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Lise Lauridsen

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Lise Lauridsen is a labour and employment law specialist

Lise Lauridsen is a labour and employment law specialist and she advises on all aspects of the area. Lise has particular experience advising Danish and international undertakings in connection with business transfers, outsourcing, reorganisations as well as employment terms and incentive schemes for executives and other key employees and on the potential abuse of trade secrets. 

As an adviser, Lise has an excellent understanding of the client’s needs, and she is capable of transforming them into workable legal solutions. She furthermore applies her extensive experience and expertise to navigate skillfully in the often highly complicated and extensive legislation in the labour and employment law area.  
Lise also has extensive litigation experience and is highly knowledgeable in terms of dismissal of civil servants and employees in positions similar to that of civil servants, and she has for a number of years conducted legal inquiries into different aspects at public authorities and enterprises.

She is co-author of the books “Funktionærret” (The Law of Master and Servant) and “Ejeraftaler med medarbejderaktionærer” (Shareholders’ agreements with employee shareholders) and she is a skilled and popular lecturer, who frequently holds courses for HR managers and other employees med HR responsibility. 


The Team

Labour & Employment Law

  • Labour & Employment Law
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Data Protection
  • Compliance
  • Pension
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  • Member, AnsættelsesAdvokater
  • Member, Dansk Forening for Arbejdsret
  • Member, Danske Advokaters Fagudvalg for Ansættelsesret
  • Board of directors (member), Lippmann Fonden
  • Member, International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Member, European Employment Law Association (EELA)


  • Ejeraftaler med medarbejderaktionærer, 2.udgave, Karnov Group, 2019. Book
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Outsourcing 2018, Global Legal Group, 2018. 6 pages. Article
  • Funktionærret, Djøf Forlag, 2016. 1200 pages. Book
  • Ejeraftaler med medarbejderaktionærer, Karnov Group, 2014. 284 pages. Book
  • Falder medarbejderaktionærer udenfor lønmodtagerbegrebet i Danmark?, HR Juramagasinet, 2016. 9 pages. Article

Education and language

  • Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court
  • Admission to practice law
  • Master of Laws
  • Education abroad: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
  • English
  • English
  • Swedish
  • Norwegian


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Bech-Bruun's employment and labour expertise spans management restructuring issues, mass redundancy litigation, regulatory remuneration policy advice including share-based incentive schemes, and the drafting and negotiation of collective bargaining agreements. Group leader Lise Lauridsen has particular expertise in domestic and cross-border transfer of undertakings, outsourcing issues, reorganisations, employment terms and incentive schemes.

Legal 500, Employment

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'We can highly recommend Lise Lauridsen with whom we have a longstanding client relationship. We have been utilising the brilliant services of Lise Lauridsen for almost ten years and choose to follow Lise due to her highly qualified expertise in employment law, her efficiency and her dedication to our company.'

Legal500, Employment

Clients describe Lise Lauridsen as "commercially aware, effective and quick to understand our needs." Sheis often instructed on non-contentious employment issues such as employee transfers or the design of incentive schemes, including within the context of corporate acquisitions. She also earns praise for her handling of employment disputes. One impressed client says: "She is knowledgeable and to the point," while another states: "She finds solutions that work in real life."

Chambers and Partners Europe, Employment