Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen
Equity partner, Poul Schmith
Henrik Nedergaard Thomsen is an equity partner in the Copenhagen office of the Danish law firm Poul Schmith. He heads the firm’s insurance team and co-heads the firm’s life science team. Focused on complex and commercial disputes, and with more than 30 years’ experience, his practice encompasses litigation, national and international arbitration and mediation, more than 150 Supreme Court cases and he is a certified arbitrator. He is mainly instructed by Danish and international insurers and the Danish government, including governmental agencies covered by the National Indemnity, in contentious and non-contentious matters involving coverage issues and the defence of liabilities in relation to infrastructure; energy, offshore and property; professional liability; product liability; administrative and public liability; and subrogation. He holds several positions of trust, including as board member of the Association for Liability and Insurance Law, as member of the committee for liability and insurance law of the Association of Danish Law Firms, appointed external examiner by the General Council of the Danish Bar and Law Society in connection with the mandatory practical litigation test; and he is a member of the Danish Supreme Court Bar Association. Currently, he is instructed in several commercial cross-border arbitration and litigation disputes.