Public planning and environment

Specialised Law

Public regulations still have a greater impact on the businesses

Planning and environmental law regulate real estate that is to say the rules, which provides the authorities access to govern the development in cities and in the countryside and to regulate private and commercial activities, which may influence the environment.

It is special law, which therefore demands special assistance. Focus Advokater assists both businesses and authorities ensuring that the public regulation is within the framework of legality.

We provide legal advice within:
  • Environmental protection law, planning act and protection of nature act
  • Planning and environmental due diligence in connection with mergers & acquisitions
  • Matters before board and commission and litigation regarding planning and building regulations for municipality/local authorities
  • Expropriation
  • Permit for construction and changes in land use in rural areas
  • Prohibitions etc.
  • Construction rights
  • Protection lines
  • Soil contamination act (mapping and orders)
  • Prescriptive right, law relating to adjoining properties and registered covenants
Merete Vangsøe Simonsen

Merete Vangsøe Simonsen

Partner, attorney-at-law Learn more
Jacob  Fabritius de Tengnagel

Jacob Fabritius de Tengnagel

Associate partner, attorney-at-law Learn more