Lars Kjeldsen

Partner, Attorney-at-law

Primary areas of practice

Commercial and company law

Tax law




Lars Kjeldsen is an attorney and partner at Nyborg & Rørdam with right of audience before the Supreme Court since 1991. Lars is one of our most experienced attorneys, and he is engaged in court cases and arbitration proceedings, tax law and litigation against public authorities. Lars serves as arbitrator in a number of national and international arbitration proceedings and is a certified arbitrator.



Lars has served as counsel to the Tax Case Commission.

Lars has conducted the legal inquiry regarding sexual abuse within the Catholic Church in Denmark.

Lars has acted as lay representative in connection with an official investigation against a permanent undersecretary and a head of department in the Danish Ministry of Justice in 2014.

Lars is a very experienced advocate before the Supreme Court and the European Court of Justice.

Lars Kjeldsen has also participated in the Tvind case for five years as court-appointed defence counsel and has served as court-appointed defence counsel for Stein Bagger.


Memberships and honorary offices

  • Member of the board of directors of the Danish Supreme Court Bar Association
  • Member of the board of directors in a number of companies
  • External examiner at the University of Copenhagen
Born 1955
Admission to practise law 1985
Right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court 1981

  • 2010: External examiner at the University of Copenhagen and the University of Aarhus
  • 2007: Certified arbitrator
  • 1992 - : Nyborg & Rørdam Law Firm
  • 1991: Allison & Humphreys Law Firm, London
  • 1989-91: Nielsen & Nørager Law Firm
  • 1983-88: Per Walsøe Law Firm
  • 1982-83: Principal in the Department of the Ministry of Justice

  • 1982: Master of Laws (University of Copenhagen)
  • 1981: Special subject exam in maritime law (University of Oslo)
  • 1981: Studies at Scandinavian Institute for Maritime Law

  • 1990 - 95: External lecturer at the University of Copenhagen in law of property and obligations
  • External lecturer in tax law and supreme court litigation at the courses held by the General Council of the Danish Bar and Law Society
  • 1982-83: Tutor at the University of Copenhagen in law of property and obligations

Language: English

+45 33 38 70 02
+45 28 10 96 36
Secretary: Mette Larsen ( / Tina Juul Kristensen (
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