Lotte Hummelshøj

Partner, Lawyer (L)

Mobile phone
+45 21 64 32 40


Together with Henrik Peytz, Lotte Hummelshøj is responsible for Nielsen Nørager's procurement and competition law group. Lotte Hummelshøj works with all types of competition and procurement law issues and has conducted a large number of cases before the Danish Public Procurement Complaints Board and the courts.

Lotte Hummelshøj advises on all stages of a procurement process, including the assessment of whether there is a duty to tender, the preparation of tender documents and the assessment of compliance and evaluation of tenders received. She assists with project management, contract drafting, questions of access to documents, as well as with the submission of tenders and quality assurance of tenders. Lotte Hummelshøj also provides advice on procurement law in connection with business transfers and privatizations.

Lotte Hummelshøj also has experience in advising on dominant companies' pricing and discount policies, merger control, distribution agreements, cartel and state aid cases.

Lotte Hummelshøj also provides advice on data protection law, marketing law and public law.

Lotte Hummelshøj is a sought-after speaker on procurement and competition law topics.

Lotte Hummelshøj was born in 1963 and graduated in law from the University of Copenhagen in 1989.

Bar admission and training
  • 1992 - Right to appear before the High Court
  • 1992 - Lawyer
Professional experience
  • 1999 - 2012 - Lind Cadovius Advokataktieselskab, partner
  • 1992 - 1999 - Lind Cadovius Advokataktieselskab, lawyer
  • 1991 - Lecturer in EU and International Law at the University of Copenhagen
  • 1989 - 1992 - Lind Cadovius Advokataktieselskab, assistant attorney
Fiduciary and other activities

Committee of the Ministry of Economic and Business Affairs on amending the Danish merger rules

  • Danish Association for European Law
  • Danish Association for Competition Law
  • Danish Association for Public Procurement Law
  • International Bar Association





Public Procurement Law, Chapter 23: Termination of contract by the contracting entity, 1st edition, Ex Tuto, 2016, article

EU public procurement: legal effect of not issuing a call for tenders (U.2006B.80)

Competition law regulation of agency agreements (RR.5.2004.50)

When are public law bodies covered by the EU procurement directives - analysis of the recent case law of the European Court of Justice (U.2003B.416)


Lotte Hummelshøj is recognized in Chambers Europe 2022, which writes: "Lotte Hummelshøj is a leading practitioner with significant expertise in public procurement matters. She has additional experience in state aid cases and contract management matters", and in the Legal 500, where the following is stated: "LH is praised by clients for her percipient approach, and they note that she is able to provide clear views in difficult circumstances" and "she is a persuasive performer in court". In addition, Lotte Hummelshøj is also recognized in the publication Who's Who Legal: Government Contracts 2021.