Lars Hjortshøj Nielsen

Partner, Attorney Aarhus
Business area
  • Bankruptcy
  • Restructuring
  • Forced sale
  • Mergers and acquisitions
Foreign language
  • English and German
Right of audience
  • Supreme Court, 2003


Lars provides business law advice to companies with particular focus on finance law and insolvency law issues, including in connection with reorganisations, as a supervisor of suspensions of payments and as a trustee of bankruptcy estates and individual representation of creditors, among other things in respect of avoidance. In addition, he assists in the establishment of companies, including company formation, and is a member of the boards of a number of companies.

DELACOUR is recommended by IFLR1000 within the area of M&A, Restructuring and insolvency:



Master of Laws, Aarhus University, 1988
Admitted 1991
Certified insolvency lawyer, 2013


Teaching and publications

Lars is the author of articles on insolvency law subjects and on company charges and receivables charges. He also gives lectures on these subjects in various contexts.


Positions of trust

Lars is a member of the Association of Danish Insolvency Lawyers.