Poul Schmith

Kasper Mortensen

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Practice Areas

More than 20 cases before the Supreme Court and numerous arbitrations both institutional and ad hoc. Kasper Mortensen provides advice in a wide construction and real property context, in particular construction law issues in a broad sense and the handling of disputes between the parties to construction projects. He has considerable experience handling court cases and arbitration, primarily regarding construction and real property, IT systems and other complex procurement. In 2003, Kasper Mortensen completed the Danish Bar and Law Society's mediator training, and he has served as court mediator at the Copenhagen City Court for several years. Kasper Mortensen is furthermore trained as an arbitrator and is arbitrator in both national and international arbitration cases.


2016-: Head of the firm team for Project Litigation.

2009 – 2011: Head of the former firm team “Environment and infrastructure”.

2003: Partner, Poul Schmith.

1993: Poul Schmith.

Professional Memberships

Member of the Board, Danish Society for Construction and Consulting Law; Member, Danish Mediator Attorneys; Member, Danish Arbitration Association.


• Kasper Mortensen and Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen: Litigation and Dispute Resolution in Denmark: overview in ICLG.

• Danish contribution for the ”Practical Law’s Construction & Projects Guide 2017”, Thomson Reuters, 2017.

• Konflikthåndtering af sager om byggeri (Mediation as an option - Managing conflicts in matters regarding real estate and construction) [ed. Pia Deleuran].

• Parallelle forsinkelse, når tid ikke er penge (Concurrent Delays, when time is not money) published in Tidsskrift for Bolig- og Byggeret (Housing and Construction Law Magazine), 2016 p.696.


2003: The Danish Bar and Law Society's mediator training.

2001: Right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court.

1996: Admitted to practice law.

1993: Master of law, University of Copenhagen.