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Gorrissen Federspiel

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Aarhus, Copenhagen

Erik Kjær-Hansen

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Gorrissen Federspiel

Work Department

EU & Competition, Media, Entertainment & Telecom


Partner in the EU & Competition practice group. Focuses on competition litigation, including follow-on damages cases, abuse of dominance cases, cartel investigations and merger control. Also advises on state aid and public procurement issues.


Gorrissen Federspiel, partner since 2015 Bruun & Hjejle 1996-2015 (partner from 2007) Eastern Division of the Danish High Court 2006


Scandinavian, English


The Danish Bar and Law Society International Bar Association The Danish Association of Competition Law The Danish Competition Law Association


Right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court 2010 LL.M., Harvard Law School 2003 Admitted to the Danish Bar 2001 Master of Law, University of Copenhagen 1998 Leiden University, 1998


EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

Gorrissen Federspiel provides ‘excellent and tailor-made consultancy’ in all competition law matters, with a focus on merger control, litigious proceedings and public procurement. Highlights include assisting JP/Politiken Hus with the merger control related to the planned acquisition of Børsen and representing Bang & Olufsen in a follow-on claim against LG and Philips arising from the Cathode Ray Tube cartel. The three-partner team is led by ‘legally extremely strongMartin André Dittmer; Erik Kjær-Hansen is ‘efficient and very practical’.

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Media and entertainment

Within: Media and entertainment

Jointly led by Erik Kjær-Hansen, Martin André Dittmer and Lasse Søndergaard Christensen, Gorrissen Federspiel handles the whole range of media and entertainment law. Recent mandates included the team representing JP/Politikens Hus in a dispute related to the publication of a book on the Danish intelligence agency. Notable clients include Warner Brothers, TV2 and Dagbladet Børsen.

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Within: Telecoms

Gorrissen Federspiel’s team stands out for its transactional capabilities, while also covering regulatory issues, competition law and personal data protection. The group, led by Martin André Dittmer, acts for a broad client roster, including Telia Sonera, Huawei and Telenor. Other names to note are Erik Kjær-Hansen, Lasse Søndergaard Christensen and Jakob Skaadstrup Andersen.

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