About Plesner

Plesner was founded in 1918 and has since then grown continuously through a series of mergers of leading Danish law firms.

We are dedicated to unquestionably being the best law firm and the first choice for the most demanding clients with their most important business transactions, their most challenging legal issues and their most critical disputes.

Milestones in Plesner's history

  • 2009 – Plesner Svane Grønborg changes its name to Plesner
  • 2004 – Plesner Svane Grønborg's employees all move to the newly built domicile, the "Copper Tower", at Amerika Plads 37 – and Plesner is used both as logo and name
  • 2000 – Plesner Svane Grønborg is established through a merger between the law firms O. Bondo Svane and Plesner & Grønborg
  • 1997 – Plesner & Grønborg is established through a merger between the law firms Plesner & Lunøe and Koch-Nielsen & Grønborg
  • 1990 – Koch-Nielsen & Grønborg is established through a merger between the law firms la Cour & Koch-Nielsen and Bornstein & Grønborg
  • 1989 – Plesner & Lunøe is established through an office amalgamation of the law firms Holm-Nielsen & Plesner and Lunøe & Partnere
  • 1987 – Lunøe & Partnere becomes the umbrella name of a number of small law firms, including the firm founded by Svend Lunøe and Carl Ricard
  • 1967 – Robert Koch-Nielsen joins the law firm la Cour as a partner, and the firm changes its name to la Cour & Koch-Nielsen after some years
  • 1964 – Bornstein & Grønborg is founded by Jørgen Grønborg and Preben Bornstein
  • 1958 – Kaj Holm-Nielsen and Mogens Plesner become partners in Poul Jacobsen's law firm. The firm later changes its name to Holm-Nielsen & Plesner
  • 1940s – Jacob la Cour, High Court Attorney, establishes the law firm la Cour
  • 1937 – Svend Lunøe and Carl Ricard, High Court Attorneys, establish firms that later become Lunøe & Partnere
  • 1933 – Oskar Bondo Svane, High Court Attorney, establishes the firm O. Bondo Svane
  • 1918 – Poul Jacobsen, Attorney-at-Law, establishes the firm that later becomes Holm-Nielsen & Plesner

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