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Buying a European shelf company with VAT number

Whenever you need to start doing business immediately in a European country and you need a company with a VAT number, you don’t have to wait for the bureaucratic procedures.

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Partner Law Firms

We encourage you to contact our partner law firms in Bucharest: Rolegal and E&C, both part of our legal network.

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Tax Minimization Structures

BridgeWest is specialized in special corporate structures designed for tax minimization. No matter where you want to incorporate your company, you will need to consider how you can legally minimize costs.

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Lawyer in Denmark

November 13, 2011, 7:01 pm

A lawyer in Denmark is mainly a legal adviser. Lawyers in Denmark are subject to a Code of Conduct issued by the Minister of Justice and they are also supervised by the Consumer Ombudsman. The Code of Conduct is not only a guide to lawyers in Denmark and their clients, but also a contribution to the Disciplinary Board’s prescriptions. All Danish lawyers must be members of the Danish Bar and Law Society which was founded in 1919. An attorney in Denmark must inform his client about the price of legal advice and he must not receive trust property.  The Danish Association of lawyers and economists is the largest trade union in Denmark and includes students and employees in the fields of law, administration, research, education, economics or politics. FAAF is the association of employed lawyers and trainee attorneys in Denmark, with 900 members working in private practice. At the moment, there are approximately 4,000 practicing lawyers in Denmark.


The rules for admission in the legal profession in Denmark are stipulated in the Administration of Justice Act. An applicant for becoming an attorney in Denmark must obtain a Danish law degree, achieved after a three-year bachelor degree and a two-year master degree in law. Moreover, a candidate to the title of lawyer in Denmark must perform three years of practical legal work under the supervision of a practicing lawyer. It is compulsory that future lawyers attend a postgraduate education course and pass a final exam. After completing these requirements, the candidate must file an application with the Ministry of Justice in order to obtain a license to practice as a lawyer in Denmark.

Forms of practice

Lawyers in Denmark may choose to work as in-house lawyers or private practitioners. In-house lawyers in Denmark may choose to become members of the association of in-house legal advisors. In-house lawyers in Denmark have the same legal status as other lawyers in terms of the code of conduct, professional secrecy, confidentiality or legal privilege. Lawyers in Denmark may be employed in law firms


The main activity of a lawyer in Denmark is to offer legal advice to the clients who seek his help. An attorney has the competence to assist a client in matters of company formation, divorce, foreign investments or real estate.

BridgeWest offers Company Registration  in Denmark as well as related services such as Danish shelf companies, VAT Registration and Virtual Office Services in Denmark. All the basic information regarding the requested steps for starting a business in this country was put together in a YouTube video: How to Open a Company in Denmark. We hope you will enjoy it and share it with your professional network.

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Company Formation in Denmark


Denmark is one of the best locations in the world for opening a company, being ranked among the easiest countries in Europe for doing business.


Lawyers in Denmark


BridgeWest provides a wide range of legal services in Denmark through our affiliated Danish lawyers and Law Firms in Copenhagen and other major cities in Denmark. We are mainly specialized in the main aspects of Danish Commercial Law, including Co ... [More]