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Kromann Reumert

Banking & Finance

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What the team is known for

Market-leading expertise throughout the banking and finance sphere. Demonstrates particular prowess in acquisition and corporate finance, acting for domestic and international lenders as well as corporates and investment funds. Additionally active in project financing and corporate refinancing mandates. Also handles debt capital markets transactions, assisting with bond issues.

Strengths

Respondents value the lawyers' "extensive knowledge and experience," further attesting that they "deliver swiftly and understand their clients' needs and the commercial reality."

"The team is brilliant, absolutely fantastic," a client enthuses, going on to praise its "robust, very detail-oriented and very commercial advice."

Work highlights

Assisted Bavarian Nordic with a EUR270 million bridge loan facility from Nordea and Citibank for the financing of its acquisition of commercial vaccines from GlaxoSmithKline.

Notable practitioners

Department head Jakob Bernhoft is "a very experienced and flexible lawyer who is able to navigate cases with respect and understanding of the commercial reality," according to sources. He handles a broad caseload that includes leveraged finance and bridge loans as well as real estate development finance projects.

Jens Blomgren-Hansen is a renowned figure in the market and is regularly involved in cross-border mandates. He focuses his practice on project finance mandates, particularly within the energy sector.

Kim Rasmussen centres his acclaimed practice on corporate finance deals and DCM transactions, including the issuance of green bonds. He is described by sources as a "highly experienced lawyer who is able to provide pragmatic advice which shows a great understanding of the commercial aspects of running a business."

Susanne Schjølin Larsen is a recognised practitioner in the Danish banking and finance market. She elicits praise for her specific area of focus from a source who enthuses: "She is no doubt the top derivatives lawyer in the country."

Thomas Kaas offers experience handling a wide array of issues, including loan transactions, refinancing mandates and bond issuances. Clients note that "he is always to the point and gives precise advice."

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Overview

Kromann Reumert has Denmark's largest and leading banking and finance team with over 40 lawyers, many of whom are recognised as leaders in their field.

We actively participate in and follow developments in the financial markets in Denmark and abroad through our strong Danish and international network, by assistance to the Danish government in drafting of new legislation and by participation in international events.

With our international experience and pragmatic approach, we add value to all aspects of financial transactions, whether in relation to strategy, structuring or documentation.

Where required we work in specialist teams to provide clients with access to the best possible expertise and transaction management.

We advise on all aspects of banking and finance law, including:

- Corporate finance

- Acquisition financing

- Bonds

- Ship finance

- Leasing, aircraft and other assets

- Project and export finance

- Restructuring

- Financial Regulation

- Derivatives

Banking & Finance

Kromann Reumert

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Location

Sundkrogsgade 5

Copenhagen

Hovedstaden

Denmark

DK-2100

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Denmark

Banking & Finance


Jakob Bernhoft
Band 2
Jens Blomgren-Hansen
Band 3
Kim Rasmussen
Senior Statespeople
Susanne Schjølin Larsen
Band 3
Thomas Kaas
Band 2