Henrik Rossing Lønberg > Plesner > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Capital Markets


Henrik Rossing Lønberg is a partner in our Corporate Finance Team and has extensive experience in M&A, securities law, capital markets law, financial institutions and corporate governance.

Henrik has specialised in corporate finance since 2001 and has provided advisory services in more than 190 M&A transactions. He has advised listed and privately owned companies in Denmark and internationally, private equity funds, hedge funds, venture capital companies, public institutions, institutional investors and high net worth individuals.

Over the past fifteen years, Henrik has been one of the most active (top 3) legal advisors in Denmark in the field of mergers and acquisitions (source: mergermarket.com, measured by number of transactions), and during the same period he has been one of the most active lawyers in the Nordic region.

Through his LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School (2001), his licence to practise law in New York and his subsequent employment at White & Case (New York) for more than four years (2001-2005), Henrik has acquired in-depth knowledge of and extensive experience in cross-border transactions. Henrik has continued to nurture his vast experience and network since his return to Denmark. A considerable part of Henrik’s client portfolio is international.

Henrik is the chairman of Plesner’s Committee for International Relations.

Since 2009, Henrik has been an Officer of the Harvard Law School Association of Europe (HLSAE), and he served as President of the Association from 2013 to 2016.  HLSAE has more than 2,000 members and is the largest Harvard Law School alumni association outside the US.

Henrik is recommended for his extensive experience in Chambers Global, Chambers Europe and Legal 500.

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Henrik Rossing LønbergPlesner

Plesner‘s commercial, corporate and M&A teams provide specialist advice to international and Danish corporates, including major private equity houses. Hans Hedegaard and Lars Bunch co-head the corporate and M&A practice, which includes Henrik Rossing Lønberg and takes on complex bet-the-company matters. On the commercial side, the team is led by Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen, who has extensive experience in commercial contracts, including drafting and negotiating franchise agreements. Christian Kjølbye and Thomas Holst Laursen are experts in privatisations and public takeovers, while Tina Kang handles sell-side mandates. Simon Krogh is head of the private investment funds team.