Lawyers, regulations, and insurance

Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) (“Hedehøj”) is established at the following addresses:

  • Søllerødgade 33, 2200 København N
  • Bredgade 66, 2. sal, 1260 København K

We can be contacted by phone (for rent cases) at +45 71 75 00 00 and +45 89 88 56 04, and by email at kontakt@tjekdinleje.dk.dk; additionally, for our associated legal professionals, mg@advokatdaniella.dk and dmt@advokatdaniella.dk.

Our CVR (Central Business Registry) number is: 37091820

Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) is organised as a partnership.

Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) has client bank accounts at Jyske Bank.

Should a bank become insolvent, depositors are covered per the Guarantee Fund for Depositors and Investors Act. The guarantee fund covers an entitled depositor’s funds up to an amount equal to 100,000 euros (approx. 750,000 DKK).

The maximum coverage applies to total deposits in the bank, even if the funds are in different accounts, including both client accounts and own accounts.

Special rules apply to deposits regarding real estate, if the real estate has been used for or is intended for primarily non-commercial purposes. Amounts of up to 10 million euros are covered for 12 months following the deposition of funds, regardless of whether the deposit is in a separate account. More information about the guarantee fund is available on the fund’s website, www.gii.dk.

The lawyers at Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) are appointed by the Danish Ministry of Justice and are members of the Danish Bar and Law Society.

All of Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm)’s lawyers and employees are covered by the firm’s liability insurance and guarantee policy from HDI Gerling. This liability insurance covers all legal practice performed by Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) regardless of where such legal practice takes place.

Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) does not use jurisdiction and/or venue clauses unless otherwise agreed with the client.

The lawyers at Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) are subject to the oversight and discipline system of the Danish Bar and Law Society, and the regulations on sound legal practice; cf. §126 of the Danish Administration of Justice Act. Legal ethics regulations also apply. Those rules that apply specifically to the performance of legal work can be found on the website of the Danish Bar and Law Society, www.advokatsamfundet.dk.

In the event of a dispute regarding the fees charged by Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) and/or dissatisfaction with the behaviour of a lawyer at Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm), clients can direct complaints regarding fee amounts and/or behaviour to the Society’s Disciplinary Board at Kronprinsessegade 28, 1306 Copenhagen K, www.advokatnaevnet.dk.

Our lawyers’ liability insurance
Lawyer’s liability insurance is an insurance policy that all lawyers and law firms are required to obtain. The regulations on liability insurance can be found in §61 of the by-laws of the Danish Bar and Law Society.

This liability insurance must cover any liability which one may incur as a lawyer for losses caused to a third party through any kind of negligence for which the lawyer or their staff is at fault.

This insurance policy must have a minimum coverage amount of 2.5 million DKK. The Danish Bar and Law Society oversees all registered insurance information regarding its lawyers.

Advokatfirmaet Hedehøj (Hedehøj Law Firm) is insured per the above conditions.

    Guarantor’s contact information:
    HDI Global SE Denmark Branch
    Indiakaj 6, 1. Sal
    DK-2100 Copenhagen
    Phone: 33 36 95 95