Kolja Staunstrup is a member of Kromann Reumert's Dispute Resolution team and is engaged almost solely in dispute resolution matters. 

Kolja has particular expertise in IP lawsuits, but during the past 10 years he has also been building up specialist expertise in complex litigation and arbitration. By way of example, Kolja has been conducting a large number of high-volume and high-profile court actions concerning management liability, consultant liability, M&A, contract law, law of damages, IT law, marketing law and trademark law, including some of the very largest actions for damages in Denmark lasting more than 50 court days.  

To be able to offer his clients the best possible specialist advice in disputes, Kolja focuses also on the judge's perspective in litigation and arbitration cases. Kolja was therefore acting judge of the Danish Eastern High Court for three months in 2011, and in 2015 he completed the certified arbitrator training programme. In addition, Kolja acts frequently as arbitrator. 
Kolja regularly gives lectures on e.g. efficient conduct of litigation and arbitration, presentation of correct evidence, consultant and management liability. In addition, he assists the Danish Bar and Law Society in preparing assignments for their fictive test trial.



Chambers Global 2015

Intellectual Property

Market commentators say senior associate Kolja Staunstrup is "definitely on the move upwards." He is noted for his capabilities in intellectual property disputes, particularly in the maritime industry. 

Chambers Global 2014


Interviewees continue to mention prodigious litigator Kolja Staunstrup as "a person to watch." He handles trade mark and product counterfeiting.

Chambers Global 2013

Intellectual Property

Kolja Staunstrup enter the rankings this year following effusive praise from market sources."He does extremely high quality work, acting in our best interests from day one, "sources report .

  • Community Trade Mark Law, 1st edition 2015
  • Acting High Court Judge for Denmark's Eastern High Court 2011
  • LL.M. in International Business Law, University of Sydney 2007/2008 
  • Master of Laws (cand.jur.), University of Copenhagen 2004  
Admission and right of audience
  • Right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court 2015
  • Admitted to practice law 2008
  • English
  • The Scandinavian languages
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