Number of partners worldwide: 23
Number of lawyers worldwide: 100
As a leading Danish law firm, Accura is known for its high quality, solution-oriented legal advice and its strong sense of urgency and great understanding of deal dynamics. Accura is Denmark’s leading M&A and transactional law firm. Accura often represents foreign companies, investors and private equity companies acquiring Danish private and listed companies.
Main Areas of Practice:
Banking & Finance:
Accura’s banking and finance team has extensive expertise and experience with banking and finance law and offers legal advice on all kinds of corporate debt finance, equity capital finance and investments, for example through private equity funds and venture capital funds.
Accura’s capital markets team has vast experience in advising on mergers and acquisitions, secondary offerings, rights issues, etc., and Accura is a leading choice for issuers of listed property bonds seeking advice on these matters.
Competition & Public Procurement:
Accura’s EU and competition team has extensive expertise and experience with providing advisory services within competition law and procurement rules.
Corporate & Commercial:
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 provides advice on all areas within data protection law. The firm provides solutions to specific data protection law issues as well as planning and implementation of compliance projects, personal data audits and protection law processes.
Accura’s employment team advises clients on issues relating to employment and labour law, including individual and collective terms of employment, incentive plans, for example options and bonus programmes, posting and secondment of employees, etc.
Accura provides advice on all legal aspects of energy law. The highly specialised team advises companies from many different energy sectors, including oil and gas, electricity, wind energy and water energy.
Accura’s infrastructure team bases its work on an overall assessment of the individual infrastructure project. The team has vast experience with all sorts of infrastructure projects, and Accura’s extensive transaction experience permits the team to work with the initiative necessary for the project.
Accura is a leading choice for businesses seeking protection and development of valuable intellectual property rights. Accura’s intellectual property team ensures that clients obtain the optimum protection strategy and commercialisation of their intellectual property rights.
IT & Outsourcing:
Accura has extensive experience within all significant aspects of technology law, including IT law, combining legal knowledge and experience with a great understanding of commercial matters and a true interest in technology. Accura is one of Denmark’s leading advisors in outsourcing, including business process outsourcing (BPO). Accura’s outsourcing team assists listed and non-listed companies, banks, pension funds and trade union in connection with outsourcing projects from small defined projects to cross-border projects covering multiple countries.
Accura provides advice on regulatory matters, advertising, communication, cooperation agreements, research and development agreements, licence agreements, IPR issues, data exclusivity, application procedures for marketing authorisations, etc.
Media & Entertainment:
Accura provides advice on all legal aspects of media and entertainment law. The highly specialised team advises TV production companies, cable TV providers, publishers, sports clubs, entertainers and Internet-based media.
Mergers & Acquisitions:
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 advises a number of equity funds, such as seed funds, venture funds and funds of funds, and assists clients in establishing funds and investing in equity funds.
Accura’s real estate team has vast expertise and practical experience within all aspects of legal advice relating to real estate. The team’s client base comprises both Danish and international entities, such as pension funds, investors, entrepreneurs, developers and end users.
Restructuring & Insolvency:
Accura’s restructuring and insolvency team has vast experience with national and cross-border refinancing and insolvency cases, including the restructuring of company operations and structure, corporate governance, notice of suspension of payment and acting as administrator or liquidator in connection with insolvent estates and compositions.
Accura’s direct and indirect tax team provides highly specialised advisory services on Danish and international direct and indirect tax matters with a special focus on transactions, financing and corporate structures.
Accura works on a non-exclusive basis with top legal advisers in some of the world’s leading law firms, and Accura is involved in numerous transactions and legal work requiring cross-border assistance.