Firm Profile > Moalem Weitemeyer > Copenhagen, Denmark

Moalem Weitemeyer
AMALIEGADE 3-5
1256 COPENHAGEN
Denmark

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

Moalem Weitemeyer primarily advises domestic financial sponsors and foreign investors on complex M&A transactions, with expertise on both the buy and sell side of mandates. The corporate group is jointly led by the 'extremely hands-on and knowledgeable' Dan Moalem and 'experienced M&A professional' Henning Aasmul-Olsen, both of whom are adept at handling private and public takeovers. Elsewhere in the practice, Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen  leads on venture capital and start-up work, with extensive experience in seed and venture capital investments, as well as wider commercial issues.

Practice head(s):

Dan Moalem; Henning Aasmul-Olsen

Other key lawyers:

Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen; Tobias Bonde Frost; Michael Vilhelm Nielsen

Testimonials

‘Moalem Weitemeyer is a powerhouse within M&A advisory work. They are extremely commercial and responsive, and one the forefoot on recent trends in the legal market.’

‘Dan Moalem is extremely hands-on and knowledgeable, and available 24/7.’ 

‘Despite being a relatively small firm, the firm has a team of strong individual with different profiles and qualities.’

‘Characterising them all is a can-do attitude, deep legal competence and a very commercial mindset.’

‘Dan Moalem has built up a super M&A practice as an alternative to the traditional firms.’

‘Henning Aasmul-Olsen is an experienced M&A professional. Very pleasant to work with and very commercial.’

‘Strict M&A focus makes them very good at it. Always trying to make the deal a bit better. Always on time and not delaying the process. Always closing.’

‘Dan Moalem has the 100% right profile to be a good negotiator.’

Key clients

RoundTable Healthcare Partners

Apax Partners

FSN Capital Partners

Chr. Augustinus Fabrikker

Nordic Capital

AnaCap Private Equity

Altia Systems, Inc.

Adelis Private Equity

Advent International Corporation

Axcel

Bain Capital Private Equity

CATACAP

DSV Panalpina – Leading global transport and logistics company

North-East Venture

Polaris Private Equity – Leading Danish private equity firm

SEB – Leading financial institution in Scandinavia

Silverfleet Capital

TA Associates

Triton Investment

EQT Partners

Jyske Bank

Segulah Private Equity

Waterland Private Equity

Erhvervsinvest

Dell

Cisco

Pfizer

Intel

eBay

Amazon

SAP

ProActive

Pandora

APC Partner 1

Napp

Miild

Sass & Larsen

H2I (Health Innovation Institute)

Schibsted

Capital markets Tier 2

Acting frequently on the issuer side of transactions, the practice at Moalem Weitemeyer has a strong local track record in public and private deals, equity issuances, public exchange offers, takeover offers and regulatory issues. Adept at handling accelerated book-build offerings in particular, Henning Aasmul-Olsen heads up the team, which also fields named partner Dan Moalem and senior associate Henning Hedegaard Thomsen, who is noted for his public takeover expertise.

Practice head(s):

Henning Aasmul-Olsen

Other key lawyers:

Dan Moalem; Henning Hedegaard Thomsen

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

Shape Robotics A/S

Astralis A/S

Banking and finance Tier 3

Headed up by Henning Aasmul-Olsen, Moalem Weitemeyer is instructed on regulatory mandates, debt offerings and asset finance work, and is particularly active in acquisition finance matters. Real estate financing and refinancing mandates are other areas of focus for the department. Former group co-head Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld departed to an in-house role in late 2019.

Practice head(s):

Henning Aasmul-Olsen

Key clients

DSV Panalpina A/S

KPS Capital Partners

FSN Capital Partners

Capital Four

Axcel Management

Triton Partners

Nordea

Endemol Shine Group

EQT Private Equity

JOOL Capital Partners

3i Infrastructure

Polaris Private Equity

Insolvency Tier 3

The restructuring and insolvency team at Moalem Weitemeyer provides advice to insolvent corporations and creditors on the full gamut of distressed M&A and dispute resolution matters. It is also experienced in insolvency disputes arising from contentious restructuring measures, bankruptcy quarantine issues and asset recovery mandates. The team is headed up by Thomas Weitemeyer, who also represents members of management in liability cases.

Practice head(s):

Thomas Weitemeyer

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

LLarsen Watches A/S

Presidents Institute

Media and entertainment Tier 3

Moalem Weitemeyer has a notable track record in a range of regulatory issues, corporate transactions and dispute resolution matters for media and entertainment clients, which includes professional sports clubs, gambling operators and music producers and writers. Key areas of strength for the group, which is led by Pernille Nørkær, include commercial contracts, licensing agreements, copyright and trade mark issues, M&A transactions and data protection compliance matters.

Practice head(s):

Pernille Nørkær

Key clients

Day Birger Mikkelsen

Flatirons Denmark A/S

MUSIC Group Macao Commercial Offshore Limited

(Philippines) ROHQ

Risma Systems A/S

Imerco

FC Nordsjælland A/S

Group 888

Egencia A/S

HBO Nordic AB

Takt A/S

Infomedia A/S

Birger Christensen A/S

Astralis Group A/S

Real estate and construction Tier 3

Following his recruitment from NÉMETH SIGETTY Advokatpartnerselskab in mid-2020, Frantz Sigersted-Rasmussen now heads Moalem Weitemeyer’s practice, which handles a wide variety of work. Noted for its expertise in social housing, the group is particularly active on the sale and purchase of commercial properties, restructuring distressed real estate portfolios, litigation and arbitration proceedings, financing matters, development and construction projects, real estate fund formations and the negotiation and drafting of contracts. Name partner Thomas Weitemeyer also contributes to the practice.

Practice head(s):

Frantz Sigersted-Rasmussen; Thomas Weitemeyer

Testimonials

‘The team showed deep industry knowledge and had experience from a number of similar disputes.’

‘Demonstrated good tactical skills for negotiation with the opponent. Open and polite dialogue with the opponent and strong communication of our position at the same time. Managed the right balance.’

Key clients

fsb

DSV A/S

JOOL Capital Partner AB

Det Jødiske Samfund i Danmark

Sticks ‘n’ Sushi A/S

STO Danmark A/S

BL6 ApS

GEAS Holding ApS

Zwilling J.A. Henckels Scandinavia A/S

Bernt Nielsen A/S

Ankjer Ejendomme ApS

Visionhouse -Islevdalvej 214-220, Rødovre ApS

Carolineskolen

J&B Tagentreprise ApS

CR Construction Danmark A/S

Erhvervsinvest Management A/S

Allinq Denmark ApS

Napp A/S

Hørsholm Penthouse ApS

Ejendomsinteresentskabet Sagahus I/S

Kirsten og Freddy Johansens Fond

AP Farver A/S

Tølløse Privat- og Efterskole

Golf Holding A/S

Royal Golf Center A/S

Royal Golf Center – Real Estate A/S

Copenhagen Golf Center Vallensbæk A/S

AXEL PITZNER FONDEN

Pitzner Ejendomme A/S

PITZNER DOMICIL ApS

Fokus Asset Management A/S

Commercial Real Estate Denmark P/S

I/S Werner Ejendomme

Werner Ejendomme A/S

Werner Erhvervsejendomme A/S

Stranden Invest I ApS

Raadvad Maleren A/S

Trørød Entreprise A/S

Ripaille Holding A/S

I/S Tårnborg Parkhotel

Dispute resolution Tier 4

Traditionally active in insolvency proceedings, where it regularly represents creditors and bankrupt estates, Moalem Weitemeyer has seen an increase in other litigation and arbitration work. The team handles general commercial cases, arbitration proceedings concerning M&A, and executive and management liability cases. Managing partner Thomas Weitemeyer heads up the group alongside Frantz Sigersted-Rasmussen, who joined from NÉMETH SIGETTY Advokatpartnerselskab in 2020.

Practice head(s):

Thomas Weitemeyer; Frantz Sigersted-Rasmussen

Key clients

STO Danmark A/S

Flatirons Solutions, Inc.

Goodtrade Scandinavia AB

Daurehøj Erhvervsbyg A/S

Garmin Nordic Denmark A/S

Andritz Feed and Bio Fuel A/S

Spektrum Fondsmæglerselskab A/S

RPI – Munio ApS

MW Production ApS

CR Construction Danmark A/S

Global Finance Network Ltd

Pitzner Ejendomme A/S

Employment Tier 5

Pernille Nørkær and senior associate Poul Guo jointly lead Moalem Weitemeyer's team, which has extensive experience assisting its client base with management incentive schemes. In close collaboration with the firm’s M&A department, it also advises on the employment aspects of M&A transactions, with additional experience in litigation, restructurings, redundancies and data protection issues.

Practice head(s):

Pernille Nørkær; Poul Guo

Testimonials

‘They have in-depth knowledge of the start-up landscape.’

Key clients

Envision Energy (Denmark) ApS

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

Group 888

Dell

Landis+Gyr

Zwilling J. A. Henckels Scandinavia A/S

Taipei Representative Office in Denmark

Reflexis Systems Inc.

Goodiebox ApS

Blue Cell Therapeutics ApS

President Institute A/S

Astralis Group A/S

Triple Ring Technologies, Inc.

Charlton Morris ApS

Intellectual property Tier 5

At Moalem Weitemeyer, the IP group predominantly acts for gambling operators, professional soccer clubs and fashion industry clients on brand and trade mark registration and protection matters, as well as handling infringement cases. The department is led by Pernille Nørkær, whose practice also encompasses counterfeit disputes and the IP elements of wider transactions.

Practice head(s):

Pernille Nørkær

Other key lawyers:

Martin Søndergaard

Testimonials

‘MWB’s team is knowledgeable and professional.’

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

LeoVegas

Group 888

Build a Bear

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

Astralis Group A/S

Birger Christensen A/S

Moalem Weitemeyer is a dedicated Danish corporate law firm with strong international relations. We operate an experienced disputes and investigations team that supports our corporate team. We have all the legal support areas required to deliver first-in-class advice to our clients across any sector and industry.

We create solutions to complex issues. Top decision makers are often required to take a holistic view on issues, also legal issues. We train our attorneys to be trusted advisors to top decision makers. Consequently, we do not believe in early specialization for our attorneys. Our attorneys receive a broad education with individual development of key competences relevant to our clients.

Department Name Email Telephone
Mergers and Acquisitions Dan Moalem dan.moalem@moalemweitemeyer.com
Capital Markets Dan Moalem dan.moalem@moalemweitemeyer.com
Insolvency Thomas Weitemeyer thomas.weitemeyer@moalemweitemeyer.com
Real Estate and Construction Thomas Weitemeyer thomas.weitemeyer@moalemweitemeyer.com
Litigation and Dispute Resolution Thomas Weitemeyer thomas.weitemeyer@moalemweitemeyer.com
Employment Pernille Nørkær pernille.noerkaer@moalemweitemeyer.com
Intellectual Property and Information Technology Pernille Nørkær pernille.noerkaer@moalemweitemeyer.com
Data Protection Pernille Nørkær pernille.noerkaer@moalemweitemeyer.com
Gambling, Media, Entertainment and Sports Pernille Nørkær pernille.noerkaer@moalemweitemeyer.com
EU Law and Competition Pernille Nørkær pernille.noerkaer@moalemweitemeyer.com
Venture Capital start-ups Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen mattias.nielsen@moalemweitemeyer.com
Fintech Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen mattias.nielsen@moalemweitemeyer.com
Mergers and Acquisitions Henning Aasmul-Olsen henning.aasmul-olsen@moalemweitemeyer.com
Banking and Finance Henning Aasmul-Olsen henning.aasmul-olsen@moalemweitemeyer.com
Capital Markets Henning Aasmul-Olsen henning.aasmul-olsen@moalemweitemeyer.com
Tax Henning Hedegaard Thomsen henning.aasmul-olsen@moalemweitemeyer.com
Real Estate Frantz Sigersted-Rasmussen frantz.sigersted-rasmussen@moalemweitemeyer.com
Photo Name Position Profile
 Henning Aasmul-Olsen  photo Henning Aasmul-Olsen Partner
 Tobias Bonde Frost  photo Tobias Bonde Frost Partner
 Henning Hedegaard Thomsen photo Henning Hedegaard Thomsen Partner
 Dan Moalem  photo Dan Moalem Partner, Chairman of the Board
 Pernille Nørkær  photo Pernille Nørkær Partner
 Frantz Sigersted-Rasmussen photo Frantz Sigersted-Rasmussen Partner
 Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen  photo Mattias Vilhelm Warnøe Nielsen Partner
 Thomas Weitemeyer  photo Thomas Weitemeyer Managing Partner
Number of lawyers : 40
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