Bird & Bird is delighted to announce that it has appointed Søren Narv Pedersen as a partner in its office in Copenhagen.
Søren has over 15 years' experience in both labour and employment law and was most recently a partner at Danish corporate law firm, Elmann. Søren specialises in court and arbitration cases, company law and mergers & acquisitions. He has also spent time as a lecturer at the University of Copenhagen teaching property law, as well as authoring several publications in the area of employment law.
Søren's arrival follows the recent opening of Bird & Bird's offices in Denmark and is the first step in building a strong employment practice in the country.
Jesper Langemark, Head of Denmark, Bird & Bird said: "We are excited to welcome Søren to our team. We are looking to develop our employment and HR services in Copenhagen and his appointment will help to drive our employment offering in Denmark."
Søren said: "I am delighted to be joining Bird & Bird, particularly given its impressive international reach, interesting work and deep industry knowledge. It is exciting to be joining a firm that is growing in this region and I am looking forward to the opportunity to build a strong and dynamic employment practice in Denmark."