Outstanding dedication to knowledge and experience

Our team of lawyers are experienced and skilled advisors,
able to quickly understand and represent our clients' interests.

About Nielsen Nørager


Nielsen Nørager has always been characterized by the ability and willingness to provide first-class service in the protection of our clients' interests in Denmark and abroad.

We are recognized for our expertise in our practice areas, and our lawyers are distinguished by their outstanding dedication to ensuring the optimal result in all cases and transactions we undertake.


Nielsen Nørager always strives to provide the best advice to our danish and international clients within each of our commercial law focus areas. In order to ensure the highest professional level, we have, due to our size, opted out of certain business areas.

Our philosophy

We believe that the best and most effective advice is provided by lawyers with a wide range of training and experience.

and Experience

We have a team of experienced and highly trained lawyers with a wide range of expertise and experience in different business areas. This broad educational and experiential background means that several of our lawyers have cutting-edge skills in several areas.

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This allows us to offer our clients unique and comprehensive advice that takes into account all aspects of their business needs. We put together results-oriented teams that can handle complex and large-scale cases efficiently and without bureaucracy.


For more than 25 years, we have been assisting some of the most interesting and demanding clients in the industry. Our commitment and experience have made us a reliable partner for even the most complex projects. That's why we are strongly committed to out professionalism, which has yielded concrete and measurable results.  


We believe that an outstanding dedication to our clients is a key factor in achieving successful results. Our lawyers are always available to answer any questions or concerns and we work hard to build long-lasting relationships with our clients.

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Our lawyers apply their intellect, professional skills, creativity and energy to realize ambitious common and individual goals.

Our people


As a lawyer at Nielsen Nørager, you will work with exciting and challenging cases within one or more of our practice areas.

For more than 25 years, we have assisted some of the industry's most interesting and demanding clients. Therefore, we cherish the high level of professionalism in our work, which was one of the guiding philosophies when the company was established.

see our international rankings

"'The Nielsen & Nørager team are known to be leaders in their field, and are respected as being fair opponents, who perform at the highest level of their expertise."


"Michael Kjær Lauritsen manages to combine a very informal and likeable approach to clients with an extremely high level of professionalism within the field of the law."


"Nielsen Nørager is comprised of highly specialized lawyers, in order to be able to target the issues as efficiently as possible."


"Henrik Peytz is highly experienced, and not just as for environmental issues, but also before the courts of law. He is dedicated, and persistent, as well as easy going."


"Honest and competent consulting from engaged people, that are state of the art in their field."


"Michael Wiisbye and Jan Presfeldt are among the elite insurance lawyers in Denmark, who are not only known for their comprehensive understanding of insurance law, but also as very skilled litigators."


"The team demonstrates very good skills in understanding of the technical details in cases"


"Lotte Hummelshøj and Sebastian Asbjørn Pedersen are always first in class within tender and competition law, and deliver service of the highest level."


"They are easy to work with, and provide professional and friendly dialog"


"5 Stars, for their efforts, professional advice, and people with the heart in the right place"


"Carl Christian Illum has a no-nonsense, solution-oriented approach"


"Carl Christian Illum strikes an excellent balance between commercial requirements and legal expertise"


Nielsen Nørager is placed in band 3 in Competition/European Law and Dispute Resolution


Henrik Peytz is placed in band 3


Lotte Hummelshøj is placed in band 2


Michael S. Wiisbye is placed in band 3