Kristoffer Thorborg

Attorney-at-Law, Partner

Kristoffer Thorborg is a partner in our Construction team.

Kristoffer is primarily engaged in preparing and conducting major litigation and arbitration proceedings in the areas of construction law, tort law and contract law.

Kristoffer assists clients in cases before the ordinary courts of law and in arbitration proceedings before the Danish Institute of Arbitration, the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board as well as international arbitration institutions, including the ICC.

Kristoffer also advises Danish and international businesses on implementation of complex projects in the areas of energy, infrastructure and construction. Kristoffer is experienced in contract negotiation and conclusion, advising on major contracts, including project execution, as well as handling of disputes.

Kristoffer has a wide experience in assisting clients in activities and strategy related to preparation of disputes, e.g. claims handling, preservation of evidence etc.

Kristoffer is a member of the International Construction Projects Committee (ICP) under the IBA.


  • Metro construction arbitration - representation of a contractor as lead counsel in a DKK multi-billion construction dispute
  • Arbitration in relation to Waste-to-Energy plant – dispute resolution in relation to technical works in connection with Amager Bakke / Copenhagen Hill
  • Arbitration – Shopping Mall – representation of the Employer in a multi-million arbitration (published in TBB 2017.915)
  • Novozymes - assisting the pharmaceutical company, Novozymes, on numerous matters related to the construction of their new Novo Campus
  • Electrification project - provision of advice in connection with a major electrification project
  • Signaling project - provision of advice in connection with a major signaling project
  • The Tyra Project in the North Sea - reconstruction of Denmark's most significant gas platform
  • Femern A/S - Fehmarn belt fixed link – development of, call for tenders for and completion of a road/train link between Denmark and German
  • Offshore wind farms - provision of advice in connection with a major offshore arbitration case
  • Sund og Bælt Holding A/S - assisting on various matters, including relating to contracts and execution


  • Kristoffer Thorborg is recommended as regards Energy (2024)

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