chambers Global.
He has been the head of the ethics committee of the Association of Danish Law Firms since 2014, and is currently a member of the Danish Supreme Court Bar Association, the Copenhagen Bar Association, the Danish Bar and Law Society, the Danish Arbitration Association, and the International Insurance and Law Association (AIDA).
Mr Lundsgaard is also often appointed as a judge in arbitration cases and remains a popular tutor and speaker on courses and at conferences.
Before founding his own litigation boutique, Mr Lundsgaard was partner in Fisch-Thomsen & Partners in 1991 and later in Bruun & Hjejle in 2006. He obtained his law degree from the University of Copenhagen in 1985 and was admitted to the bar in 1988.