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Denmark Corporate/M&A
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5 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Gorrissen Federspiel

Gorrissen Federspiel renders advice on all corporate matters, such as M&A transactions, company law and commercial contracts.

Our experts in the field advise on all aspects of M&A, securities law, company law, trust and foundations law and contract law. We advise Danish and multinational companies and private equity funds on acquisitions, mergers, disposals, corporate restructurings, management buy-outs and compliance. We have acted as advisers in a vast number of transactions within many different sectors of business. We advise across a broad spectrum of transactional and corporate matters, including a large number of the most comprehensive and complex transactions completed in Denmark. Likewise, we advise on a broad range of contractual matters, for instance joint ventures, commercial contracts, shareholders’ agreements, articles of association and incentive schemes.


Chambers Review

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Corporate/M&A - Denmark
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What the team is known for

The team is recognised as an impressive department with notable experience, advising on high-profile public M&A. The team overlaps with the firm's capital markets team to assist clients with ECM transactions. It offers additional experience in handling distressed asset transactions and is well equipped to handle large-scale business disposals and demergers. The firm works with an impressive roster of international and domestic companies hailing from the energy, financial and retail sectors.

Work Highlights

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  • Advised Telia Company on the Danish side of its divestment from Telia Carrier and its sale to Polhem Infra.

Notable Practitioners

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Anders Ørjan Jensen
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Anders Ørjan Jensen
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Band 4

Anders Ørjan Jensen is a recognised practitioner within the M&A market. He assists clients with demergers, acquisitions and divestments that frequently involve multiple parties. "Anders's best quality is that he is an excellent listener, which enables him to provide very valuable and relevant advice," a client says.

Anders Peter G Christoffersen
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Anders Peter G Christoffersen
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Band 4

Anders Peter Christoffersen assists clients with large-scale sales transactions and acquisitions that often involve cross-border elements.

Finn Møller
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Finn Møller
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Band 3

Finn Møller acts for clients on a range of issues, including share transfers, corporate sales and takeovers. Sources praise his understanding of "the mechanics of M&A"and the pragmatic approach.

Rikke Schiøtt Petersen
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Rikke Schiøtt Petersen
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Band 2

Rikke Schiøtt Petersen advises public and private clients on demergers, listings and takeovers. Sources highlight her experience in capital markets transactions. A source describes her as "very capable and pleasant."

Klaus Søgaard
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Klaus Søgaard
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Senior Statespeople

Senior practitioner Klaus Søgaard has a strong reputation and long-term experience in a wide spectrum of corporate and commercial matters, including acquisitions, mergers and corporate governance issues.

Ranked Lawyers at
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Corporate/M&A

Klaus Søgaard
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Klaus Søgaard
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Senior Statespeople
Rikke Schiøtt Petersen
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Rikke Schiøtt Petersen
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Band 2
Finn Møller
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Finn Møller
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Band 3
Anders Ørjan Jensen
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Anders Ørjan Jensen
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Band 4
Anders Peter G Christoffersen
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Anders Peter G Christoffersen
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Band 4

Members

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Anders Ørjan Jensen

Head of Department

Camilla C. Collett

Chantal Pernille Patel

Charlotte Thorsen

Christoffer Fode

Gitte Dehn Lansner

Jacob Gunst

Michael Wejp-Olsen

Mikael Philip Schmidt

Niels Bang

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Rikke Schiøtt Petersen

Head of Department

Søren Stæhr