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Accura Advokatpartnerselskab

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Market-leading M&A practice offering first-class advice to an impressive roster of clients, including several from the financial and real estate sectors. Assists both domestic and international corporations with cross-border mandates involving acquisitions and divestments. Has particular experience acting for international private equity investors on the acquisition of Danish companies. Strong focus on transactions between the Nordic countries.

Strengths

One client enthuses: "We consider the firm to be the absolute top in Denmark for M&A services. The partners are deeply involved in the transactions."

"I would highlight their deep understanding and extensive experience in transactions, but also their excellent understanding of risk," reports a source who values the lawyers' "solid, pragmatic and commercial advice."

Work highlights

Acted for Agilitas Private Equity on the disposal of Recover Nordic to EQT Partners, with a deal value of EUR297 million.

Notable practitioners

Henrik Juul Hansen handles takeovers and joint ventures, being popular with Nordic companies. An observant finds him "very skilled and easy to work with."

Jacob Vinther is a market-leading figure with experience in the full range of corporate transactions. He is described by a client as an "M&A powerhouse who always provides realistic advice and second-to-none negotiation skills." Another source is quick to highlight his "exceptional legal and commercial understanding of deals and deal dynamics."

Kåre Stolt maintains a solid reputation in the market and is recognised for being involved in key mandates. He regularly handles acquisitions, especially within the technology sector. "He is very good at getting the deal done," interviewees note.

Kristian Lykkeholm Klausen gains recognition for his experience in M&A transactions. He assists clients with SPA and SHA agreement negotiations as well as business transfers. Advises clients on acquisitions and divestments, especially within the manufacturing industry. Sources note  that he is "very strong in execution and building relationships," with one client describing him as "super sharp."

Mads Ilum routinely advises international clients with transactions involving their Danish branches. He is highlighted by sources as "very pragmatic and pleasant."

Thomas Weincke is a highly regarded practitioner in the market, assisting clients with large-scale cross-border transactions. One client sees him as a "very commercial deal maker" and also states that he is "an outstanding lawyer who combines a sharp and thorough legal mind with excellent people skills."

Tue Ravnholt Frandsen is regularly instructed by clients to advise on carve-outs and acquisitions. Respondents recognise that he is "extremely experienced and offers broad knowledge and understanding of the business."

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Overview

Accura’s M&A team provides services that cover all elements of an M&A transaction, including legal due diligence, structuring considerations, funding, negotiation and drafting of transaction documents.

Accura provides general legal advice on corporate and commercial law tying together the specialised services offered by the other teams. Accura also provides advice on boardroom issues and serves actively as board members. Accura provides specific advice in relation to setting up businesses in Denmark and the structuring of multinational businesses. 

Accura advises leading Scandinavian and International private equity investors and other financial sponsors as well as a large number of listed and larger privately held companies, banks and other financial institutions, public authorities and institutional investors.

Corporate/M&A Department

Accura Advokatpartnerselskab

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Tuborg Boulevard 1

Hellerup

Hovedstaden

Denmark

2900

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Denmark

Corporate/M&A


Henrik Juul Hansen
Band 4
Jacob Vinther
Band 1
Kåre Stolt
Band 2
Kristian Lykkeholm Klausen
Up and Coming
Thomas Weincke
Band 1