Holst, Advokater Advokatpartnerselskab
T, +45 8934 0000
F, +45 8934 0001

CVR: 35680470


Hans Broges Gade 2

DK-8000 Aarhus C


Indiavej 1

DK-2100 København Ø


About Holger

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.

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

  • 02-03-1999

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 2024

  • “Holger Schöer has over 25 years experience in international construction projects”.

  • “Holger Schöer is a top-level legal adviser who has simple solutions to complex legal matters. He is available and always delivers on time with high quality”.

  • “We always receive advice that has a practical operational aim. It is not only the focus on legal rights that drives the process, but equally a focus on getting “the conflict” resolved quickly”.


  • 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