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Christian Schow Madsen

Copenhagen, Denmark Europe Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
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The much-admired Christian Schow Madsen advises clients on development projects and real estate transactions. Clients affirm that he is "one of the best experts in Denmark and he is able to assist with very complex projects from a commercial perspective."
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Practice Areas

Christian Schow Madsen’s main practice area is real estate.

Career

2015-2019: Member of Bruun & Hjejle's board of directors

2009-2014: Managing partner, Bruun & Hjejle

1994: Partner, Bruun & Hjejle

1994: Admitted to the Danish Supreme Court

1989: Admitted to the Danish Bar

1986-1994: Attorney, Hjejle, Gersted & Mogensen (now Bruun & Hjejle)

Professional Memberships

The Danish Bar and Law Society, International Bar Association, Danish Supreme Court Bar Association.

Clients

PensionDanmark

Danica Pension

By & Havn

Obel-LFI Ejendomme

Danske Shoppingcentre

Experience

Christian Schow Madsen assists Danish and international pension funds, businesses, private equity funds and public property owners in real estate-related acquisitions and divestitures and project development. Christian has contributed to The Danish Bar and Law Society’s guidelines on corporate and stock exchange matters.

Furthermore, Christian Schow Madsen was admitted to Kraks Blå Bog (Danish equivalent to Who’s Who) in 2010, he is recommended in Who’s Who Legal 2020 and continuously features as ‘Leading Individual’ in The Legal 500.

Work Highlights

Advised Obel-LFI ejendomme with the takeover of Bangs Torv in Herlev (2021).

Advised Danske Shoppingcentre regarding the DKK three-digit million acquisition of Aalborg Storcenter, Northern Jutland’s largest shopping centre (2021).

Advising Danica Pension on the ongoing development of the prestigious new office and residential CBD (central business district) area Postbyen in central Copenhagen, including development and lease agreements of two significant tower blocks with hotel developer edyn (previously SACO) in 2020, a contract with KPC about a new EUR 268 million tower block project in 2019 and the development of Danske Bank’s new domicile (expected to be completed in 2023).

Advising By & Havn with the establishment of joint ventures with PFA and Pen-sionDanmark respectively regarding the development of two new urban areas in Southern Copenhagen; Stejlepladsen (PFA) and Vejlandskvarteret (PensionDanmark), with a total value of more than DKK 3 billion (ongoing).

Advising Danica and the project developers Nordkranen and Unionkul in the JV Udviklingsselskabet CØ P/S in connection with their ongoing development of the Paper Island (in Danish: Papirøen) located in the harbour in central Copenhagen, including a developing and lease agreement with international hotel company 25hours Hotels in 2019.

Languages Spoken

Scandinavian languages and English.

Education

Aarhus University

Master of Laws

1986 - 1981

Harvard Law School, USA

Harvard Law School Executive Education

2011 - 2011

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