Susanne Schjølin Larsen specialises in banking and finance law and financial regulation, focusing in particular on derivatives transactions within the financial and energy sectors. Susanne became a partner in 2006 and heads Kromann Reumert's Financial Services team.

Susanne advises financial and non-financial entities and institutions on derivatives and collateral arrangements, including standard master agreements such as the ISDA Master Agreement, the TBMA/ISMA Global Master Repurchase Agreement (repo agreements) and the EFET General Agreement, structured derivatives, derivatives clearing and other obligations under the European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR). She also advises on other areas of the financial regulation and on REMIT. Furthermore, Susanne assists clients with acquisition and general corporate loan agreements.

After having worked with derivatives for many years and negotiated numerous repo and derivatives master agreements as well as clearing agreements, Susanne continues to closely follow international and local developments in the market and regulation of derivatives.

Susanne's in-depth knowledge of the financial market, its players and its complex regulation allows her to provide advice targeted to each client's specific needs. Susanne offers practical solutions and is dedicated in providing advice and negotiating contracts, always seeking a close cooperation with her clients to achieve results that add value for them.

Chambers Global 2021

Banking & Finance

Susanne Schjølin Larsen is a recognised practitioner in the Danish banking and finance market. She elicits praise for her specific area of focus from a source who enthuses: "She is no doubt the top derivatives lawyer in the country."

Chambers Global 2020

Banking & Finance

Susanne Schjølin Larsen is widely regarded as a "top derivatives lawyer in Denmark."One client praises her "deep knowledge" and describes her as "always available and very good in negotiations."

Chambers Global 2019

Banking & Finance

Susanne Schjølin Larsen is recognised as a "derivatives expert" by multiple sources, and one interviewee highlights her "incredibly good, complex work."

Chambers Global 2018

Banking & Finance

Described by market commentators as “one of the best derivatives lawyers in the country,” Susanne Schjølin Larsen is also noted for assisting clients with collateral programmes. She offers expertise in the energy and financial sectors, and also advises clients on financial regulations.

Chambers Global 2017

Banking & Finance

Susanne Schjølin Larsen advises financial institutions and corporates on collateral agreements and regulatory issues. She is noted by interviewees for her expertise in derivatives, and clients say: "It's good to have her on your side: she is a strong negotiator who achieves results."

Chambers Europe 2016

Banking & Finance

Susanne Schjølin Larsen continues to be active advising on regulation within the finance sector. She notably acts on behalf of financial institutions, funds and corporations on structured products. A client states: "She is very good at picking up and focusing on the important details. She understands our needs and balances them in a transaction to get a deal."

Chambers Global 2015

Banking & Finance

Susanne Schjølin Larsen has considerable knowledge of regulatory matters and is well regarded by clients for her derivatives expertise. She is "extremely hard-working and very good at explaining complex law to an outsider."

Legal 500 2014

Banking & Finance

Kromann Reumert has an ‘excellent, well connected and responsive’ team, which includes the ‘hardworking’ Susanne Larsen, who ‘always maintains a sense of perspective’.

Chambers Global 2014

Banking & Finance

Susanne Schjølin Larsen  is known for her deep knowledge of derivatives work. She is commended for her impressive work ethic.

  • Member of the Danish Association for Banking and Finance Law
  • Teacher of various finance law subjects
  • Partner 2006 
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) from New York University 2000
  • Associate in Kromann Reumert's Brussels office 1996
  • Master of Laws (cand. jur.) from the University of Copenhagen 1994 
  • Erasmus student, the University of Amsterdam 1993
Admission and right of audience
  • Admitted to the New York Bar 2001
  • Right of audience before the Danish High Court 1999
  • Admitted to practice law in Denmark 1997
  • English
  • The Scandinavian languages
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