Employment and Labour Law

Skau Reipurth & Partners has extensive experience in advising in all areas of labour and employment law. We offer advice to companies, individuals and unions regarding all aspects of establishment, modification or termination of employment relationships etc.

  • Terminations, warnings, severance agreements etc.
  • Collective agreements, including the negotiation and interpretation of collective agreements
  • Conflict resolution
  • Contracts, personnel policies and staff handbooks
  • Contractual relationships with executive officers, particularly the remuneration parameters
  • Freelance agreements, consultancy agreements, etc.
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Equal treatment
  • Holiday, leave, illness and other absences
  • Drafting and implementation of HR policies
  • Handling of interviews with employees, for instance employment interviews, sickness absences interviews and performance appraisals.
  • Mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, etc.
  • Redundancies
  • Remote working, including expatriations/hiring-out and recruitment/employment of foreign labor
  • Drafting and implementation of incentive programs
  • Public labour law
  • Recruitment
  • Personal data processing
  • Temporary agency workers
  • Trainees/apprentices
  • Employee elected board members
  • Information and consultation of employees

Legal 500 (2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)

Skau Reipurth & Partnere acts for employers and employees, as well as labour unions.

‘Competent’ and ‘pragmatic’ Skau Reipurth & Partnere primarily handles disputes over the interpretation of collective bargaining agreements and terminations (…) The team was bolstered by the arrival of Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt from Bech-Bruun.

Skau Reipurth & Partnere is ‘very quick to respond’, ‘always available’ and ‘provides appropriate solutions’ (…) and Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt, who is an expert in examining collective agreements and public procurement labour clauses, acted for the Danish Dental Association in an arbitration with Danish Regions concerning a collective agreement.

Great team – in my experience the only team in the Danish market that are also truly skilled in international employment law and at the same time are able to provide practical solutions for their clients on such technical matters.

Very competent, easy to deal with, accurate with speedy delivery.

All individuals that I have had the pleasure to work with have been exceptional, delivering high-quality legal documents and creating a feeling of utmost reassurance. I specifically want to point out Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt as outstanding to work with!

Skau Reipurth & Partnere advises its client roster on restructurings, mass redundancies, and employment-related transactions. It also represents a variety of clients in litigation, with notable expertise in claims regarding the interpretation of collective agreements and terminations. Former practice co-head (…) was replaced by transactional expert Thomas Christian Thune, who joined from Bech-Bruun. Fellow co-head Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt is also a key name to note.


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Chambers Europe (2018, 2019, 2020)

Skau Reipurth & Partnere’s employment department is a Recognised Practitioner.

Clients highlight that the firm has “a very experienced team and good knowledge of the business.”

Clients emphasise that the firm’s lawyers “are good at listening to their clients, find pragmatic solutions and have the same goal as their clients.”

An impressed source states: “We appreciate their sincere interest in our company and in the collaboration as well as their very good understanding of our business and the challenges we face.”

“They are knowledgeable, trustworthy and always deliver to-the-point services,” says a client.

Adept at handling employment contract negotiations and well versed in assisting with disputes regarding collective agreements and wrongful terminations. Client roster includes companies in the shipping, healthcare and energy sectors.

Assisted Total with the employment aspects of its reorganisation, including with collective redundancies and relevant disputes.

Amanda Hauge Madsen
Amanda Hauge Madsen
Legal intern
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Amanda Hauge Madsen
Legal intern
Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt
Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt
Attorney of the Danish High Courts, Partner
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Bo Enevold Uhrenfeldt
Attorney of the Danish High Courts, Partner
Christian Bonne Rasmussen
Christian Bonne Rasmussen
Assistant Attorney
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Christian Bonne Rasmussen
Assistant Attorney
Christian Schneider
Christian Schneider
Legal intern
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Christian Schneider
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Katrine Klan Hansen-Søe
Katrine Klan Hansen-Søe
Assistant attorney
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Katrine Klan Hansen-Søe
Assistant attorney
Magnus Olafsson
Magnus Olafsson
Legal intern
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Magnus Olafsson
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Maria Nordahl Hansen
Maria Nordahl Hansen
Legal intern
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Maria Nordahl Hansen
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Sofie Precht Rosenfalck
Sofie Precht Rosenfalck
Attorney
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Sofie Precht Rosenfalck
Attorney
Thomas Christian Thune
Thomas Christian Thune
Attorney, partner
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Thomas Christian Thune
Attorney, partner
Thomas Meng Høg
Thomas Meng Høg
Assistant attorney
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Thomas Meng Høg
Assistant attorney