With more than 25 years experience, Thorbjørn is an expert in Intellectual Property Law and related matters. Thorbjørn graduated as Cand.Jur. from Copenhagen University in 1992. After qualifying as a solicitor, he moved to London from where he graduated as Masters of Laws (LL.M), specialised in Intellectual Property, from King’s College London in 1996. He has since worked in London and Copenhagen as a lawyer, with particular emphasis on all matters related to Intellectual Property. This has given him significant experience in commercial and strategic use of IP for businesses and the potential for growth and capitalisation.

Thorbjørn is a trained solicitor and therefore also has extensive experience in general business law – both domestically and internationally. He is also an experienced litigator.

Thorbjørn focuses on giving advice on Intellectual Property Rights and matters concerning unfair marketing and unfair trade practices, passing-off and artists’ rights. He also advises on business- and IP-strategies (defending, establishing, consolidating or countering).

Closeness of contact and dedication to the clients is of the utmost importance to him. Thorbjørn has assisted Danish and international clients with commercially focused advice, strategy, negotiations and litigation.

Thorbjørn is internationally ranked an IP Star by Managing Intellectual Property.

EDUCATION

  • Cand.Jur., University of Copenhagen
  • Masters of Law, King’s College, London
  • Authorised Trademark and Design Attorney

MEMBERSHIPS

  • The Danish Law and Bar Society
  • Pharmaceutical Trademarks Group (PTMG)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA)