Daniel Egeberg Markussen

Attorney Copenhagen
Business area
  • Employment and labour law
  • Personal data protection


Daniel primarily works within the area of employment law. During the course of several years, he has provided specialist advice to businesses, professional bodies and trade unions, managers and employees. Moreover, Daniel has litigated a number of cases concerning disputes based in employment law before the civil courts, the Danish Labour Court, and various administrative tribunals.

Daniel is very experienced in the drafting of employment contracts for both salaried employees and directors, termination and summary dismissal of employees, the drafting of HR policies, in providing advice in connection with mergers and acquisitions, collective redundancies and the application of employment contract clauses as well as cases concerning contraventions of the Danish Equal Treatment Act and other non-discriminatory legislation arising from the employment, termination or dismissal of an employee.


MA Law, Aarhus University, 2013
Admitted 2016


Daniel has had general experience teaching aspects of employment law and regularly contributes to courses and seminars on related topics.

Positions of trust

Member of The Danish Employment Lawyers AssociationMember of EELA – The European Employment Lawyers Association