Ratings

Legal 500 er en international fortegnelse over anbefalede advokater og advokatkontorer. Ud fra interviews med advokater, koncernjurister og andre juridisk ansvarlige, udfærdiges hvert år en rating. På disse ranglister er WSCO repræsenteret blandt de bedste advokatkontorer i Danmark.

Legal 500 Energy 2018, Denmark:

At WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab, ‘very good and responsive’ Bo Sandroos heads the three-partner team that has strengths across the oil and gas and renewable energy sectors. The team recently advised on the development and operation of a Danish solar park. The group has been strengthened through the hire of Carsten Tolderlund from energy company Noreco. Læs mere her.

Legal 500 Shipping and transport 2018, Denmark:

Noted for its ‘profound market knowledge’, WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab fields a four-partner team specialising in wet and dry shipping matters. Recent mandates include representing Tryg Forsikring in damage claims related to the loss of containers. Another highlight was assisting an international shipowner with the set-up of a Danish business. The firm’s client base includes DLG, Freja Transport and Topdanmark. A key contact is ‘highly experienced’ Jesper Windahl. Læs mere her.

Legal 500 Dispute resolution 2018, Denmark:

WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab represented Norwegian insurer Havtrygd in a product liability case connected to the manufacturing of a gearbox. Practice head Jens Peter Fabricius is lauded for his ‘excellent legal skills’. The team welcomed Frederik Barfod from Njord Law Firm. Claus Seidelin-Prip is now with Homann Advokater. Læs mere her.

Legal 500 Insurance 2018, Denmark:

WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab’s insurance group regularly acts for insurers and pension funds in liability and compensation cases. The team, under the lead of David Rubin, continues to advise Tryg Forsikring on marine cargo, loss of hire and CAR insurance for wind turbine sector clients. Other key clients are Topdanmark and Gjensidige Forsikring. Læs mere her.

Legal 500 Energy 2017, Denmark:

Clients rate Advokatpartnerselskabet Windahl Sandroos & Co for its ‘excellent level of service’ across the oil and gas, wind and geothermal energy sectors. Headed by the ‘detail-oriented’ Bo Sandroos, the team assisted a number of exploration and production companies with offshore oil and gas licences in Denmark’s seventh North Sea licensing round and subsequent joint operating agreement negotiations. 

Legal 500 Shipping and transport 2017, Denmark:

Advokatpartnerselskabet Windahl Sandroos & Co’s ‘thorough and efficient’ practice handles a wide range of wet and dry shipping matters for insurers, P&I clubs and shipowners, among others. The ‘positive’ and ‘excellent’ Jesper Windahl heads the team. 

Legal 500 Dispute resolution 2017, Denmark:

Advokatpartnerselskabet Windahl Sandroos & Co’s ‘precise’ group acts for clients before all levels of the Danish courts, the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board and the Danish Institute of Arbitration. The team has been representing an international transport company in a dispute regarding the disclosure of financial irregularities. Clients recommend the ‘outstanding’ Jens Peter Fabricius. 

Legal 500 Insurance 2017, Denmark:

Advokatpartnerselskabet Windahl Sandroos & Co’s team is led by David Rubin, whose expertise includes insurance claims, reinsurance matters and regulatory issues. Frederik Barfod joined from Njord Law Firm. 

Legal 500 Real estate and construction 2017:

Advokatpartnerselskabet Windahl Sandroos & Co’s construction practice often acts for contractors and property owners in contract negotiations and arbitration. It is headed by Claus Seidelin-Prip and Preben Gamst. 

Legal 500 Energy 2016, Denmark:

The energy practice at Windahl Sandroos & Co. Advokatpartnerselskab is led by Bo Sandroos, who is ‘easy to cooperate with’, and whose expertise includes energy-related commercial and regulatory matters, particularly in offshore activities.

Legal 500 Shipping and transport 2016, Denmark:

The ‘very competent’ firm Windahl Sandroos & Co. Advokatpartnerselskab is the result of a 2015 merger between Birch Windahl and Sandroos. Recent highlights for the practice include successfully representing major insurers Topdanmark and Tryg before the Maritime and Commercial Court concerning liability claims arising from the transportation of machinery. The group was bolstered by the recruitment of former deputy head of Skuld Copenhagen Michael Boje-Larsen and Jens Peter Fabricius from Brandt & Lauritzen.

Legal 500 Dispute resolution 2016, Denmark:

Formed by the merger between legacy firms Birch Windahl and Sandroos, Windahl Sandroos & Co. Advokatpartnerselskab has seen an increase in disputes involving both international and Danish companies, including product liability cases, maritime arbitrations and commercial disputes. Claus V Seidelin-Prip often represents clients before the Danish courts, including the Supreme Court and the Eastern and Western High Courts.

Legal 500 Insurance 2016, Denmark:

Windahl Sandroos & Co. Advokatpartnerselskab handles insurance and reinsurance matters, including regulatory issues and insurance claims disputes. The firm recently assisted Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty with a number of liability and workers’ compensation claims. David Rubin heads the practice.

Legal 500 Real estate and construction 2016, Denmark:

Windahl Sandroos & Co. Advokatpartnerselskab’s construction practice is headed by Claus V Seidelin-Prip, who often represents owners and contractors before the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board, as well as the Danish courts.

Legal 500 Insurance 2015, Denmark:

Birch Windahl represents insurers in litigation involving areas such as staff compensation, product liability and professional liability, with clients including Tryg Forsikring and Topdanmark Forsikring. Thomas Birch heads the practice. David Rubin joined from MAQS Law Firm.

Legal 500 Shipping and transport 2015, Denmark:

Birch Windahl’s Jesper Windahl has expertise in ship arrests, collisions and groundings of vessels, as well as cargo claims and insolvency-related issues, among other areas. His team successfully represented The Swedish Club in a case concerning damage to containers aboard a vessel bound for Greenland. David Rubin joined from MAQS Law Firm.

Legal 500 Dispute resolution 2015, Denmark:

Claus Seidelin-Prip joined Birch Windahl from Viltoft in August 2013. His team focuses on construction and commercial disputes related to IT and shipbuilding, among other areas. Jesper Windahl and Thomas Birch are recommended, as is recent arrival David Rubin.

Legal 500 Insurance 2014, Denmark:

Birch Windahl is ‘service-minded and cost-effective’. Thomas Birch successfully represented Tryg Forsikring in a personal injury case. Other clients include Topdanmark Forsikring and Crawford & Co. Clients appreciate Jesper Windahl’s ‘high standards and short response times. 

Legal 500 Shipping and transport 2014, Denmark:

Cost-effective, service-minded’ shipping boutique Birch Windahl fields the ‘knowledgeable, responsive’ Jesper Windahl, who is ‘warmly recommended’. He successfully represented P&I club Gard in a dispute involving the insolvent estate of a charterer, and acted for Lego Systems in a case concerning the theft of consumer goods in the UK and the Czech Republic.

Chambers Europe 2014, Shipping, Denmark:
Jesper Windahl of Birch Windahl Law Firm is noted for his knowledge and understanding of this area, and is praised as a skilled and respected practitioner. Se vores rating her.

Legal 500 Insurance 2013, Denmark:

Birch Windahl’s Thomas Birch provides ‘good, practical advice at a competitive rate’ to insurers and policyholders. He successfully represented Tryg Forsikring in an employers’ liability case. Other clients include Topdanmark Forsikring and IF P&C Insurance. 

Legal 500 Shipping and transport 2013, Denmark:

Shipping boutique Birch Windahl provides ‘good, practical advice at a competitive cost’. Jesper Windahl successfully represented Tryg Forsikring and XL Insurance in a case concerning theft of electronic consumer goods during transit from Taiwan to Denmark, and advised Apex Bulk Carriers on the termination of a charterparty agreement. 

Chambers Europe 2013, Shipping, Denmark:

Jesper Windahl of Birch Windahl Law Firm “has real analytical strength, is strong in strategy, and has a good theoretical foundation,” praises one source, whilst another says: “He’s very open and easy to contact. He discusses the case in a way laymen can understand and does a very thorough job.” Windahl recently assisted Tryg Forsikring and XL Insurance Company with a dispute against Geodis Wilson before the Maritime and Commercial Court concerning the loss of containers in transit.

Legal 500 Shipping and transport 2012, Denmark: 

The ‘hands-on, service-minded, and cost-effective’ Jesper Windahl at shipping boutique Birch Windahl successfully defended Tryg Forsikring against a $2m claim concerning coverage under a freight forwarder’s liability insurance, and won a landmark Supreme Court case relating to the Danish Merchant Shipping Act for Itella Logistics against Scandlines.” 

Chambers Europe 2012, Shipping, Denmark:

“Clients commend Jesper Windahl of Birch Windahl Law Firm for his service-minded and solution-oriented approach”.

Legal 500 Shipping and transport 2010, Denmark:

“Jesper Windahl is one of the best lawyers for marine cargo law and handles multijurisdictional disputes”.

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