Nicolai Hesgaard er leder af Elmanns afdeling for ansættelses- og persondataret.
Nicolai er internationalt anerkendt som ekspert inden for ansættelsesret og rådgiver både danske virksomheder, udenlandske virksomheder samt finansielle institutioner. Rådgivningen omfatter alle dele af ansættelsesretten med særlig fokus på transaktioner, herunder due diligence, informations- og høringsforpligtelser og incitamentsordninger.
Nicolai rådgiver også om persondatabeskyttelse, herunder etableringen af whistleblower-hotlines. Ydermere kan Nicolai bistå med rådgivning i forbindelse med undersøgelser vedrørende overholdelse af FCPA og UK Bribery Act.
Nicolai har ligeledes også erfaring med konkurrenceretlige problemstillinger, herunder særligt fusionskontrol i Danmark og udlandet.
LEGAL 500 EMEA 2017 Employment: Elmann’s ‘practical and efficient’ team has expertise including advising on dismissals, collective bargaining agreements and disputes with labour unions. ‘Commercial’ group head Nicolai Hesgaard advised Royal Unibrew on a staff secondment to the UK.
LEGAL 500 EMEA 2016 Employment: "Nicolai Hesgaard is responsive, proactive and trusted".
LEGAL 500 EMEA 2014 Employment: "The enthusiastic, responsive Nicolai Hesgaard gives to-the-point advice”.
Chambers Europe 2018 Employment: Nicolai Hesgaard of Elmann Advokatpartnerselskab advises both international and domestic businesses on employment and data privacy laws. A client praises him for being "always focused on the best alternatives and solutions."
Chambers Europe 2017 Employment: Department head Nicolai Hesgaard of Elmann Advokatpartnerselskab is "very responsive and business-minded. He is experienced and has a good sense of what we need," according to clients. He assists both Danish and international clients with terminations and incentive schemes and he also acts on behalf of senior executives.
Chambers Europe 2016 Employment: "His strenghts are his legal knowledge, judgement, and his ability to analyse the curent issue and situation, but also his commercial and practical skills."
Chambers Europe 2015 Employment: “Nicolai Hesgaard of Elmann Advokatpartnerselskab is particularly noted for his expertise in data protection and privacy issues, including contractual and whistleblowing matters. He also has considerable experience in incentive schemes.”
Chambers Europe 2014 Employment: Sources describe Nicolai Hesgaard as a ”timely, exact and well-prepared lawyer". He is also praised as a “pleasure to work with.”
Chambers Europe 2013 Employment: Nicolai Hesgaard is valued for "giving straightforward advice that is easy to implement," and for being client-focused.
2014 - : Elmann, Partner
2012 - 2014: Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen, Partner
2011 - 2012: IUNO, Partner
2010 - 2011: Magnusson
2007 - 2008: De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
2000 - 2010: Gorrissen Federspiel
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