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Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen

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Chairman: Dan Moalem
Managing Partner: Thomas Weitemeyer
Number of partners: 8
Number of lawyers: 34
Languages: Chinese, Danish, English, French, German, Hebrew, Kurdish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish

Firm Overview:
Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen is a dedicated Danish corporate law firm with strong, international relations. At Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen, attorneys believe in dedication without compromise. Over the years, Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen’s attorneys have been involved in some of Scandinavia’s largest and most complex commercial transactions and projects. The firm has significant experience with cross-border transactions and fully understands what matters to the client in inbound as well as outbound transactions. According to Mergermarket 2016, Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen’s attorneys are the most experienced M&A attorneys in Denmark.
Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen has close and well-developed relationships with several leading law firms in all key jurisdictions; from the best firms in Scandinavia, Germany and London to the leading firms on Wall Street and in Palo Alto. Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen is not a member of any alliance of law firms.

Main Areas of Practice and Contacts:

M&A:
The firm’s attorneys have acted as advisers in a large number of the most comprehensive and complex transactions in Denmark in recent years. The firm provides advice on all types of corporate transactions, including private equity and venture capital transactions, as well as takeovers of public listed companies. The firm has acted for the bidders in the most notable recent Danish transactions, namely for Cobham Plc in its takeover of Thrane & Thrane, for FMC in the acquisition of Cheminova, and on the Nets transaction. Clients include leading corporates, investment banks and private equity funds.
Contact: Dan Moalem, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9010
Email: [email protected]

Contact: Thomas Weitemeyer, Managing Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9090
Email: [email protected]

Contact: Bjørn Krog Andersen, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9069
Email: [email protected]

Contact: Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9095
Email: [email protected]

Contact: Henning Aasmul-Olsen, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9050
Email: [email protected]

Capital Markets & Financial Institutions:
The firm has one of the leading capital markets teams in Denmark. The firm’s clients include leading investment banks, financial institutions and corporate issuers. The firm acts for companies such as SEB, Skandia and Saxo Bank on regulatory matters, and the firm assisted Handelsbanken Capital Markets in connection with the reverse IPO of SmartGuy and the major shareholder in connection with the rights issue in shipping firm Torm. The firm has also acted in connection with the transformation of mutual financial institutions.
Contact: Dan Moalem, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9010
Email: [email protected]

Contact: Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9095
Email: [email protected]

Contact: Henning Aasmul-Olsen, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9050
Email: [email protected]

Banking & Finance:
The firm has extensive competencies within banking and finance, including regulatory matters and corporate debt finance with particular focus on acquisition financing and financing of real estate transactions. Clients include financial institutions such as SEB and UBS.
Contact: Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9016
Email: [email protected]

Real Estate:
The firm provides legal services in all aspects of real property and issues relating to the environment and construction. The firm specialises in providing legal advice in relation to real estate transactions and has assisted on some of the most significant transactions of the past year with portfolios of real estate, including hotel projects. Clients include CapMan, Essex and M. Goldschmidt.
Contact: Thomas Weitemeyer, Managing Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9090
Email: [email protected]

Corporate:
The firm provides corporate legal advice to Danish blue chip companies as well as to multinational corporations and private equity firms. The firm acts as adviser to institutional investors and family offices in connection with alternative investments.
Contact: Thomas Weitemeyer, Managing Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9090
Email: [email protected]

Contact: Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9095
Email: [email protected]

Reconstruction & Insolvency:
The firm has extensive experience within the field of reconstruction and insolvency law as well as distressed M&A. The firm acts as administrator in several high-profile bankruptcy estates. Clients include Nordea and Sydbank.
Contact: Thomas Weitemeyer, Managing Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9090
Email: [email protected]

Gaming, Media, Entertainment & Sports:
Contact: Pernille Nørkær, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9040
Email: [email protected]

EU Law & Competition:
Contact:
Pernille Nørkær, Partner
Tel:
+45 3377 9040
Email: [email protected]

Anti-Bribery:
Contact:
Pernille Nørkær, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9040
Email: [email protected]

HR & Incentive Programmes:
Contact:
Pernille Nørkær, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9040
Email:
[email protected]

Data Privacy:
Contact:
Thomas Weitemeyer, Managing Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9090
Email: [email protected]

IPR & Technology:
Contact:
Pernille Nørkær, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9040
Email: [email protected]

Civil Procedure:
Contact:
Thomas Weitemeyer, Managing Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9090
Email: [email protected]

Tax:
Contact:
Henning Hedegaard Thomsen, Senior Associate
Tel: +45 3377 9018
Email: [email protected]

Infrastructure, Cleantech & Energy:
Contact:
Thomas Weitemeyer, Managing Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9090
Email: [email protected]

Contact: Dan Moalem, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9010
Email: [email protected]

Venture Capital Start-ups:
Contact:
Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9095
Email: [email protected]

Fintech & Insurtech:
Contact:
Bjørn Krog Andersen, Partner
Tel: +45 3377 9069
Email: [email protected]

Clients:
Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen believes that the legal practice is a service trade with the clients at centrestage. Uncompromising dedication to the specific and strategic needs of its clients is therefore one of Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen’s main focus areas. This means that the firm’s advice to its clients is based on the highest professional and ethical standards and that the firm is always available to its clients, partners being no exception. Dedication without compromise entails that the partners are dedicated to the solution of the clients’ legal matters.

China Desk:
Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen provides advice to Chinese companies with activities in Denmark and to Chinese companies contemplating investments in Denmark, including in connection with M&A, private equity and venture capital transactions. The team has substantial knowledge of the Chinese business environment and Chinese culture and provides advice in both Chinese (Mandarin) and English.