Norrbom Vinding given top ranking by Chambers Europe 2018

Also in 2018, Norrbom Vinding takes the lead in the labour and employment law rankings of Chambers Europe 2018.


At the same time, Jørgen Vinding is – as the only lawyer within labour and employment law in Denmark – named an ”Eminent Practitioner”.

You can read the full text of Chambers Europe below.

What the team is known for Employment powerhouse with practitioners specialised in all areas of labour law. Discrimination, redundancies, incentive schemes and terminations are areas of focus. Expertise also includes tax, social security and pensions advice. Also active in employment disputes, including class action cases. Advises on collective bargaining issues, including in business restructuring cases, as well as professional misconduct matters. Regularly represents municipalities as well as private employers.

Strengths Clients are keen to compliment the firm's business-minded approach, with a client saying: "What I very much appreciate is the possibility of having a dialogue about the solutions," adding that the lawyers are very pragmatic.

Work highlights Advised SAS Group on the class action filed by more than 300 retired cabin attendants involving an issue of the pension supplement.

Represented the Municipality of Billund in court proceedings against the claim of an alleged unlawful dismissal on the ground of an employee's obesity.

Notable practitioners
Department head and eminent practitioner Jørgen Vinding often acts for clients coming from the public sector, advising them on investigations and dispute resolution. Peers describe him as a strong litigator.

Top-ranked employment lawyer Morten Langer advises clients on the full gamut of labour law issues, with a specific focus on cross-jurisdictional matters, including collective redundancies and bonus schemes. He is particularly highlighted for his experience and capabilities as a litigator.

Yvonne Frederiksen holds specific expertise in employment matters involving discrimination as well as health and safety issues, representing municipalities and private companies. "She is not afraid to be frank and give a straight answer," a client reports.

Christian Clasen is a versatile labour lawyer with a notable expertise in collective bargaining agreements, strategic conflict management and business transfers. He successfully represented the Danish football league association in the dispute with the Danish Football Players' Association regarding a collective agreement.”

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