Mette Klingsten

Mette Klingsten Law Firm is a boutique law firm exclusively specialized in Danish Employment and Labour Law.

Mette Klingsten and Mette Bjørndal have a well established history advising clients on Employment and Labour Law matters in Denmark.   Mette Klingsten, with over 20 years of experience in the field, was a Partner of Bech Bruun before launching her own firm with Mette Bjørndal.

The firm,  located in the center of Copenhagen, has a wealth of experience providing Employment and Labour Law counsel to both national and international clients, including pension funds, private companies, embassies, semi-public companies, senior executives, in addition to international matters.

Mette Klingsten Law Firm and its team are recognized at the international level for their Employment and Labour Law practice. The firm was recently awarded Corporate Livewire’s  Employment and Labour Law Firm of the Year 2017. Partner Mette Klingsten has also been ranked in Band 2 in Chambers Europe, one of the most important international legal guides, in 2016 and 2017. In their words:

Mette Klingsten of Mette Klingsten Law Firm advises on all types of employment law matters, including advisory work and contentious issues. She has represented Danish and foreign companies in the Labour Court and in arbitration.
–          Chambers 2017

Mette Klingsten of Mette Klingsten Law Firm specializes in labour and employment law, offering expert advice on matters such as incentive schemes, transfers of undertaking, outsourcing and collective dismissals.
–          Chambers 2016

The firm advises on a full range of employment issues such as:

  • Business Immigration
  • Business Startups
  • Recruitment processes
  • Company Secretarial Services
  • Discrimination
  • Dismissals: Individual & Collective
  • Employee Representatives
  • HR Policies & Procedures
  • Labour Litigation & Arbitration
  • Mergers Acquisitions & Disposals
  • Reorganisations & Restructurings
  • Restrictive Covenants and protection of Confidential Information
  • Salary: Benefits & Remuneration
  • Training & Seminars
  • Transfers of Business
  • Transfers of People
  • Work Visas

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