Henrik Johann Fürstenberg

Partner, Attorney-at-law

Primary areas of practice

Commercial and company law

Private law

Insolvency law



Henrik Johann Fürstenberg is partner at Nyborg & Rørdam and is an experienced attorney with right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court. Henrik is mainly engaged in providing legal advice within commercial law and private law.

One of Henrik’s key competencies is the handling of financial issues in connection with legal matters, i.a. restructuring of companies, insolvency and bankruptcy proceedings. Henrik is also engaged in private estate planning and probate court cases with complicated property matters.

The key words in Henrik’s counselling are knowledge and meticulousness focusing on obtaining the most practical solution. He is an experienced negotiationer in both extra-judicial disputes and in court.

Henrik also provides legal advice to small and medium-sized companies and their owners, i.a. in connection with setting up business and mergers and acquisitions. Moreover, he holds a unique position when it comes to Japanese relations, where – based on his broad legal background and substantial Japanese qualifications – he provides legal advice to Japanese clients on legal matters in Denmark and to Danish clients with interests in Japan.



Born 1966
Admission to practise law 1998
Right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court 2005

  • 2006 - : Partner, Nyborg & Rørdam Law Firm
  • 2005: Acting High Court judge in the Eastern Division of the Danish High Court
  • 2005 - 2015 : External lecturer and tutor at the University of Copenhagen
  • 1995 -2006: Bech-Bruun Law Firm
  • 1997: Stationed at Novo Nordisk A/S, Corporate Legal Department

  • 1995: Master of Laws (University of Copenhagen)
  • 1994: Research Student, Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo, Law Faculty
  • 1989: Bachelor in Japanese language and culture (University of Copenhagen)

  • External lecturer at the University of Copenhagen in family law, law of succession and estate planning

Language: English and Japanese

+45 33387010 / Mob +45 28109632
+45 28 10 96 32
Secretary: Lone Rares (lr@nrlaw.dk)
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