Mr Bo Christensen > Horten > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

Horten
PHILIP HEYMANS ALLÉ 7
2900 HELLERUP
COPENHAGEN
Denmark

Work Department

Restructuring & Insolvency

Position

Partner

Career

Bo Christensen is specialised in insolvency law and restructuring and advises companies and creditors in connection with restructuring and insolvency proceedings as well as general commercial and finance law.

Bo advises Danish and international clients on all aspects of insolvency law, turnaround, restructuring and non-performing loans and investments, for example refinancing, funding, creditor agreements, reorganisation and matters pertaining to company law and general commercial law. He also advises sound companies with a need to develop, adapt or scale their business through investments, credit-raising, acquisition or sale.

In addition, Bo  is also experienced within M&A, in particular purchase and sale of distressed companies, and in this connection he has conducted several restructuring proceedings and reorganisation of distressed companies, including by way of business transfers within and outside judicial restructuring and bankruptcy.

Further, Bo has several years’ experience administering major bankruptcy estates and restructuring proceedings, and acts as trustee and restructuring administrator appointed by the bankruptcy court, including as member of the panel of lawyers appointed by the Danish Debt Collection Agency.

In addition to being a lecturer at Horten’s and clients’ seminars, Bo is also a lecturer at the Association of Danish Law Firms.

Languages

Danish, English, Swedish, Norwegian

Memberships

International Insolvency Institute NextGen Leadership Program
INSOL Europe
The Danish Bar and Law Society
The Association of Danish Insolvency Lawyers
The Danish Debt Collection Agency

Education

Master of Laws, the University of Aarhus, 2010

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Insolvency

(Next Generation Partners)

Bo ChristensenHorten

Divided between the firm’s Aarhus and Copenhagen offices, Horten’s restructuring and insolvency expertise runs the gamut of complex restructurings, distressed M&A and non-performing loan matters, creditor work, compulsory liquidations and bankruptcy matters. The team is led by Piya Mukherjee, who, as president of INSOL Europe, is particularly skilled at handling cross-border insolvency proceedings. Other key lawyers include Nicolai Dyhr, Ulrik Holsted-Sandgreen and Bo Christensen. Jan Bech, who is a permanent trustee at the Bankruptcy Court of Aarhus, also joined the department in late 2019 from DLA Piper Denmark.