David Neutzsky-Wulff

Partner, Attorney-at-law

Primary areas of practice

Criminal law


Employment and labour law

Intellectual property law


David Neutzsky-Wulff is an attorney and partner at Nyborg & Rørdam. David has long experience in conducting lawsuits in both criminal and civil proceedings. David has a background with the Danish Ministry of Justice, where he i.a. participated in international negotiations, drafted bills and appeared as prosecutor in criminal proceedings before the district courts and the High Courts.

David has specialized in criminal law, but he is also experienced within a wide range of other areas of law, including employment and labour law, copyright law, commercial lease law and law of torts. Within the field of criminal law David has been engaged in all types of criminal cases, including very comprehensive and complex cases. In addition, David is experienced within the field of commissions of inquiry. He has recently participated as lay representative in the Commission of Inquiry regarding the Danish tax authorities, and he has further been assisting the questioner in the Directive Commission of Inquiry.



Judgment of the District Court of Sønderborg dated 25 August 2021 in case no. K01-4652/2020 (Chairman of the board of Kurt Beier Transport A/S acquitted on the count of profiteering)

UfR 2020.1818 (The case against former Head of PET, Jakob Scharf)

UfR 2020.72 (Acquittal in the ATEA case)

TfK 2016.219 (Conditional deportation for violation of i.a. sections 252 and 192 of the Danish Criminal Code)

Court Order from the Maritime and Commercial Court of 23 January 2019 in case BS-8644/2018-SHR (Acquittal for diaqualification order)

Born 1983
Admission to practise law 2012
Right of audience before the Danish high courts 2014
Right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court 2019

  • 2019: Officially authorised by the Danish Ministry of Justice to act as defence counsel and lay representative in criminal cases
  • 2018: Partner in Nyborg & Rørdam Law Firm
  • 2014 - 2017: Attorney-at-law, Nyborg & Rørdam Law Firm
  • 2012 - 2014: Ministry of Justice, sideline occupation with the Regional Public Prosecutor of Copenhagen
  • 2010 - 2012: Assistant Attorney, Norrbom Vinding Law Firm
  • 2007 - 2010: Ministry of Justice, sideline occupation with the Copenhagen Police and the Regional Public Prosecutor of Copenhagen

  • 2007: Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen

  • 2012 - 2016: Teaching assistant in criminal law at the University of Copenhagen

Language: English

+45 88301522 / Mob +45 42278595
+45 42 27 85 95
Secretary: Janni Trinhammer (jtr@nrlaw.dk)
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