Liv Helth Lauersen advises all parties in the construction sector, i.e., both private and public developers, architects, engineers, contractors and insurance companies.
In construction law, legal advice often consists in assistance with drafting and interpreting contract documents; assistance with ongoing conflicts arising out of a construction project – e.g., in case of delays, extra work – as well as assistance with disputes, participation in expert appraisal, etc.
In general, Liv Helth Lauersen takes a solution-oriented approach to conflicts, always seeking to achieve solutions for clients at the lowest conflict level, e.g., through mediation or negotiation. If such solutions are not possible, Liv Helth Lauersen has considerable litigation experience, including from complicated and large arbitrations. One example is the large group of MgO cases, where Liv represented the client in several of the leading arbitrations of great importance to the industry. Liv is thus an experienced litigator both in the ordinary courts and before the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board.
Also, Liv work continuously to improve and develop the contractual framework for the industry. This includes contributions to the former committee regarding general conditions for building and construction works and supplies (AB), drafting of ICT templates and work on delegated developer models.
In the field of procurement law, Liv assists contracting entities and advisers in the review and control of procurement documents and assists tenderers with issues arising in the course of the procurement process, including selection and award.
- SIRIUS advokater: 2012-current
- VILTOFT: 2002-2012
POSITIONS OF TRUST
Liv Helth Lauersen is a member of the Board of the Danish Society for Construction and Consulting Law. In addition, Liv is a member of several other relevant professional associations and networks within construction law and procurement law.
Liv is recommended and acknowledged by The Legal500.
- Quote from Legal500 2019: “Liv Helth Lauersen stands out for her ‘continuous hard work’, ‘great enthusiasm’ and ‘care for detail’. Lauersen recently acted for The Danish Building Defects Fund in several arbitrations assessing which party is responsible for issues arising from the negative effects of untested buildings materials.”
- Quote from Legal500 2020: “Liv Helth Lauersen stands out with her exceptional skills and experience in real estate and housing. She is intelligent, ambitious, trustworthy and reliable, and always focused on helping her client in the best possible way.”