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Chairman: Michael Alstrøm
Number of partners: 25
Number of lawyers: 80
Languages: Danish, English, French, German, Norwegian, Swedish

Firm Overview:
Lundgrens is a leading firm in Denmark with a strong client base comprising domestic and international clients, including institutional investors, banks, financial institutions, private equity funds and investors, listed and non-listed companies, public bodies, multinational corporates and insurance companies. The firm has around 80 lawyers (including 25 partners). In addition to Denmark the firm covers Greenland and the Faroe Islands.

Main Areas of Practice:
Banking & Finance
Capital Markets
Dispute Resolution
EU & Competition
Real Estate 
Restructuring & Insolvency 

The group advises public bodies such as the City of Copenhagen and the Capital Region of Denmark as well as private undertakings on public tender procedures. The group is particularly renowned for its ability to handle complex matters such as public private innovation projects (OPI) involving public procurement; state aid; IPR; public/municipal law; contract law etc. The group also advises public bodies as well as private undertakings on state aid issues, including applications for EU funding.
Contact: Søren Hilbert
Tel: +45 3525 2962
Email: [email protected]

Banking & Finance:
The group advises a broad range of Danish and international banks, mezzanine providers, sponsors, originators and corporates on all aspects of banking and finance law, including acquisition finance and leveraged finance; syndicated and bilateral investment grade loans; real estate finance and asset backed finance; structured finance and securitisation; restructuring; financial institutions, financial services and investment funds.
Contact: Kristian Gustav Andersson
Tel: +45 3525 2917
Email: [email protected]

Capital Markets:
The group advises issuers, shareholders, underwriters and other stakeholders on all aspects of capital markets law, including: IPOs; listings and dual-listings of Danish and international companies on NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen A/S; secondary offerings; mandatory and voluntary take-over bids; de-listings (public to private); debt offerings, including offering of asset backed securities; verifications; disclosure requirements and insider-trading; and structuring of investment vehicles and funds.
Contact: Christian Bredtoft Guldmann
Tel: +45 3525 2924
Email: [email protected]

Dispute Resolution:
The group handles a wide range of disputes and arbitrations within commercial real estate, HR, insurance law, public law, tax law, and criminal tax law.
Contact: Niels W Kjaergaard
Tel: +45 3525 2960
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Peter Clemmen Christensen
Tel: +45 3525 2985
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Dan Terkildsen
Tel: +45 3525 2850
Email: [email protected]

The group provides legal services within all legal aspects relating to the relationship between employer and employee.
Contact: Anne Marie Abrahamson
Tel: +45 3525 2858
Email: [email protected]

EU & Competition:
The group has in depth international focus and expertise in advising international companies operat-ing in Denmark with respect to all competition/EU law related matters.
Contact: Michael Alstrøm
Tel: +45 3525 2913
Email: [email protected]

The group advises a range of Danish and international insurance companies and other market players on all aspects of insurance law, including professional liability; director’s liability; accountant’s liability; attorney’s liability; financial institutions’ liability; and regulatory and compliance.
Contact: Jesper Hjetting
Tel: +45 3525 2853
Email: [email protected]

The group advises on all IP matters assisting on establishing, commercialising and enforcing IP rights, including establishment and maintenance of portfolios of IP rights, in particular trademarks and designs; negotiation and preparation of all types of IP contracts, such as assignment agreements, tech-trans agreements, research and development agreements and licence agreements; handling of all types of conflicts pertaining to IP or rules on marketing prac-tices, including injunctions, search orders, invalidity proceedings, civil proceedings and enforcement programmes (parallel import and anticounterfeit) as well as matters before administrative complaints boards in Denmark and at the European level.
Contact: Nina Ringen
Tel: +45 3525 2909 Email: [email protected]

The group advises a number of Danish and international private equity funds, investment banks and corporates on all aspects of corporate law and M&A, including advice on share and business acquisitions and disposals, mergers and de-mergers, take-over bids, management incentive programmes, joint ventures and restructurings.
Contact: Peter Bruun Nikolajsen
Tel: +45 3525 2975
Email: [email protected]

Real Estate:
The group offers fully integrated legal services to the real estate sector on all aspects of real estate, construction and real estate financing to domestic and international clients. The services include real estate transactions (acquisitions and disposals), acquisition vehicles and investment structures, real estate due diligence, landlord/tenant matters and disputes, real estate funding and finance, real estate tax, construc-tion and procurement, real estate development, PPP and PFI, planning and environmental and dispute resolution.
Contact: Tobias Vieth
Tel: +45 3525 2878
Email: [email protected]

Restructuring & Insolvency:
The group assists in restructuring proceedings, act as trustee in bankruptcy proceedings and advise clients in avoidance proceedings.
Contact: Kristian Gustav Andersson
Tel: +45 3525 2917
Email: [email protected]

The tax group focuses on tax advice in connection with M&A and real estate transactions and structuring, pension fund investments, private equity transactions, litigation of tax and VAT cases, and tax criminal cases, and represents Danish and international corporate clients and individuals in cases regarding direct and indirect taxation including the tax assessment of real estate, VAT, customs and tax criminal cases. The group advises on Danish and international tax law, including tax advice in connec-tion with restructuring of companies, optimisation of transaction structures, international tax planning and transfer pricing.
Contact: Jakob Schilder-Knudsen
Tel: +45 3525 2942
Email: [email protected]

The group advises on all aspects of IT law and outsourcing, including: software licensing; system development and delivery agreements; app development and mobile solutions; large scale and business critical outsourcing; outsourcing of financial services; outsourcing within the telecom business; complex technology agreements; managed services; XaaS (Everything as a Service); open Source; IT due diligence; transition services agreements; contract management; and data privacy and data protection.
Contact: Rasmus Vang
Tel: +45 2628 9384
Email: [email protected]

Energy & Supply:
The group advises national and international companies as well as national public bodies on all matters related to the energy and utility area. The group represents producers of oil and gas in the North Sea. In other supply areas, e.g. wastewater, heat, wind, waste and electricity our clients include municipalities owning utility companies, the municipally owned utility companies as well as privately owned utility companies or cooperative societies. The group consists of an interdisciplinary team of specialists with different areas of expertise in, for instance, M&A and transactions, public law, regulatory advice, sustainable energy, EU competition, environment, infrastructure, tax, reconstruction and insolvency.
Contact: Kristian Gustav Andersson
Tel: +45 3525 2917
Email: [email protected]