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Europe Denmark Banking & Finance

A broad-based definition of banking transactions, which include both borrower and lender clients. The following topics are included: Acquisition finance: transactions involving arranging finance for acquisitions acting for either the lender or the borrower; Islamic Finance: Sharia-compliant work such as acquisitions, forming funds to invest in real estate and commercial properties, issuing of Sukuks; General bank lending: syndicated lending, structured finance, leveraged finance, NPLs; Project finance: financing of infrastructure and industrial projects.; Refinancing: The refinancing and restructuring of existing loans and debtor in possession financing is also included. Where there isn’t a dedicated Restructuring / Insolvency section, work relating to restructuring in distressed situations, bankruptcy and insolvency is also considered here.

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Band 1
  1. Gorrissen Federspiel
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    Gorrissen Federspiel
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 1 | 16 Years Ranked
    Gorrissen Federspiel has an exceptional banking and finance practice assisting international and domestic banks, investors and private equity companies with a wide range of complex and high-profile transactions. Lawyers at the firm possess expertise in syndicated loan mandates and are also a strong choice for their debt capital markets capabilities, frequently assisting clients with note issuances and EMTN programmes. The law firm further offers experience in acquisition, real estate and IPO financing deals. The team is also adept at handling investment fund formation mandates.
  2. Kromann Reumert
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    Kromann Reumert
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 1 | 16 Years Ranked
    Kromann Reumert offers clients market-leading expertise across the full range of banking and finance mandates. The team demonstrates particular prowess in acquisition and corporate finance, acting for domestic and international lenders, as well as corporates and investment funds. Lawyers at the firm are also active in project financing and corporate refinancing mandates. The firm also handles debt capital markets transactions, assisting with bond issues.
  3. Plesner
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    Plesner
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 1 | 16 Years Ranked
    Danish law firm Plesner has a distinguished practice with a strong track record in acquisition finance, regularly advising on cross-border transactions. Lawyers at the team also offer knowledge on project finance deals and refinancing mandates. The team further advises an impressive roster of financial institutions and corporates on a broad scope of banking and finance issues, handling loan agreements and DCM transactions, including green bond issuances.
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Band 2
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    Accura Advokatpartnerselskab
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Accura Advokatpartnerselskab's well-reputed practice utilises its strong M&A prowess to facilitate acquisition finance mandates. Lawyers at the firm also offer expertise on infrastructure and construction financing matters. The team acts for domestic and international banks and private equity firms, as well as corporates and pension funds. Accura is also noted for its cross-border capabilities.
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    Bech-Bruun
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Bech-Brunn offers clients a strong finance team which frequently acts on behalf of domestic and international banks and large corporations on all aspects of acquisition finance. The firm is particularly recognised for its financing expertise in the energy and real estate sectors. Lawyers in the team are also instructed on refinancing mandates and offer further experience on debt capital market transactions, advising on the issuance of notes. The team is additionally well placed to handle loan transactions and sustainable finance matters.
  3. Bruun & Hjejle
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    Bruun & Hjejle
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 2 | 16 Years Ranked
    Bruun & Hjejle's impressive practice advises banks, pension funds and other financial institutions on a variety of transactional and regulatory mandates. The firm assists clients with the full range of leveraged, acquisition, corporate, project and real estate financing. Lawyers in the practice are also knowledgeable on refinancing matters. Brunn & Hjejle is a strong choice for cross-border and multi-jurisdictional transactions.
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Band 3
  1. DLA Piper Denmark
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    DLA Piper Denmark
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 3 | 7 Years Ranked
    International law firm DLA Piper offers a well-regarded practice assisting financial institutions, pension funds and corporates with finance and refinance mandates. The team handles the full gamut of real estate, project, corporate and acquisition finance. Clients benefit further from the firm's expertise in note and bond issuances, as well as securitisation and regulatory topics.
  2. Horten
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    Horten
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 3 | 14 Years Ranked
    Horten represents domestic and international corporations, banks and private equity funds, notably in connection with acquisition and project finance. The firm offers particular expertise in regulatory work in the pension fund sector, including establishing new funds. Lawyers in the team are also well placed to handle refinancing and lending mandates.
  3. Poul Schmith
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    Poul Schmith
    Banking & Finance
    Europe 2022 | Band 3 | 3 Years Ranked
    Poul Schmith is a new entrant to the rankings, acting for banks, pension funds, investment funds and corporations on a variety of financing mandates. The banking and finance team assists with acquisition financing, restructuring, portfolio transfers and other high-profile transaction mandates. The team is also experienced in handling multi-jurisdictional matters.