Søren is a partner in our Tax Law team. Søren advises enterprises, authorities, foundations, associations, pension funds and private individuals on tax matters.
He conducted his first case before the Danish Supreme Court almost 20 years ago and has represented clients at all instances of the Danish courts since then. He is held in high regard in all areas of litigation concerning tax, VAT and duties. Presently, he is conducting several large transfer pricing cases.
Søren is recognised as a leading tax specialist in Chambers, Legal 500 and World Tax.
As a member of the board of Danmarks Skatteadvokater (the Association of Tax Lawyers in Denmark) and of the special committee on tax law under the auspices of Danske Advokater (the Association of Danish Law Firms), Søren comments draft legislation and draft guidances from the tax authorities. Søren is also the vice-chairman of Københavns Advokatforening (the Copenhagen Bar Association) and a member of the supervisory board of the Danish branch of the International Fiscal Association.
Søren Lehmann Nielsen is ranked as a leading individual as regards Tax. Søren Lehmann Nielsen represents clients in tax disputes concerning tax deduction and transfer pricing. He also advises on withholding tax issues, as well as tax aspects of restructuring mandates and joint taxation issues. One client describes him as being "extremely diligent and very experienced." (2020)
Søren Lehmann Nielsen is listed as "Highly regarded" with respect to both Indirect tax and Tax controversy. (2019)
Søren Lehmann Nielsen is ranked as a leading individual as regards Tax. Clients praise his "strong technical knowledge, high-level commercial awareness and ability to stick to deadlines." (2019)
Søren Lehmann Nielsen is ranked as a leading individual as regards Tax (2019)