Holger is one of the leading legal advisers to the construction sector, including international projects.
He combines more than 25 years of experience in real estate and renewable energy with a direct, solution-oriented style. He focuses on the parties’ commercial interests to ensure the best business and legal solutions.
Holger is also a qualified mediator and arbitrator.
Legal advice for construction contract and lease agreements during expansion of Agro Food Park near Aarhus
Experience & Education
- 1996 Master of Law, Aarhus University
- 2009 Arbitrator training course of the General Council of the Danish Bar and Law Society
- 2021 Mediation training course of the Association of Danish Law Firms
- 2022 Board Education
Admission to practise law
Right of audience
- The High Courts, 2001
- English, German
Member of the National Association for Building
Member of the Danish Society for Construction and Consulting Law
IBA Real Estate Committee
- International Bar Association
Legal 500 2023
Real estate and construction
Holst, Advokater’s team utilises its “high level of knowledge” and “deep understanding” to assist operators and distressed contractors in the public and private sectors with insolvency related matters, construction contracts and lease agreements.
“The “highly skilled” Holger Schöer co-heads the practice.”
“Holger Schöer has longstanding experience in advising on international projects.”
“Their high level of knowledge is unique. Based on their deep understanding of the industry, they provide clear; useful and down-to-earth advice.”
“Every person on the team understands our challenges, and Holger Schöer’s experience in the field makes a difference.”
“Holger Schöer is a highly skilled solicitor, and a leader in Denmark in terms of knowledge. He is excellent in analysing the problems at hand and finding the best way forward.”
- “The team at Holst are always professional, they are of the best in the market with their high level of expertise and work morale.”
(2003). FIDIC: International Entrepriseret i et dansk perspektiv (FIDIC: International Construction Law From a Danish Perspective) Gjellerup, 1st edition
Author of articles on building and construction law matters, particularly in “Dagens Byggeri”, Denmark’s leading trade journal for the building industry