Niklas Korsgaard Christensen
Attorney-at-Law, Junior Partner
Niklas Korsgaard Christensen is a junior partner with Plesner and he focuses in particular on matters relating to infrastructure and energy. Niklas provides advice to companies in the bridge, road, harbour, railway and airport sectors which he advises on for instance public-private partnerships, tenders, contract management, partnering, construction contracts and agreements with advisers.
Niklas has extensive experience in the energy sector, including oil, gas, wind turbines, solar cells, biogas and wave energy. Niklas has concluded and negotiated numerous agreements based on the standards applying to the North Sea as well as international standards such as Logic, FIDIC, the AIPN Model Contracts, the Norwegian Fabrication Contract (NF), The Norwegian Oil Industry Association (OLF) etc.
Niklas also provides commercial law advice on company issues and takeovers and he represents national and international businesses as well as public institutions and undertakings in court in the above areas.
While working as a lawyer, Niklas earned an MBA degree (Master of Business Administration) from Cambridge University in 2011.
Niklas has extensive teaching experience and he was an external lecturer in the law of property and obligations at the University of Copenhagen until 2009. From 2005 to 2007 Niklas was a tutor in the law of obligations at the University of Copenhagen.
Legal 500 (2011)
"Niklas Korsgaard Christensen has great experience and focus." (Dispute Resolution)
"Niklas Korsgaard Christensen is singled out for his great experience and ability to focus on key points." (Real Estate and Construction)
2011 MBA, Cambridge University
2009 Admitted to the National Court
2007-2009 External lecturer, the Law of Property II, University of Copenhagen
2007 Admitted to the bar
2005-2007 Tutor, the Law of Obligations, University of Copenhagen
2004 Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen
2004 New York University School of Law
Scandinavian and English
Danish Society for Construction and Consulting Law
Clare Hall College - Cambridge University