Jens Arnesen > Nielsen Nørager > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

Nielsen Nørager

Work Department

Commercial and Company law, Insolvency and restructuring, Corporate Finance and Mergers & Acquisitions


Jens Arnesen is a partner with Nielsen Nørager and provides advice within a variety of commercial aspects mainly focusing on start-up ventures and commercialisation of technology-based entities. In said focus area, Jens advises both entrepreneurs, inventors, universities and seed and venture capital funds, thereby gaining relevant expertise from dealing with a broad scope of capital and shareholder issues.

Jens has significant experience in the M&A field and deals with all types of commercial arrangements such as research & development agreements, licence agreements, agency and distribution agreements, franchise agreements and other agreements related to intellectual property rights.

Furthermore, Jens has considerable experience in litigation, including domestic and international arbitration, and in the field of insolvency where he has been acting for creditors and as the administrator of bankruptcy estates, as supervisor for enterprises having suspended payments and has assisted in arranging compositions with creditors and restructuring of insolvent businesses.

Jens Arnesen was born in 1962 and graduated from the University of Copenhagen in 1989.


1999 – 2007 Eversheds law firm, partner

1998 – 1999 Independent attorney

1989 – 1998 Valdal law firm


1998 Right of audience before the Supreme Court

1993 Right of audience before the High Court

1992 Attorney

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Commercial, corporate and M&A

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.