Rising Stars

Firms To Watch: Commercial, corporate and M&A

DreistStorgaard Advokater A/S has continued to strengthen its corporate and commercial offering. Under the leadership of Nikolaj Juhl Hansen, Svend-Aage Dreist Hansen, Martin Skovbjerg and Søren Storgaard, the team handles a broad range of corporate work.

Commercial, corporate and M&A in Denmark

Accura Advokatpartnerselskab

Accura Advokatpartnerselskab‘s ‘best in class’ transactional practice undertakes work across the entire spectrum of complex, cross-border transactions for buyers, sellers and targets, in addition to handling a substantial volume of high-value private equity transactions on behalf of a comprehensive client base that spans private equity investors, listed companies and financial institutions. The Copenhagen-based practice group’s leadership team is comprised of seven partners: Henrik Juul HansenJacob VintherKristian Lykkeholm KlausenKåre Stolt, the ‘technically brilliant’ Lars Mygind BojsenMads IlumThomas Weincke and Tue Ravnholt Frandsen.

Responsables de la pratique:

Henrik Juul Hansen; Jacob Vinther; Kristian Lykkeholm Klausen; Kåre Stolt; Lars Mygind Bojsen; Mads Ilum; Thomas Weincke; Tue Ravnholt Frandsen


Autres avocats clés:

Torben Nørskov


Les références

‘Best in class when it comes to legal skills, project and client management, and negotiating terms. Always a pleasure to work with, no better choice in Denmark for M&A and venture/growth capital.’

‘Lars Mygind Bojsen, partner (M&A and Venture/Growth Capital). Technically brilliant while at the same time a very commercial and strategic thinker, knows the market and dynamics extremely well and knows exactly which fights to pick and how to land a great deal without ruining the atmosphere. An absolute pleasure to work with, even on opposite sides of the table.’

‘Very commercial team with best-in-class specialist competencies as well.’

Principaux dossiers


  • Advised Reitan Retail, REMA 1000 and the Danish management in connection with the acquisition of more than 100 ALDI Denmark retail outlets, 3 distribution centres and certain projects.
  • Acted as global legal lead counsel to CVC Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition of a majority stake in Scan Global Logistics.
  • Advised Norlys in connection with the acquisition of the Danish part of Telia’s business.

Bech-Bruun

Bech-Bruun remains among the Danish market leaders for corporate, commercial and M&A work and the group’s focuses include advising on private equity transactions, M&A within the energy, life sciences and technology sectors, and complex venture capital work. The ‘very dedicated’ Simon Milthers, Jakob Kristensen and Claus Aagaard Nielsen jointly head up the practice group; Milthers is a highly experienced expert in M&A and company law, while Kristensen is routinely engaged on both buy and sell-side M&A mandates, particularly in the renewable energy space, and Aagaard Nielsen spearheads many of the team’s major domestic and international transactions. Pre-eminent M&A practitioner Jacob Hjortshøj is a leading name for advising private equity funds. Other key names to note include company law expert Søren Kamp Nørbæk, as well as Andreas Nielsen and Christian Eichen, who both arrived from Bruun & Hjejle in January 2023.

Autres avocats clés:

Jacob Hjortshøj; Søren Kamp Nørbæk; Steen Rode; Ole Nørgaard; Morten Bruun-Larsen; Mikkel Anker Heegaard; Andreas Nielsen; Christian Eichen


Les références

‘Bech-Bruun’s team is very experienced and solution oriented. The process and outcome is in safe hands with this team – also applies when matters are complex and outside the box solutions are required.’

‘Simon Milthers and his team are very dedicated and always very responsive. Simon understands the commercial aspects of the transaction and provides solutions to support them. It is obvious that Simon puts his experience to good use for us, while letting us benefit directly from the full value of his broader team and colleagues.’

‘Mikkel Anker Heegaard is a very hard working and extremely competent senior associate and his performance is consistently confirming his high level of legal skill, while keeping a business acumen mindset in projects.’

DLA Piper Denmark

DLA Piper Denmark fields a team of ‘highly skilled professionals’ and is known for its ‘extensive experience in commercial, corporate, and M&A matters’. Alongside handling the full suite of matters, the group has seen increasing activity in international inbound and outbound mandates. acting for internationally-based private equity and venture capital sponsors and industrials. Based in Copenhagen, practice co-head Jens Krogh Petersen is a key name for all things related to M&A, investments in enterprises and restructurings. Fellow co-head and Aarhus-based expert Kristian Tokkesdal assists private equity funds and industrial enterprises in connection with Danish and international business transfers and investments, while Michael Vinther has substantial experience in the M&A space and spearheads critical cross-border mandates. Karsten Pedersen cis praised as being ‘in a class of his own’, while John Emil L. Svenson focuses on representing blue-chip companies and high-end international private equity clients.

Responsables de la pratique:

Jens Krogh Petersen; Kristian Tokkesdal


Autres avocats clés:

Karsten Pedersen; Michael Vinther; Jan Snogdal; John Emil L. Svenson; Nicholas Lerche-Gredal; Sara Schjørring; Andreas Egeblad Arendt


Les références

‘Karsten Pedersen is in a class of his own. Karsten leads complex M&A negotiations in a way that makes him the trusted and respected lead lawyer by all parties.’

‘DLA Piper Denmark provide an on-time and to-the-point service. Moreover, via their participation in the DLA Piper network, they are able to reach out to lawyers in other jurisdictions in a fast and expedient way.’

‘Jens Krogh Petersen is outstanding in providing attention to the matter at hand as well as facilitating assistance in a swift and smooth way from fellow lawyers with other fields of expertise if needed. Moreover, he is very pleasant to work with and has a good eye for combining legal and commercial issues.’

Principaux clients

Sonoco Products Company


Augustinus Fonden


Patrizia Immobilien AG


Mentha Capital


Globant


Nordea Private Equity


Compass Group


Dansk Ejerkapital


Reuters Group Plc


Northwood Investors


Gridiron Capital


Summa Equity


PKA A/S


The Lundbeck Foundation


Nordic Eye Private Equity


Abry Partners P/E


Xero Limited


Accel-KKR P/E


EQT Partners AB


Storskogen Industrier AB


ABN AMRO Energy Transition Fund


LEGO Group A/S


Danske Bank A/S


Sapiens International Corporation


Sun Capital Partners


Nutreco International B.V.


Obton Group


Groupe SFPI


Securitas Group


DLG a.m.b.a.


Aberdeen Standard Investments


GRAS Sound &Vibration A/S


Confirmasoft AB


Circularity Capital LLP


Re-Match Group


Flak AS


The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation


Broad Horizon B.V.


BactiQuant Group


Polhem Infra AB


Polaris Private Equity


NEC Corporation


Maj Invest A/S


Dustin AB


Adelis Equity Partners AB


Kemp & Lauritzen


Montagu Private Equity


Alven PE


Blue Equity Management


JP/Politikens Hus A/S


TDC Group A/S


Promentum Equity Partners


BWB Partners


PFA Pension


Infineon Technologies AG


ATP Group


Abbott Laboratories


IT Relation Group


Visma Group


Gurit Holding AG


Danmil A/S


Colliers International Inc.


Monyx Financial Group AB


Sensata Technologies, Inc.


Azets Group


General Electric


Rekom Group


Client Name


Shell Petroleum NV


J.P. Morgan Asset Management


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised Belgian Etex Group on the acquisition of Skamol Group and all legal aspects of the transaction, including due diligence, negotiations, and finalisation.
  • Advised the Norwegian company, Cloudberry Clean Energy ASA on its first project in Denmark in which it acquired a large part of Skovgaard Energy A/S’ portfolio of onshore wind turbines.
  • Advised Hy24 Ardian in connection with the Everfuel Hy24 Joint Venture together with Norwegian listed Everfuel A/S.

Gorrissen Federspiel

Gorrissen Federspiel’s corporate, commercial and M&A team is noted by clients for ‘its blend of traditional expertise and modern adaptability’ and advises Danish and multinational companies, private equity funds and large family offices on acquisitions, mergers, disposals, corporate restructurings, management buyouts and compliance work. Based out of Copenhagen, Rikke Schiøtt Petersen, Anders Ørjan Jensen and Anders Peter G Christoffersen collectively lead the team: Peterson is highly skilled in public M&A and capital markets work, Jensen advises Danish and international clients on capital market transactions, M&A and securities work, and Christoffersen is a key contact for investments in companies, contract management issues and incentive schemes within M&A. Elsewhere in the group, Klaus Søgaard is well-known for his participation in IPOs and capital increases, as well as assisting listed companies with complex M&A transactions and takeover bids. Mikael Philip Schmidt lends his expertise to M&A transactions, structured processes and PE-driven transactions.

Responsables de la pratique:

Rikke Schiøtt Petersen; Anders Ørjan Jensen; Anders Peter G. Christoffersen


Autres avocats clés:

Niels Bang; Charlotte Thorsen; Mikael Philip Schmidt; Klaus Søgaard; Andreas Høymann Hertel; Gitte Dehn Lansner


Les références

‘Gorrissen Federspiel’s practice stands out for its blend of traditional expertise and modern adaptability. Anders Peter G. Christoffersen and the team bring a unique perspective, making them a reliable choice.’

‘Working with the Gorrissen Federspiel team has been a solid experience. Anders Peter G. Christoffersen, in particular, has consistently offered reliable advice. He understands our business and is straightforward in his approach. It’s good to have him on board.’

‘I have mainly worked with Charlotte Thorsen and Gitte Dehn Lansner. Both have been outstanding. Great technically. Willing to roll up their sleeves and do the drafting when needed. Patient. Flexible but no pushovers in the deal-room. I have been particularly impressed with their willingness to give partner attention to my matters.’

Principaux clients

Chr. Hansen Holding A/S


Nordea Group


Novo Nordisk


AP Møller-Mærsk


Noble Corporation (Maersk Drilling)


Schibsted


Grundfos Foundation


Verdane


Vækstpartner Kapital


GN Store Nord


CataCap


Solstra Investments


Aquaporin


RiskPoint Group


Deloitte


Vestas Wind Systems


Lyreco SAS


Novo Holdings


Danfoss


Matas


Clipper Group


Cadeler


Salling Group


Danish Crown


Principaux dossiers


  • Advising Chr. Hansen Holding A/S in connection with its $25bn merger with Denmark-based biosolutions company Novozymes A/S.
  • Advised major Swedish telecoms company Telia Company AB in connection with the sale of its Danish operations and network assets to Norlys.
  • Advising Denmark-listed global transport and logistics conglomerate A.P. Moller – Maersk in connection with the $685m divestment of Maersk Supply Service to A.P. Moller Holding, the parent company of the A.P. Moller Group.

Kromann Reumert

Praised as being ‘always top of the game’, the corporate, commercial and M&A practice group housed by Kromann Reumert has the bandwidth to handle the full spectrum of complex, cross-border transactions. Jointly leading the department, ‘remarkable problem solving lawyer’ Bent Kemplar leads out of Copenhagen while Tyge Rasmussen is head of the group in Aarhus. Christian Lundgren comes highly recommended for his ‘solution-oriented and pragmatic approach’, while Henrik Møgelmose advises industrial and financial businesses and private equity funds on disposals and acquisitions, mergers, IPOs and share issuances. ‘Legend’ in the M&A space Marianne Philip remains in-demand and is another key contact alongside Jacob Høeg Madsen, who specialises in financial regulation, fund formations, alternative investments and M&A.

Responsables de la pratique:

Bent Kemplar; Tyge Rasmussen


Autres avocats clés:

Christian Lundgren; Marianne Philip; Henrik Møgelmose; Jacob Høeg Madsen; Jens Hyldahl Bjerregaard; Jeppe Buskov; Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen; Christian Richard Paarsgaard Ibsen; Jens Steen Jensen; Jakob Hans Johansen; Anders Stubbe Arndal


Les références

‘Their exceptional legal expertise, unwavering commitment, understanding of business and genuine compassion makes all the difference. Kromann Reumert solves matters efficiently, and the entire team works seamlessly together, creating a collaborative environment that instilled confidence in their abilities. I always feel that my cases are top priority, and their responsiveness and accessibility are truly commendable.’

‘Bent Kemplar is a remarkable problem solving lawyer and his impressive legal overview, guidance, expertise and professionalism has my highest recommendation. In addition, he always strives for the most cost efficient path.’

‘The team is very skilled within Capital Markets and M&A and we have worked with them for a long time, which is a major advantage that they know our challenges from previous deals.’

Principaux clients

Danske Bank


Danica


Gjensidige


Via Equity


Altor


Novo Holdings A/S


Ørsted A/S


Axcel


EQT


Danish Energy Association


Procuritas


NKT


FLSmidth


Scandinavian Tobacco Group A/S


Novo


Nilfisk


Per Aarsleff Holding


Norlys a.m.b.a.


3Shape


Skandia


Nordic Capital


Bain Capital


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised Novo Holdings and the Novo Nordisk Foundation on all legal and foundation regulatory aspects of the proposed transaction, creating a leading global biosolutions partner through a statutory merger of Novozymes and Chr. Hansen.
  • Acted as legal counsel to Coloplast in connection with entering into an agreement to acquire Kerecis hf.
  • Advised Kirk Kapital and sector focused investor, AGIC Capital, on their acquisition of PR electronics A/S.

Moalem Weitemeyer

High-end corporate and M&A mandates are the core pillar of Moalem Weitemeyer’s practice, which has strength across private equity, venture capital and complex cross-border transactions. Henning Aasmul-Olsen heads up capital markets and corporate finance group and is praised as ‘a very robust and experienced M&A lawyer with a great eye for all possible challenges and a good commercial eye’. Firm chairman Dan Moalem’s practice emphasises public M&A; he is often engaged on high-profile public takeover and defence mandates in Denmark. Poul Guo is another important port of call with extensive experience in private equity, M&A and employment law. Of the associates, Thomas Enevoldsen advises start-ups in connection with investment rounds, as well as providing general advice within corporate and company law.

Responsables de la pratique:

Henning Aasmul-Olsen


Autres avocats clés:

Poul Guo; Thomas Enevoldsen; Dan Moalem


 


Les références

‘Strong M&A generalist team. The profound experience in M&A is a great ally to the client when the transaction is unusual.’

‘Henning Aasmul-Olsen is a very robust and experienced M&A lawyer with a great eye for all possible challenges and a good commercial eye for what good looks like.’

‘What sets Moalem Weitemeyer apart is their meticulous attention to detail, legal expertise, and exceptional problem-solving skills, which are instrumental in navigating legal complexities in transactions.’

Principaux clients

KKR & Co. Inc.


DSV A/S


Polaris Private Equity


EQT Partners


Axcel


IK Investment Partners


Nordic Capital


Catacap


Bain Capital Private Equity


Silverfleet Capital


Waterland Private Equity


FSN Capital Partners


Chr. Augustinus Fabrikker


Pandora A/S


Erhvervsinvest


Hempel A/S


Royal Unibrew A/S


Triton Investment


Adelis Private Equity


Advent International Corporation


Jobindex A/S


Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S


Montrose Environmental Group Inc


PerkinElmer Inc. (now Revvity)


Röko AB


Nordic Alpha Partners


Nordic Metal Holdings Inc


Miniclip SA


Röko


Principaux dossiers


  • Assisted KKR with its acquisition of Frontmatec from Scandinavian private equity company Axcel.
  • Assisted Amari Metals with its acquisition of Alumeco Holding A/S.
  • Advised Miniclip SA in connection with the acquisition of Sybo ApS.

Plesner

Plesner acts on a broad suite of transactions encompassing all aspects of corporate, commercial and M&A work, emphasising cross-border issues and commercial contracts; the group is also active in acting for private equity houses. Hans Hedegaard heads up the M&A and private equity team; Lars Bunch leads for private funds & corporate work; Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen handles commercial, franchise and international trade mandates; and Simon Krogh heads up the private investment funds team. Thomas Holst Laursen is a key name for all aspects of M&A and capital markets work, while Christian Kjølbye is an important point of contact for restructurings, disagreements between owners and shareholders, post-M&A claims under warranties, earn-out disputes, non-compete obligations and purchase price adjustment claims. Henrik Rossing Lønberg remains in-demand by private equity funds and blue-chip corporate clients, while Tina Kang is another name to note within the group for all aspects of transactional work.

Responsables de la pratique:

Hans Hedegaard; Lars Bunch; Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen; Simon Krogh


Autres avocats clés:

Henrik Rossing Lønberg; Nicolai Ørsted; Tina Kang; Christian Kjølbye; Thomas Holst Laursen; Nicolai Ørsted


Les références

‘The Plesner commercial team, led by Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen, includes probably the most attentive lawyers you will ever find. With an impressive business acumen in particular in respect to franchise operation, they act as trusted adviser for the business.’

‘Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen has demonstrated an in-depth understanding of our business and continuously tries to incorporate this into the legal work being delivered. He is extremely hands-on and provides you with a highly structured approach. You may rest assured that he will follow-up and ensure that nothing is forgotten.’

‘Extremely responsive and thoughtful.’

Principaux clients

Novozymes A/S


Deutsche Börse


Noble Corporation


Sanistål A/S


EQT Partners


Axcel


Nordic Capital


Lego Foundation


Capidea


Marlin Equity Partners


Netcompany


FSN Capital Partners


A.P. Møller – Mærsk


Agilitas Private Equity LLP


QVARTZ


A.P. Møller Holding


Novo Holding


IK Investment Partners


Triton


AP Pension


Arkil Holding


British American Tobacco Group


Brødrene Hartmann


Carlsberg Foundation


Copenhagen Airports


Ørsted (formerly DONG Energy)


GF Forsikring


H. Lundbeck


LB Forsikring


Nets Holding


Pfizer


Sund & Bælt Holding


Veloxis


Zealand Pharma


Capidea Kapital


Novo Nordisk Foundation


Lundbeck Foundation


TDC Group


LEO Foundation


Salling Foundations (Owners of Dansk a.o. Supermarked)


Nordea Foundation


PwC


3M


Alfa Laval


BMW Danmark


Compass Group Danmark


Danske Bank


Ford Motor Company


Flying Tiger Copenhagen


LEO Pharma


Mazda Motor Danmark


Moët Hennessy Nordic


Nissan Nordic Europe


Nordea Finans Danmark


Skandinavisk Motor Co. A/S (Volkswagen, Audi, Seat, Skoda and Porsche importer in Denmark)


Tetra Pak


Verisure (part of the Securitas Direct Group)


Volvo Danmark


Tryg A/S, Tryg Forsikring Group


Advent International Corporation


Danish Ministry of Finance


Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners K/S


Sydbank A/S


Nicace Holding ApS


EMK Capital


Vipps AS


Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab maintains its focus on IP-related cross-border corporate and M&A transactions but also handles a wider range of corporate matters including private and public M&A, international investments, post-acquisition integration work, M&A insurance matters and capital markets work. Private equity and venture capital expertise is another defining characteristic of the ‘outstanding’ team; team leader Morten Rosenmejer is a key name for such, and comes recommended as ‘easy to work with and always trying to find solutions’. Mette Mernø Hans Jakobsen advises private equity as well as industrial clients on large and complex M&A transactions in the Danish market.

Responsables de la pratique:

Morten Rosenmejer


Autres avocats clés:

Casper Moltke-Leth; Mette Mernø Hans Jakobsen


Les références

‘Morten Rosenmejer, who leads Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab’s M&A group, is easy to work with and always tries to find solutions.’

‘Service minded and understand how to keep a good relationship to clients.’

‘A solution-oriented approach, working at the speed of business needs, and bringing in global best practices and local aspects makes Bird & Bird unique. They would also rate very high on collaboration, considering the unique deals we have been working together on.’

Principaux clients

Axcel


NTI


ABB


Twoday Holding Denmark ApS


Kiloutou


NNIT


FUTURE VENTURES ApS and Bergstedt Administration ApS


Azolver Holding GmbH


Unit4


valantic


Mason Wells


MGS Mfg. Group, Inc.


AL Finans


Infosys Ltd.


Kambi group plc


Les Deux


Sign in Solutions, Inc.


DXC Technology


Adform


Sitecore


Principaux dossiers


  • Assisted Infosys with the acquisition of BASE life science.
  • Assisted PE backed valantic on its acquisition of the Danish data consultancy group, Inspari.
  • Assisted NNIT with the carve out of its infrastructure business to UK PE fund Agilitas in a €200m transaction.

Bruun & Hjejle

Bruun & Hjejle’s ‘highly competent and hardworking’ corporate, commercial and M&A practice group is active in the Danish market and assists a wide range of leading private equity funds, corporates and financial institutions on large-scale, complex transactions across multiple sectors. Renewable energy is an industry of focus for the team, which is involved in large-scale, complex energy and infrastructure investments, involving biomass power plants, solar assets, and onshore and offshore wind power assets. Practice co-head Morten Jensen is praised for his ‘vast M&A, funding and partnering competencies’ and advises Danish and foreign private equity funds, financial institutions and corporate clients in connection with M&A, public takeovers and alternative investments. Fellow co-head Jesper Schultz Larsen assists private equity sponsors, financial institutions and major corporates on public-to-private deals and capital markets transactions.

Responsables de la pratique:

Morten Jensen; Jesper Schultz Larsen


Autres avocats clés:

Lars Kongsgaard Hansen; Paula Grønlund


Les références

‘The team is available, delivers on deadlines, high-quality advice.’

‘Morten Jensen has vast M&A, funding and partnering competencies.’

‘Strong team delivery. All members are very capable and deliver quality advice.’

Principaux clients

3i


Aermont Capital


Vattenfall AB


Lundbeck Fonden


Goldman Sachs


Nets Group


Nexi Group


NREP


Kirk Kapital A/S


AP Moller Holding


Danske Bank


Arbejdernes Landsbank


Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken


ATP


PFA


PensionDanmark


Axcel


CVC Capital Partners


Novo Holdings


L Catterton


Gro Capital


EQT


Nordic Capital


Amgen Inc.


Vendis Capital


CataCap


AIP Management


LFI


Altor Equity Partners


KKR


Storebrand


Veo Technologies


Mos Mosh


International Woodland Company


Lauritz.com


Mobilehouse Holding A/S


Monday Media ApS


Bladt Industries


G.S.V. Materieludlejning A/S


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised 3i Investments plc, part of a leading international private equity group, in connection with the investment in the fast-growing Danish lifestyle brand Konges Sløjd.
  • Advised a consortium consisting of Kirk Kapital, ATP, and The Lundbeck Foundation in connection with the acquisition of 100% of the stakes in Ferrosan Medical Devices Group A/S.
  • Assisted a buyer consortium led by the founder and the rest of the management team of the clothing company Mos Mosh, along with an external investor, in repurchasing the company from the German private equity fund Findos, which has been the majority owner of Mos Mosh since 2017.

Horten

Horten covers the full spectrum of buying and selling mandates, including structured auction processes, mergers and demergers, restructurings, and ownership transitions as well as mandates involving distressed assets. The team also has a growing focus on representing private equity houses and venture capital entities within the energy and technology sectors. Practice head Frans Rossen is routinely engaged on national and international corporate acquisitions, while Thomas Francis Beckett advises investment banks, private equity funds and major financial institutions.

Responsables de la pratique:

Frans Rossen


Autres avocats clés:

Lise Lotte Hjerrild; Thomas Francis Beckett; Hans Christian Pape; Marie Funch Lind


Les références

‘The team is really client focused. They are very mindful of the client’s objectives, constraints and totally adapt to the client’s style and needs. Pragmatic, accessible, knowledgeable and very supportive. Simply superb.’

‘‘Marie Funch Lind is very dedicated and hard working. She is efficient and reliable and quickly identifies the specific needs of the client.’

‘Hans Christian Pape is very knowledgeable and experienced. He is very business oriented and has a large network. He is business focused and will quickly identify the important issues to focus on from the client’s perspective.’

Principaux clients

Polaris (Det Danske Madhus)


Dansk Ejerkapital


Polaris Private Equity A/S


Polaris (Alliance plus)


Quantum Machines


Altrad investment


Principaux dossiers


  • Advising the shareholders of the Danish-based company FFW on the sale to MarTech company JAKALA.
  • Advising Summa Equity on the acquisition of LogPoint.
  • Advising Danish private equity house CataCap on the acquisition of NLM Vantinge.

Lundgrens

Lundgrens fields a ‘very hands-on, experienced and competent team’, which handles a high quantity of transactional M&A work with a strong mid-cap focus, as well as receiving instructions on complex cross-border mandates and representing an increasing number of private equity clients. Sector-specific knowledge across the fintech, healthcare, SaaS, entertainment and media industries is another defining characteristic of the practice group. Department head Peter Bruun Nikolajsen has substantial experience advising Danish and international clients on the complete range of transactions. Thomas Kræmer acts on behalf of clients ranging from small companies to large blue-chip corporations, and is particularly active on matters involving a cross-border element.

Responsables de la pratique:

Peter Bruun Nikolajsen


Autres avocats clés:

Thomas Kræmer; Peter Mollerup; Pia Lykke Mathiasen; Christian Scherfig


Les références

‘Lundgrens has a hands-on approach. They use a single-point of entry thus keeping continuity in the client relationship. They are staffed sufficiently but the practice is still small enough to keep every client well served.’

‘First and foremost – they know our business and what we are asking for after many years of cooperation. They know “the law” and have sound business judgement, thus they can both advise on the correct solution and give advice on the commercially best solution.’

‘The team is excellent at bringing the best card forward in different situations. There is one lead lawyer and he flawlessly involves the different team members that specialise in the different challenges.’

Principaux clients

Adelis Equity


Artha Holding A/S


Axcel


Maj Invest


Mentha Capital


Nordic Alpha Partners


Polaris Flexible Capital


Element Ventures LP


Creandum


Lyniate US/Hg Capital UK


Zacco A/S


Logpoint A/S


Bucherer AG


Watches of Switzerland Group Plc


SF Film


Becksöndergaard


Dixa ApS


Knowit AB


JobTeaser


Fluidra


BEWi Group


Labster Group


People Test Systems A/S


Maanesten A/S


Advania AB


Lina Medicals and Kebo Group


Principaux dossiers


  • Assisted Reconomy Group and its UK private equity owner, EMK Capital, in connection with its acquisition of the Danish cleantech company Combineering and its subsidiaries.
  • Assisted more than 300 shareholders of Zacco with the sale of all shares in Zacco to UK-based OpSec Security.
  • Advised the sellers of Logpoint (consisting of 20+ sellers) in connection with the sale of their shares to the Nordic PE fund Summa Equity.

Mazanti-Andersen

Mazanti-Andersen is known for its prowess in high-value equity financing transactions, focusing on M&A, venture capital investments and fund formations; the team is noted for assisting venture fund management teams through the full cycle of a fund including formation and fundraising requirements. Praised as being ‘in a class of his own’Frederik B. Hasling specialises in venture capital and private equity work and has extensive experience advising business angels, venture funds and venture companies. Christian Bonnesen is in demand for all aspects of complex M&A transactions, while Jakob Mosegaard Larsen has a demonstrably strong track record in fund formation and structuring work. Elsewhere in the department, Simon Falbe-Hansen acts for both domestic and international clients on M&A, investments, restructurings, capital markets, commercial contracts, and general corporate law.

Responsables de la pratique:

Frederik B. Hasling; Christian Bonnesen; Jakob Mosegaard Larsen; Simon Falbe-Hansen


Autres avocats clés:

Julie Høi-Nielsen


Les références

‘Very personalised practice, combined with broad experiences all the way through the early stage ecosystem of venture capital.’

‘Always on hand for advice, holistic, yet detailed knowledge. And last but not least VERY approachable.’

‘Frederik Hasling is in a class of his own – he is the most business oriented lawyer who can balance getting results along with protecting the business interests long term.’

Principaux clients

Climentum Capital Management ApS


Hemab ApS


Heartcore Capital A/S


Vækstfonden/The Export and Investment Fund of Denmark (EIFO)


Dansk Vækstkapital


TimeXtender Holding ApS


BRANDIT


Upfin Management ApS


Unconventional Ventures ApS


ByFounders VC Management ApS


Energize Ventures Fund II LP


Creandum VI AB


Sunstone Life Science Ventures A/S


Sound Bioventures Management AB


Nordic Alpha Partners II ApS


Principaux dossiers


  • Represented Nordic Alpha Partners II ApS in the formation of Nordic Alpha Partners Fund II K/S, a Danish fund categorised as an article 9 fund under SFDR.
  • Represented Climentum Capital Management ApS in connection with the €150m formation of Climentum Capital Fund I K/S, the first Danish SFDR article 9 fund (sustainability fund) and the first Danish fund to introduce a dual carry concept.
  • Represented Denmark and US-based Hemab in connection with an oversubscribed Series B financing round in the aggregate amount of $135m.

Andersen Partners

Andersen Partners fields a team of M&A experts, and routinely advises clients on the preparation and planning of transactions and handling of structured sales processes, due diligence reviews, project management issues and follow-up in relation to the financing and implementation of transactions. Three lawyers jointly spearhead the practice group: Hans-Christian Ohrt has experience in all aspects of M&A and assists both industrial clients as well as private equity houses; Søren Stig Langløkke Hansen dispenses expert advice on company law, M&A, joint ventures with cross border aspects and international contracts; and Jon Stefansson possesses expertise in company law, M&A, banking and finance law, and the sale and purchase of business sites and properties.

Responsables de la pratique:

Hans-Christian Ohrt; Søren Stig Langløkke Sørensen; Jon Stefansson


Autres avocats clés:

Line Rasmussen; Anders Yde


Les références

‘Great experience in M&A transactions. A pragmatic approach when needed. Quick response.’

‘The team manage to stay extremely focused on the main topics during the process and highlight the most critical factors to ensure that we reached the targets and ambitions.’

‘Hans-Christian Ohrt used his skills and many years of experience during the process with excellence to argue with the client in a transparent and straight forward manner – being prepared with the right arguments in our favour. The process went extremely well and Hans-Christian does definitely have a proportional part of this successful and smooth transaction.’

Principaux clients

HUTHA Holding GmbH and WEBA Holding GmbH (ALDI Nord)


Grus Holding ApS, Grus Ejendomme ApS, and Eriks Grus Holding ApS


Henrik Andersen Aller Holding ApS, Den Sociale Kapitalfond Invest I K/S, and Minko Invest ApS


The Chrispa family and management


Hyldahl Holding, Kolding ApS, Kim Hyldahl and management


Bayern AutoGroup A/S


Amayse Management ApS


Alpi Danmark A/S


Sønderjysk Forsikring G/S


The owners of Treetops Holding ApS


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised  ALDI Nord on the divestment of its Danish activities.
  • Advised the Chrispa family and management on the sale of OJ Electronics A/S to BITZER Electronics A/S (part of the German BITZER Group).
  • Advised Hyldahl Holding, Kolding ApS and management on the acquisition of Mos Mosh A/S from the German equity fund Findos.

DAHL Law Firm

DAHL Law Firm‘s M&A practice group advises clients on a broad range of services including due diligence, preparation and drafting of legal documents, financing packages, cross-border transactions and merger and FDI filings, among others. Practice head Mads Rossen Jakobsen advises a large roster of Danish and international clients including strategic and private equity funds on M&A transactions across various sectors, chiefly the technology sector. Kim Ricken Jørgensen acts for Danish and international industrial and financial clients on M&A, corporate law, restructurings and commercial contracts.

Responsables de la pratique:

Mads Rossen Jakobsen


Autres avocats clés:

Henning von Lillienskjold; Kim Ricken Jørgensen; Morten Lund Gladbjerg


Les références

‘DAHL Law’s M&A team, under the expert guidance of partner Henning von Lillienskjold, distinctly shines with its unparalleled commitment and hands-on approach. Their adaptability to varied markets, coupled with their rich legal acumen, makes them a top choice for cross-border M&A activities.’

‘Mads Rossen Jakobsen was always effective and delivering. I love the feeling he never lost the control of process.’

‘Professional and at the same time pragmatic.’

Principaux clients

EG A/S


SP Group A/S


ITM8 Holding A/S


Sjørring Maskinfabrik A/S


Rauff Group A/S


Principaux dossiers


  • Assisted investor, Scope Capitol Advisory AB, on its investment, through a consortium with Metric Capital Partners LLB, in Maileg ApS.
  • Assisted the owner of R2PTracking ApS with the sale of R2PTracking ApS to the Nordic Investment fund, Alder.
  • Advised WBR ApS on the sale of Perfion A/S.

Lund Elmer Sandager

Lund Elmer Sandager is known for its strong track record in private equity-related M&A transactions for both Danish and international private equity clients. Cross-border work on behalf of major international corporates is another cornerstone of the group’s practice. Practice head Jacob Roesen specialises in M&A and has extensive experience in cross-border transactions. Nicolai Fløe Jørgensen has more than 20 years of experience advising both Danish and international clients on M&A, corporate law, business set-ups, corporate restructurings and contract matters.

Responsables de la pratique:

Jacob Roesen


Autres avocats clés:

Nicolai Fløe Jørgensen; Camilla Ikast Jessen


Les références

‘Hands-on, high partner involvement and availability, pragmatic business approach.’

‘Lund Elmer Sandager’s corporate & M&A team is very effective.’

‘Jacob Roesen’s problem-solving skills are exceptional. He knows M&A inside out, and he knows people.’

Principaux clients

WeCon A/S


Lagercrantz A/S


Cibicom A/S


AquaGreen ApS


GLX ANALYTICS


Hartmanns A/S


Delta Galil Industries Ltd.


Inter IKEA Group


FCA Denmark


Ricoh Denmark


Moment A/S


Viggo HQ


AxFlow


Danoffice IT ApS


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised 1KOMMA5° on its acquisition of all activities in Viasol.
  • Assisted facility management company SERWIZ with the purchase of ALLIANCE+, backed by Polaris.
  • Advised Danoffice IT ApS on the acquisition of Conecto A/S.

Poul Schmith

Poul Schmith advises on complex and cross-border M&A transactions as well as covering the entire spectrum of corporate and commercial work. Alongside acting as the main adviser to the Danish state, the team represents large corporates, venture and private equity funds, family offices, pension funds and major banks. Practice head Ronnie Kandler advises on all aspects of public and private transactions, including deal strategy and structuring work and negotiations. Carina Vang Kristoffersen is a key name for cross-border carve-out transactions and infrastructure investments.

Responsables de la pratique:

Ronnie Kandler


Autres avocats clés:

Carina Vang Kristoffersen; Thomas Bento-Nystad; Jacob Bier; Peter Neve


Les références

‘Poul Schmith is a dynamic, proactive and efficient practice. The firm has taken the time to truly understand our business, therefore proving appropriate, tailored services to us.’

‘The individuals we deal with are down-to-earth, hardworking and very knowledgeable. They take the time to listen and truly understand our needs, and deliver apt solutions. They are also responsive, commercially-aware and meticulous in their approach. Special mention goes to Ronnie Kandler.’

‘Combination of highly knowledgeable, personally engaging, and equal urgency in handling small as well larger assignments.’

Principaux clients

Visma Danmark Holding A/S


Verdo Holding A/S


DSB SOV


Nutreco International B.V.


Oleter Group AB


ROI Media Ltd.


PenSam Pension Forsikringsaktieselskab


Shelf Drilling Holdings Ltd.


AddPro Danmark


Dalbo A/S


Cylindo ApS


Core Sustainability Capital


Mutares


UPS Danmark A/S


MonTa Biosciences ApS


Adtraction Group AB


Principaux dossiers


  • Advising the sellers on the contemplated sale of the entire share capital of Dalbo A/S.
  • Advised the German stock listed private equity investment company Mutares SE & Co. KgaA on its acquisition of the Danish business activities of the Arriva Group.
  • Advised Swedish KLAR Partners-backed Oleter Group on its acquisition of the entire share capital in ISV/Trinava Industry og skadeservice ApS.

Skau Reipurth

Skau Reipurth’s corporate, commercial and M&A offering is praised as a ‘solid team with strong legal competences and really good business understanding’. ‘Remarkable deal maker’ Peter Skau-Andersen leads the team has notable experience in handling all elements of M&A processes and strategies, including legal due diligence, and drafting and negotiating transaction documents. Elsewhere within the department, Claus Ryberg Hoffmann advises on company and commercial law.

Responsables de la pratique:

Peter Skau-Andersen


Autres avocats clés:

Claus Ryberg Hoffmann; Mette Vestergaard Huss; Morten Vibe


Les références

‘Strong team across the board, with high quality partners overseeing the matters.’

‘Peter Skau is very commercial, engaged and with strong legal capabilities.’

‘The team easily and quickly understands our needs as a client and adjusts their scope of work accordingly.’

Principaux clients

Pack Tech A/S


Apave Group


Pride Capital Partners BV


Evendo Ltd.


The Semler Group A/S


Konica Minolta Business Solutions Denmark A/S


Contura International A/S, Contura A/S and Contura Ltd


Croda Denmark A/S


Riemann A/S


Det Danske Spejderkorps


Principaux dossiers


  • Assisted Apave SA. with the acquisition of A/S Baltic Control Group Ltd.
  • Assisted Semler Mobility Retail A/S with the acquisition of Car Holding ApS.
  • Assisted Pride Capital Partners BV. with the investment in the Danish company EasyTranslate A/S.

CO:PLAY LAW

Specialist technology, media and entertainment boutique CO:PLAY LAW sees a wide range of corporate and commercial mandates, leveraging the firm’s expertise across its corporate, commercial, IP, litigation, IT, telecoms, data protection and marketing practices to advise a broad client base. Practice head Jonas Møllgaard Mikkelsen focuses on digital businesses and his practice predominantly emphasises M&A, venture capital and private equity transactions, due diligence work, negotiations, demergers, and company law. Michael Brandt has substantial experience in M&A transactions.

Responsables de la pratique:

Jonas Møllgaard Mikkelsen


Autres avocats clés:

Michael Brandt


Principaux clients

North-East Venture ApS


Edulmpact Fund KY, Sparkmind vc.


Coherence ApS


Particle Analytical ApS


Go Autonomous ApS


Planetary Impact Ventures A/S


Planetary Impact Ventures Fund K/S


Fida Biosystems ApS


Bret Holding ApS


Chainintra ApS


Transition Technologies MS S.A.


Visual Information Systems A/S


Dreivers ApS


ComaSystem ApS


Conecto A/S


Edora Holding ApS


MJJ Biotech A/S


Travelmaker Solution ApS


Nordic Social ApS


Robotto ApS


Crestwing ApS


Jamii Invest ApS


Adventure Denmark ApS


Eneborg Denmark ApS


AnnoAnno ApS


Eltident ApS


Jumpstory ApS


Acta Ventures


Nordic Brands ApS


Globeteam A/S


Energy Machines ApS


PUFin ID A/S


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised Planetary Impact Ventures on its investment in Re-Zip ApS.
  • Advised North-East Ventures on its investment in Butchers & Bicycles ApS.
  • Advised Globeteam A/S on the acquisition of Asseco Danmark A/S.

Elmann

Elmann handles all aspects of M&A transactions on behalf of Danish companies, international corporates and large private equity funds. Søren Ingerslev heads up the practice and predominantly advises on general company law, M&A mandates, investments and international contracts.

Responsables de la pratique:

Søren Ingerslev


Autres avocats clés:

Jakob Schnack


Les références

‘Professional, trustworthy and high integrity.’

‘Excellent service.’

‘Strong team. Cross-border competencies covering not only legal, but also financial, marketing, management and regulatory issues. Their team has the most and best holistic approach and capabilities of any I have met previously. Their agility is an added plus as they meet even stringent deadlines consistently.’

Principaux clients

KMD A/S


Custimy ApS


Force Technology


Karlsvognen Holding ApS


Wavepiston A/S


Your.Rentals A/S


Netsolutions ApS


Penneo A/S


Profil Optik A/S


Valuer Holding A/S


Alefarm Brewing A/S


Repeat Fitness P/S


Serodus


Konsolidator A/S


Vestas Aircoil A/S


Wexer


Adapt A/S


Fleet Complete Danmark ApS


Protect A/S


Immudex ApS


Configit A/S


Principaux dossiers


  • Assisted Force Technology in relation to the acquisition of the activities and assets of Kiwa Inspecta A/S.
  • Assisted Bold.dk Danmark ApS in relation to the sale of the business unit www.bold.dk to Ekstra Bladet.
  • Assisted Cessatech A/S, a Danish biotech company, whose shares are admitted to trading on Spotlight Stock Market, with a rights issuance consisting of units (shares and warrants).

GALST

GALST’s steady deal flow encompasses a broad range of mid-market transactions following the expansion of the team’s robust M&A practice into advising on capital market regulations and public offerings. The group acts for private companies including fastest growing and acquisitive companies across both Denmark and the wider Nordic region. Hans Christian Galst and Christian Steen Laursen jointly lead the team and are key contacts for international business transfers and M&A, and complex cross-border transactions, respectively.

Responsables de la pratique:

Christian Steen Laursen; Hans Christian Galst


Autres avocats clés:

Josephine Winge


Les références

‘Extremely quick to grasp the complexity of the case they worked on and provided good and useful guidance in order to complete the transaction.’

‘ Hans Christian Galst is one of the top lawyers I have worked with in my career.’

‘GALST acts as a very professional legal adviser in the area of mergers and acquisitions, corporate legal etc. When working with GALST, I always get high quality legal work, combined with a high degree of accessibility and combined with unpretentious and pleasant cooperation.’

Innova Advokatfirma

Innova Advokatfirma serves a broad client base of privately owned companies, private equity funds, venture capital companies, public institutions, institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals on the full suite of commercial and corporate transactions. Rasmus Lundorf Thusgaard acts as practice leader and has notable experience in M&A, company law issues and reorganisations across Europe and Southeast Asia.

Responsables de la pratique:

Rasmus Lundorf Thusgaard


Autres avocats clés:

Uffe Nørgaard


Les références

‘Great team, competent, straightforward, pragmatic. All in all a pleasure to work with.’

‘Rasmus Thusgaard is an excellent lawyer with a pragmatic approach who also has expertise in M&A and investment transactions. He is dedicated to the needs of the client and stays focused on a best possible outcome for the client.’

‘Superb understanding of our business and the ability to cover a range of legal areas while at the same time communicating in plain and easily understandable language.’

Principaux clients

Players 1st ApS


Sander Design A/S


Doorsystem A/S


Obton A/S


Koncenton A/S


BilligBlomst Ad. A/S


Little Studio ApS


Nova Solar A/S


Ilux A/S


Powercon A/S


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised AMAG’s innovation lab in connection with its strategic investment in Holo A/S, a Danish specialist in autonomous shuttles.
  • Advised Reenberg Ejendomme Hillerød ApS, a company within the Billigblomst Group, in connection with the sale of a newly built property to a strategic real estate investor and the subsequent negotiation and conclusion of an irrevocable lease agreement (sale and lease back).
  • Advised Norwegian energy company, ANEO Retail International AS, in connection with ANEO and Danfoss, the multi-national engineering group, expanding their collaboration of innovative energy service solutions for the food retail industry.

Magnusson Denmark

Magnusson Denmark fields a ‘highly competent’ corporate and commercial team, which is routinely engaged on mandates concerning inbound cross-border investments and M&A transactions across Europe, the US and Canada. Sam Jalaei heads up the practice and comes recommended as ‘highly responsive, commercial and pragmatic’; he advises Danish and international clients on a large number of complex M&A transactions.

Responsables de la pratique:

Sam Jalaei


Les références

‘Sam Jalaei is an extremely well-prepared and high-energy person. He is calm in high-pressure situations and gives comfort to the entire process.’

‘Sam Jalaei, Magnusson’s Managing Partner, is an extraordinary attorney with excellent, practical problem-solving skills.’

‘Top level team with both a high degree of market knowledge and a very professional approach in handling cases and clients.’

Principaux clients

Peckwater Investment Ltd.


Middle Ground Capital


Lookout, Inc.


TEF Capital


Ocean Winds


LANDR Audio Inc.


The Venture City


Mesotech International, Inc.


Wargraphs SAS


Viabill A/S


BlackWood Ventures Fund


TOP Informatiesystemen B.V.


G2A.com Ltd.


Systec & Solutions GmbH


Rockstart Energy Fund I


Nobody Studios Inc.


I-Stepforward ApS


Diehl Metering GmbH


Plata ApS


Principaux dossiers


  • Advising the UK investment fund, Peckwater Investment Ltd., on its acquisition of Honest Food Company Group in Sweden, Finland, Hungry and Czech Republic from the German Group Delivery Hero HF Kitchens GmbH.
  • Advising Lookout, Inc., a US technology company based in California, on its $230m sale of its consumer mobile security business to the Finish buyers, F-Secure Corporation, a global provider of consumer security products and services.

Aumento Law Firm

Aumento Law Firm‘s corporate and commercial practice group handles M&A, private equity work and commercial agreements on behalf of a broad client base. Torben Mauritzen, Peter E. P. Gregersen, Claus Spangenberg and Jim Øksnebjerg collectively lead the Copenhagen-based team.

Responsables de la pratique:

Torben Mauritzen; Peter E. P. Gregersen; Claus Spangenberg; Jim Øksnebjerg


Principaux clients

Tivoli A/S


Umage ApS


21-5 A/S


Aamanns ApS


Gasoline Grill


Audientes


Magasin A/S


Unitel A/S


Alimak Denmark A/S


Iris Gallerie


FTW Holding ApS – ultimate corporate owner of Abacus Medicine A/S with subsidiaries (annual turnover of group in 2022: + EUR 1 billion)


Serwiz A/S


SF Pontona ApS


Bodyologist ApS


ServiceHuset ApS


Pipol A/S (BE-terna GmbH)


Keybalance A/S


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised the former owners of Lohke Materieludlejning A/S on the sale of the company to Finnish Renta OY.

Nielsen Nørager

Nielsen Nørager handles a range of complex corporate and commercial work, including M&A transactions and capital raisings. Morten Eldrup-Jørgensen, Jens Arnesen and Frantz Palludan jointly head up the team; Arnesen focuses on start-ups and the capitalisation and commercialisation of technology-based companies.

Responsables de la pratique:

Morten Eldrup-Jørgensen; Jens Arnesen; Frantz Palludan


Autres avocats clés:

Carl Christian Illum


Les références

‘Many law firms help start-ups, but Niels Nørager really stands out because of their full support and commitment. They know their stuff and truly care about helping new businesses.’

‘I stopped trusting lawyers because of bad experiences until I started working with Carl Christian Illum from Niels Nørager. The lawyers at Niels Nørager are distinct due to their unparalleled commitment to supporting start-ups. Beyond just offering services, they deeply care about helping new businesses thrive. Their comprehensive knowledge combined with their genuine desire to nurture burgeoning companies sets them apart.’

‘Very deep knowledge of all facets of the stock market and very good team player.’

Principaux clients

TrackMan A/S


Tellus Remarketing


NovaCare ApS


XBM A/S


Razor Group GmbH


Upfront Chromatography ApS


Ancor Lab K/S


Dekra Akademie


Insai ApS


Chromologics ApS


Nature Preserve


Frese A/S


X-Yachts A/S


Mundipharma A/S


Tjek A/S


VÅR Private Equity


Adept Water Technologies A/S


Mærsk Drilling A/S


XL Byg – Rødovre Trælast A/S


UniqKey A/S


Damptech A/S


Falck Group


Harald Nyborg


Chr. Olesen Group


Mols Linien A/S


ALDI


Energi Danmark A/S


Shape Robotics A/S


Hydract A/S


NJORD Law Firm

NJORD Law Firm’s full service corporate and M&A practice advises on all aspects of corporate and commercial matters as well as M&A, investments and other transactional services across a broad range of industry sectors. M&A expert Rune Tarnø leads the team with notable experience in the space; he is particularly well versed in real estate-related transactions.

Responsables de la pratique:

Rune Tarnø


Les références

‘The Njord Team has a unique focus on serving the client and meeting the client’s needs. The team is always dedicated and acts very professionally.’

Principaux clients

Reinh. Van Hauen ApS


Ooono A/S


Idverde SAS


Vivonio Furniture GmbH


Dairy of 1888 ApS


Silkeborg IF Invest A/S


Dahl-Nielsen Holding ApS


Burkert GmbH


Iberia


Ethiopian Airlines


Satellite Industries SRL


Volkswagen Immobilien GmbH


Harmet OÜ


IMS Verwaltungs GmbH


Organic Plant Protein A/S


Advokatfirmaet Schjødt

Following the firm’s establishment in Denmark in late 2022, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt is a key name in the market for cross-border work, leveraging the firm’s wider network throughout the Nordics to handle notable M&A and private equity transactions. Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen and Tobias Bonde Frost, who both joined the group in late 2023, jointly lead the rapidly expanding practice, which also includes office head Jens V. Mathiasen, and recently added private equity and venture capital specialist Rasmus Juel Schiøtt.

Responsables de la pratique:

Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen; Tobias Bonde Frost


Autres avocats clés:

Jens V. Mathiasen; Rasmus Juel Schiøtt; Caroline Bruyant Bonde; Claus Hastrup Knudsen


Les références

‘Great shipping industry knowledge, which makes it get to the right solutions quicker.’

‘Jens Mathiasen – Puts his industry insights at play to the benefit of the client. Caroline B. Bonde – A good understanding of shipping underpinning her robust M&A performance. Together a high value team.’

‘A strong team with a high work ethic. They are very attentive and we felt safe with them. ’

Principaux clients

Orskov Yard A/S


Abildskou Busser


Weco Shipping A/S


ESVAGT A/S


Fischer Group


DSJ Malergruppe A/S


Dampskibsselskabet Norden A/S


Nordea Abp


Principaux dossiers


  • Assisted Nordea with the acquisition of Danske Bank’s Norwegian personal customer and private banking business and associated asset management portfolios.
  • Assisted NORDEN with a minority investment in MASH Makes A/S, a Danish-Indian biofuel scale-up, which researches, develops and produces renewable fuels from biomass waste.
  • Assisted the buyers, Orskov Yard A/S, with all legal aspects of its acquisition of 50% of the shares in Scanel International.

SIRIUS advokater

SIRIUS advokater renders advice to privately owned and Danish and international listed companies, as well as private equity funds, on a wide range of transactions. Olaf Carl Ehrenskjöld, Joachim Ørum Petersen and Anders Kjær Dybdahl jointly head up the Copenhagen-based team. Ehrenskjöld advises corporations, private equity houses and venture funds, while Peterson is a key name for negotiating terms and drafting transaction documents, and Dybdahl has a particular focus on transactions and investments.

Responsables de la pratique:

Olaf Carl Ehrenskjöld; Joachim Ørum Petersen; Anders Kjær Dybdahl


Les références

‘The team displays quick turnarounds on tasks and cases they are familiar with, reflecting their proficiency. Services come at a premium.’

‘Engaging with the team is always pleasant, reflecting their dedication to forging strong, cordial relationships with clients.’

‘Very pragmatic and flexible to work with.’

Principaux clients

DSV Panalpina A/S (DSV Group)


M. Goldschmidt A/S


Medpro Clinic Sweden AB


Nordic Waterproofing A/S


Taasinge Elementer A/S


BLS Finans A/S / BLS Capital Fondsmæglerselskab A/S


Bikuben Fonden


NIL Technology ApS


Ellegaard Göttingen Minipigs A/S


Peter Möller Group AG and subsidiaries


Urban Core ApS


Jespers Torvekøkken ApS


Sirius Home A/S


ChronosHub ApS


H.W. Larsen A/S


Faves ApS


Roskilde Festival Charity Society


Creative Space A/S


Nordic Corporate Investment A/S


Cobe A/S


Carve Consulting P/S


Fire Eater A/S


Thiim A/S


Schades A/S and subsidiaries


EPAM Systems ApS


Simple Revolution ApS


WorldTicket A/S


Wolters Kluwer/CT Corporation


NCC Group


Bending Spoons Apps ApS and affiliates


UTF Holding ApS and subsidiaries (UTF Group)


Rosti A/S


Stay Properties ApS and subsidiaries


Foodoptimize ApS


ATLANT 3D Nanosystems ApS


Hartvig Gruppen


7 Days ApS


Eksponent ApS


Sterisafe Holding A/S


Neder Kjærsholm Holding ApS (Formerly DanBoring Holding ApS)


MHS Corporate Finance ApS


Lago Holding ApS


HedeDanmark A/S


Indoordesign ApS


Allan Plough A/S


The Curated ApS


UNI-SAFE A/S


Valida Health ApS


Bamboh Invest ApS


Principaux dossiers


  • Advised Agreena on Series B funding round raising a total of €43m in February and March 2023.
  • Advised UTF Holding IV ApS on the sale of its entire shareholding of 66.67% in real-estate company UTF Invest Nordsjælland ApS, which owns two large properties.
  • Advised Creative Space ApS on negotiations and planning on the establishment of a new company structure for the Creative Space companies allowing for the daily management to overtake 75% of the ownership of the Creative Space group.