Firm Profile > Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen > Copenhagen, Denmark

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen
AMALIEGADE 3-5
1256 COPENHAGEN
Denmark

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen acts for domestic and international financial sponsors, buyers and sellers on M&A transactions involving private equity funds and listed corporate clients. The team is also experienced in handling start-up and venture capital transactions and handles financial regulatory matters and corporate governance work. Practice co-heads Dan Moalem, Bjørn Krog Andersen and Henning Aasmul-Olsen have expertise in private and public takeovers, M&A and capital market transactions and compliance work.

Testimonials

A firm that does transactional heavy lifting despite modest size. Very capable and efficient advice!

The team is commercial and solution oriented and has a good understanding of the underlying business drivers of a deal

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen has incredibly strong skills within Commercial, Corporate and M&A – also compared to many other law firms. Especially within M&A we have greatly benefited from their good insight into and experience with the area

Solution focused and thinking ahead to create a legal basis that also prepares for the unknown

The thing I believe stands out the most is the team’s agility and ability to move fast without getting stuck in internal red tape. The strengths are primarily visible in the team’s obsessiveness to seek solutions and maintain pace while not overcomplicating things. These are things and abilities that other, especially bigger, firms should try to copy

The team stands out for its in-depth M&A experience and expertise; they have excellent knowledge of market practice, both national and international. I was particularly impressed by how quickly the team understood the international (including US) dimensions and issues and was able to connect the dots

All individuals we have worked with at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen are fully dedicated to their task, have strong strategic skills and are good at initiating relevant proposals and discussions

Key clients

AB Europe (Luxembourg) Investment

Adelis Equity Partners

Advent International Corporation

Axcel

Bain Capital Private Equity

CATACAP

Configit Software

Credo Partners

DSV – Leading global transport and logistics company

Erhvervsinvest Management – Leading Danish private equity firm

EQT Partners

Friheden Invest

Green Cargo AB

Greenfleet A/S

JAB Forest

Jyske Bank

North-East Venture

Polaris Private Equity – Leading Danish private equity firm

ProActive A/S

Providence Equity LLP

Rhone Group – Leading global private equity firm

SEB – Leading financial institution in Scandinavia

Segulah Private Equity

Silverfleet Capital – Leading European private equity firm

TA Associates

Triton Investment

Vitruvian Partners

Waterland Private Equity Investments, WPEF VII

Capital markets Tier 2

The capital markets team at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen has notable expertise in public and private deals, equity issuances, public exchange offers, takeover offers and regulatory issues. The group is also experienced in bond issuances and financing mandates. Practice head Henning Aasmul-Olsen regularly acts on the development of takeover proposals.

Testimonials

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen has incredibly strong skills in capital markets compared to other law firms. The team has good insights into and experience with corporate finance, which is a great advantage for the customer as it means that the team can provide the best advice to the financial parties underpinned by great legal weight. This can be absolutely crucial to making things succeed in any given situation

All individuals we have worked with at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen are fully dedicated to their task, have strong strategic skills and are good at initiating relevant proposals and discussions with the bank’s management. Henning Aasmul-Olsen has proved to be a really strong competence due to his vast insight into and experience with corporate finance

Key clients

Søren Alminde Holding ApS

JCA Holding ApS

Coping Management ApS

JOOL Capital Partners

Danske Andelskassers Bank A/S

DSV A/S

Pandora A/S

Enel SpA

Mongo DB, Inc.

Tryg A/S

Dell

Garmin

Intel

Johnson & Johnson

Nuance

Pfizer

Bain Capital Private Equity

Advent International Corporation

Banking and finance Tier 3

The three pillars of the practice at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen encompass regulatory advice, debt offerings and acquisition and asset finance work; the practice also works closely with the firm’s M&A and private equity practice. Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld and Henning Aasmul-Olsen jointly lead the team and are experienced in real estate finance work and mortgage-backed bond issuances.

Testimonials

Great to deal with, responsive and commercial

Key clients

Agilitas Private Equity

EQT Private Equity

UCAP Investment Advisors

Saxo Bank

Sydbank

Danske Bank

3i Infrastructure

AMP Capital

Polaris Private Equity

Carnegie Asset Management

Lion Capital LLP

CapMan

Credo Partners

Greystone Capital

UBS

Homair Vacances SAS

Jool Capital Partner

Nordea Bank

Insolvency Tier 3

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen regularly assists insolvent corporations and creditors with financial and corporate restructuring. The firm also advises on distressed M&A transactions. The firm is also experienced in representing in insolvency disputes arising from contentious restructuring measures and bankruptcy quarantine. Name partner Thomas Weitemeyer acts as the practice head and has expertise in acting for managements in liability cases and representing creditors on the recovery of financial claims.

Testimonials

Very creative in their problem-solving

The firm replies fast and provides serious and useful feedback

They are very competent and work very hard

Thomas Weitemeyer has been outstanding in handling the acquisition and very creative in finding ways to meet the wishes of our counterparty

The personal approach is important, I have personally worked with Thomas Weitemeyer in many cases. . In some cases I have found it difficult to know whether I can handle the issue myself. In these cases Thomas gave me very good and constructive feedback

Thomas Weitemeyer is very competent and works very hard to reach the best result for the client

Key clients

Nordea Bank Danmark A/S

Danske Bank A/S

Hvidbjerg Bank Aktieselskab

Garmin Danmark A/S

Nomeco A/S

AKP Group A/S

Fashion Invest ApS

Sydbank A/S

Copenhagen Jade

Ride4Fun

Media and entertainment Tier 3

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen is experienced in advising on sports law matters such as player transfers, as well as in the drafting and negotiation of music and film production contracts. Pernille Nørkær is the practice head and assists with M&A transactions in the media and IT sectors. The firm’s areas of expertise also involve assisting with dispute resolution, especially in connection with IP matters such as copyright infringements.

Testimonials

‘The team provides practical hands-on advice, taking into consideration both the legal and non-legal aspects of the case at hand. The team is responsive and business-minded in its approach while always taking into account applicable legal requirements.’

‘Pernille Nørkær is highly professional and highly experienced.’

Key clients

Day Birger Mikkelsen

Flatirons Denmark A/S

GN Store Nord

MUSIC Group Macao Commercial Offshore Limited (Philippines) ROHQ

Park Lane Ltd.

Risma Systems A/S

Imerco

FC Nordsjælland A/S

Mintebi ApS

HBO Nordic AB

Takt A/S

Infomedia A/S

Real estate and construction Tier 4

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen is experienced in advising on the real estate aspects of M&A, project development, social housing and the obtainment of building rights. The firm also handles real estate and construction disputes through both litigation and arbitration proceedings. Name partner Thomas Weitemeyer is the practice head and has expertise in real estate transactions, including in the restructuring of distressed real estate portfolios and the drafting and negotiation of creditor agreements.

Key clients

fsb

Carolineskolen

BL6 ApS

GEAS Holding ApS

Zwilling

Sticks ‘n’ Sushi

Bernt Nielsen

Ankjer Ejendomme

Vision House Copenhagen

JOOL Capital Partner AB

Det Jødiske Samfund i Danmark

DSV A/S

Employment Tier 5

The employment practice at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen counts business owners, boards of directors and management-level individuals as clients, and advises on the development of incentive schemes, M&A-related employment matters and the establishment of whistle-blower hotlines and GDPR compliance programmes. Pernille Nørkær heads up the department and handles business transfers, non-competition and non-solicitation issues and equal treatment matters.

Testimonials

The team is highly skilled, always available and delivers high-quality work. They have a very short turnaround from brief to delivery, which is really valuable for us. Besides, they are genuinely nice people, too. I can give them my best recommendations

The team has a pragmatic approach which is really important to us. Their advice is very solution-oriented, and they always reply very quickly

I have worked with Pernille Nørkær in employment cases, and she has great experience within this area. She gives solutions-oriented advice, and she also has a good business understanding

Key clients

North-East Venture ApS

EasyTranslate A/S

Shade ApS

Chabs ApS

CO/PLUS A/S

Shape Robotics ApS

PennyWorthy IVS

TAKT A/S

Deepdivr.io ApS

Birger Christensen A/S

Espresso House A/S

Moodagent A/S

Tame ApS

Samlino.dk ApS

Permobil Danmark A/S

Lars Larsen Watches A/S

GN Store Nord A/S

FC Nordsjælland A/S

DSV A/S

Proactive A/S

Imerco A/S

DAY Birger Et Mikkelsen A/S

Chr. Olesen A/S

CNHI

Radware Ltd.

Littebits Electronic Inc.

Air Serbia

Dell

Landis+Gyr

Zwilling J. A. Henckels Scandinavia A/S

Taipei Representative Office in Denmark

Reflexis Systems Inc.

Intellectual property Tier 5

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen has a particular focus on national and international trade marks due to the firm’s relationship with football clubs. The practice has particular strength in advising the sports and fashion industry. Pernille Nørkær is the practice head and assists with IP-related work in connection with M&A transactions. The practice regularly advises on IP registration procedures and acts for clients on brand protection cases and on court proceedings regarding copyright infringement cases.

Testimonials

‘Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen’s legal reputation is solid. The team’s advice is centered on our specific and strategic needs and goals.’

‘I value their professionalism, dedication and commitment.’

Key clients

RelyOn Nutec

Imerco A/S

ZWILLING J. A. HENCKELS A/S SCANDINAVIA

DAY Birger et Mikkelsen

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc

FC Nordsjælland A/S

Proactive A/S

HBO Nordic AB

Takt A/S

MN Retail ApS

Landis+Gyr A/S

Lars Larsen Watches

Butler’s Choice A/S

CO/PLUS A/S

EasyTranslate A/S

MN ApS

NMP A/S

Permobil Danmark A/S

Smarkets (Malta) Limited

VKR Holding A/S

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen is a dedicated Danish corporate law firm with strong international relations. With approximately 55 highly skilled employees, we are one of Denmark’s leading law firms within M&A, private equity and venture capital, real estate and distressed M&A.

At Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen, we believe in dedication without compromise. This means that we are always available to our clients, partners being no exception. Our advice to our clients is centered on their specific and strategic needs and goals.

We take pride in training our attorneys to call our clients instead of emailing them and to visit our clients instead of calling them. To us, client relations are professional social relations that are best developed and maintained by a continual investment of our time and genuine interest.

Our attorneys receive a broad education with individual development of key competences relevant to our clients. We have an extensive secondment programme with leading law firms worldwide as well as with several of our clients, which provides our attorneys with the opportunity to learn even more about the specific businesses as well as the legal and commercial needs of our clients. While this strengthens the professional and international skills of the individual attorney, it also enables the firm to remain professionally updated on the international market developments in a globalized world.

Department Name Email Telephone
Mergers and Acquisitions Dan Moalem
Mergers and Acquisitions Bjørn Krog Andersen
Capital Markets Dan Moalem
Insolvency Thomas Weitemeyer
Real Estate and Construction Thomas Weitemeyer
Employment Pernille Nørkær
Commercial and Corporate Bjørn Krog Andersen
Intellectual Property and Information Technology Pernille Nørkær
Data Protection Pernille Nørkær
Gambling, Media, Entertainment and Sports Pernille Nørkær
Legal Risk Management Bjørn Krog Andersen
Regulatory practice, including anti-bribery and corruption Bjørn Krog Andersen
Tax Henning Hedegaard Thomsen
EU Law and Competition Pernille Nørkær
Litigation and Dispute Resolution Thomas Weitemeyer
Venture Capital start-ups Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen
Fintech and Insurtech Bjørn Krog Andersen
Mergers and Acquisitions Henning Aasmul-Olsen
Banking and Finance Henning Aasmul-Olsen
Capital Markets Henning Aasmul-Olsen
Photo Name Position Profile
 Henning Aasmul-Olsen  photo Henning Aasmul-Olsen
 Bjørn Krog Andersen  photo Bjørn Krog Andersen
 Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld  photo Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld
 Dan Moalem  photo Dan Moalem
 Pernille Nørkær  photo Pernille Nørkær
 Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen  photo Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen
 Thomas Weitemeyer  photo Thomas Weitemeyer
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