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Bech-Bruun

LANGELINIE ALLÉ 35, 2100 COPENHAGEN, DENMARK
Tel:
Work +45 72 27 00 00
Fax:
Fax +45 72 27 00 27
Email:
Web:
www.bechbruun.com
Aarhus, Copenhagen

Johannes Grove Nielsen

Tel:
Work +45 72273377
Email:
Bech-Bruun

Work Department

Dispute Resolution - Transport & Insurance

Position

Partner. Johannes Grove Nielsen advises on all aspects of maritime and transport law, including the purchase and sale of vessels and charter party agreements. He also advises on claims due to losses and damage to goods and property carried at sea, on land, or in the air. Johannes is a seasoned litigator with particular experience in the law of damages, general commercial law disputes and insolvency. He assists large Danish and international commercial clients, including shipping companies, P&I clubs and insurance companies. Johannes is part of Bech-Bruun's Cross-Border Insolvency Shipping Team and has extensive experience in the American Chapter 11 and Chapter 15 rules. He is the first practising lawyer specialising in maritime law in Denmark having obtained an MBA in Shipping & Logistics from CBS Copenhagen Business School.

Languages

English, Danish and Swedish

Education

Right of audience, The Danish High Court 2012. MBA 2011. LLM 2008. Master of Laws 2004.


Denmark

Shipping and transport

Within: Shipping and transport

Bech-Bruun fields 'very hands-on partners' with 'a good commercial understanding', which is applied to contentious and non-contentious matters across dry and wet shipping. Maritime specialist Jes Anker Mikkelsen jointly leads the practice and advised Norwegian Energy Company on its sale of licence and ownership interests in the North Sea to Dong E&P. Fellow co-head Johannes Grove Nielsen is 'very approachable, commercial and to the point'; he represented several shipping companies in issues relating to the collapse of OW Bunker and the insolvency of Danish shipping company Copenship. Senior associate Louise Lundsby Wessel is skilled in contracts and disputes.

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