Casper Gammelgaard Kaptain

Contact Details
First Name
Attorney, Partner
Area of Specialisation / Arbitration Experience
Commercial Arbitration, Construction / Engineering, Maritime / Shipping, Oil and Gas, Power / Energy, Real Estate, Transport / Infrastructure
Badehusvej 16
9000 Aalborg
+45 70151000
English, Danish, Norwegian, Swedish
Membership Status
Professional Details
Bar Admission

Admittet to the Danish Bar, Entitled to appear before the Danish Supreme Court


Master in Law, University of Aarhus (with supplementary studies at Deakin University, Melbourne and Aarhus School of Business).

External Associate Professor in international arbitration (University of Aalborg).

Certified International Arbitrator by the Danish Institute of Arbitration & the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce

FIDIC Certified Attorney by FIDIC (International Federation of Consulting Engineers)

Professional Associations

International Association of Young Lawyers/ Association International des Jeunes Avocats (AIJA)

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG), The London Court of International Arbitration

Groupe ASA des Jeunes Praticiens de l'Arbitrage, Association Suisse de l'Arbitrage

Chinese European Legal Association e.V. (CELA)/ Chinese European Arbitration Centre (CEAC)

Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF), International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

The SCC association Young Arbitrators Stockholm (YAS), The Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC)

DIS40 - Die Deutsche Institution für Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit e.V. (DIS) / DIS40 (young arbitrators) The German Institution of Arbitration

Danish Marine and Offshore Group

Other Qualifications

I am a Danish and Internationally trained attorney and equity partner in HjulmandKaptain Law Firm.

My client portfolio includes listed companies and financial companies, public authorities and medium-sized and smaller business enterprises – both Danish and foreign.

I am a certified international arbitrator, external associate professor in international arbitration (University of Aalborg) and graduated from Aarhus University in 2005 with supplementary studies at Deakin University, Melbourne and Aarhus School of Business.

In June 2014 I was nominated as one of Denmarks 100 Leading Talents (across all sectors) by Berligske Business.

As of January 2015 I head the Aalborg office of HjulmandKaptain.

I am specialized within the fields of:

-ENERGY and MARITIME LAW; has assisted both Danish and foreign leading companies operating within the wind energy sector the oil and gas industry and related sectors (both on- and offshore). Has extensive experience advising both suppliers, operators, public authorities and investors within these fields.

- INTENATIONAL CONTRACTS; eg Terms and Conditions of sales, agency contracts, consultancy agreements, Joint venture agreements, negotiating contracts, cross-border disputes, etc.

- CONSTRUCTION LAW; provide advice on all legal aspects in relation to national and international building and construction projects, including contracts in accordance with Danish and international standards, including AB92, ABT93, FIDIC, LOGIC, NEC3 and advice on project/contract management, ect.

-REAL ESTATE; all aspects relating to the sale of real estate (including as part of mergers and acquisitions), financing and development of business properties, project development, etc.

-DISPUTE RESOLUTION; right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court, regularly conduct cases before the Danish Institute of Arbitration, the Danish Building and Construction Arbitration Board and before ad hoc arbitration tribunals, and all national civil courts.