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Junior Legal Counsel

Lenus eHealth

Lenus eHealth

Copenhagen, Denmark
Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024

Lenus is looking for a Legal Counsel for our Copenhagen office

Do you want to play a vital role in a modern legal department, helping to improve people's health and happiness? We're looking for a proactive Junior Legal Counsel who can thrive in a fast-paced, global, data-driven company. If you're passionate about contributing to a modern legal team focused on IT law, while reducing legal complexities and fostering innovation, this role is perfect for you. The ideal candidate cares deeply about their work and our mission, thrives in fast-paced environments, and brings critical thinking, optimism, and resilience.

Who are we looking for?


  • Assist the rest of the team to identify, assess, and advise on legal risk with a “less legal more people” mindset.
  • Research legal issues related to AI, privacy, consumer protection legislation, and much more depending on Lenus' needs!
  • Manage a substantial volume of commercial contracts, making adjustments to our templates as needed. You'll often collaborate with our enthusiastic sales team, who have high expectations and tight deadlines.
  • Work with the rest of the team to identify and implement the newest legal tech.


  • You are a recent Cand.merc.(jur.) or Cand.jur., graduate with up to one year of relevant experience.
  • You have a strong interest in privacy regulations, such as the GDPR, and IT law, including relevant EU regulations.
  • Some experience drafting and negotiating IT contracts is a plus.
  • You have a go-getter, optimistic attitude, a desire to learn quickly, and you're ready to contribute to Lenus' success from day one.
  • You have a pragmatic approach to creative legal problem-solving, including researching novel and ambiguous legal areas.
  • The ideal candidate should be comfortable with routine tasks and effectively handling the fast-paced demands of internal stakeholders.
  • You appreciate autonomy and flexibility in your work, and enjoy the option to join a yoga class in the morning or play padel in the afternoon.

We encourage you to apply even if you don't tick all the boxes.

The Team

You'll be a valued member of our close-knit and dynamic legal team that is split between our energetic Copenhagen HQ and our New York office. Our team is driven by curiosity, optimism, and trust. We take ownership of our projects and strive to always deliver with the highest quality, while effectively balancing speed with quality. We trust each other to speak up when we need help or a fresh perspective. We move at a rapid pace and constantly adapt to shifting priorities, and while this isn't for everyone, those who thrive here put team over ego and are able to stay focused on the bigger picture. We nurture a culture of innovation and teamwork, encouraging individuals to contribute meaningfully to our collective success.

Benefits & Perks

  • Structured and prioritised development opportunities
  • Development feedback cycle with quarterly check ins
  • Team events and monthly social events in all our offices
  • Sports and activities, like paddle tournaments, weekly football, Run & Dip, and much more!
  • Daily lunch, snacks and fuel. Our offices are set up with fruits, snack bars, and a wide selection of drinks
  • A Macbook and other hardware to support you in your daily work
  • A voluntary pension plan
  • Mandatory insurance through AP Pension

We'll be going through applications frequently, so if this sounds like a great opportunity for you, hit apply and our talent team will go through it and be in touch with you.

About Lenus

Lenus was founded in Denmark by Bertram Thorslund in 2016. We are a health technology company that empowers health coaches to scale their businesses through pioneering technology and our in-house business, health and innovation expertise.

We're inspiring a new generation of health coaches—people who have the power to move not only bodies but minds, too. We are at the forefront of an industry under rapid transformation, and our strategic innovations pave the way for the change we want to see—happier and healthier people.

Today, Lenus is headquartered in Copenhagen, with offices in New York, London, Stockholm, Berlin, Hamburg, Madrid, Helsinki, Southern California & beyond.

We care about your privacy, personal data and information at Lenus.

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.

For specific details on how your personal data and information is processed by Lenus during any recruitment process, please see our privacy policy.

Specific to EU applicants:
Lenus will treat all personal information collected during the recruitment process with the utmost confidentiality and in line with current data protection legislation. We rely on the lawful basis of Art. 6 (1) (b) of the GDPR to process the information provided by you in the recruitment process.

Specific to California applicants:
Lenus will treat all personal information collected during the recruitment process with the utmost confidentiality and in line with current data protection legislation.