2005- Laywer in private practice with the Law Firm Schjødt.
2006- Member of the European Parliament's panel of Experts on the Internal Market.
2005- Chairman of the Board of Appeal in European Aviation Safety Agency.
2002-05 Member of a Board of Appeal, EU Office for Trade Marks and Designs.
1999-02 Director of the Department of Legal & Executive Affairs, EFTA Surveillance Authority.
1997-99 First, Principal Legal Advisor in, then Head of the Brussels Antenna of the European Ombudsman, Mr. Jacob Söderman.
1996-97 Administrator in the Legal Service of the European Parliament.
1996 Principal Legal Advisor in Strasbourg for the European Ombudsman.
1994-95 Administrator in the Legal Service of the European Parliament, Luxembourg and assistant to the Director General of the Service, Mr Gregorio Garzón Clariana.
1991-94 Legal clerk to the Danish Advocate General, now the Danish Judge, Mr Claus Gulmann at the European Court of Justice.
1987-91 Administrator in the Department of Research and Documentation, European Court of Justice.
1985-87 Assistant Attorney in the law firm Advokaterne, Copenhagen.