Birgitte Sølvkær Olesen
    Birgitte Sølvkær Olesen


    Birgitte Sølvkær Olesen

    Partner | Attorney (Right to appear before the Danish Supreme Court)

    T: +45 27 12 02 66

    About Birgitte


    • Master of Law: 1995
    • Licence to practice law: 1998
    • Partner at the law firm of Halling-Overgaard, Advokatfirma (previously Flink, Halling-Overgaard & Partnere) since 1998
    • Right to appear before the Danish Supreme Court: 2006
    • Committee Member of the Council of the Danish Bar and Law Society (Advokatrådet), 2021
    • Teaches in subjects within her core competences at courses for auditors and attorneys.
    • Taught generational succession as a part-time lecturer at Aarhus University


    • Litigation
      Conducting civil proceedings, including cases about liability in damages/professional liability.
    • Tax law
      Conducting tax cases, VAT cases and tax criminal cases.
    • General succession and reorganisation
      Transfer of personally owned businesses and companies.
    • Reorganisation of businesses, including exchanges of shares, restructuring, demergers and mergers
    • Family law and law of succession
      Making wills, especially in case of generational succession. Other family law subjects related to commercial enterprises.
    • Administration of estates


    • The Danish Bar and Law Society (Det Danske Advokatsamfund)
    • The Association of Danish Law Firms (Danske Advokater)
    • Aarhus Attorney Association (Aarhus Advokatforening), Committee Member


    • Author of the book: ”Generationsskifte – det skatteretlige grundlag i forbindelse med generationsskifte og omstrukturering” (Generational succession – tax law basis in relation to generational succession and reorganisation)
    •  Author to various articles within tax law and company law.