Mr Anders Ørskov Melballe > Skau Reipurth & Partnere > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

Skau Reipurth & Partnere

Work Department

Insolvency and Restructuring


Anders Ørskov Melballe is specialized in the restructuring process of ailing companies and the administration of bankruptcy estates. Furthermore, he is specialized in commercial law and dispute resolution. In this regard, he advises a large number of Danish and international companies – especially banks – on distressed accounts, restructurings and bankruptcies. Moreover, Anders Ørskov Melballe advises both companies and creditors on directors’ liability and managerial responsibility, invalidation of transactions and creditors’ rights, including the possibilities and prospects of law suits on this matter.


Partner, Skau Reipurth & Partnere (2015); Associate Partner, Accura Law Firm (2009-2014); Olsen-Kludt Law Firm (2006-2009); C. Falk-Rønne Law Firm (2005-2006)


English and the Scandinavian languages


The Association of Danish Insolvency Lawyers; International Insolvency Institutes Next Generation Program, Class 1


Right to appear before the Danish High Courts (2011); Admission to practice law (2008); Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen (2005)



Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Insolvency

Skau Reipurth & Partnere frequently represents creditors, particularly financial institutions, in insolvency proceedings, distressed M&A, and pre-insolvency restructurings. The team, which assumes the role of a permanent trustee for many clients, includes the ‘razor-sharpAnders Ørskov Melballe, who has particular expertise in the restructuring of non-performing loans and creditor rights matters. Expanding partly due to the Covid-19 crisis, the firm added Thomas Heering to its ranks from Gorrissen Federspiel and former bankruptcy court assistant judge Louise Krarup Simonsen, who are ‘both very experienced attorneys and well established within the industry’. Pernille Bigaard  also joined from Sungaard Advokarter in 2021.