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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab regularly acts for private equity and venture capital clients, and has a strong focus on the TMT sector. Key individuals include group head Casper Moltke-Leth, who advised Cheminova on the divestment of four of its ingredients to Nufarm; Philip Graff, who assisted Mahia with its corporate restructuring; and Peer B. Petersen, who acted for Addtech on its purchase of Sensor. Ulrik Laustsen is also a key name to note; he advised Opbeat on its sale to Elastic.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 2

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

The team at Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab was bolstered by the recent addition of Morten Nissen from Gorrissen Federspiel and Mikkel Taanum from DANDERS & MORE. Nissen has extensive experience in competition law and acted for HBO Nordic in a dispute against Koda involving subscription video-on-demand tariffs, which were claimed to be an abuse of dominance; and Taanum advised Addtech on a merger filing relating to its acquisition of Sensor ECS Danmark. Public procurement specialist Peter Dann Jørgensen is also a key figure and filed a complaint for Icomera regarding DSB's tender procedure relating to rolling stock wi-fi services, while Thomas Thorup Larsen assisted Syd-Ex with its bid for the south branch of the Copenhagen Metro.

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Employment - ranked: tier 5

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab provides 'practical answers and solutions' with a service that is 'always fast and professional'. Søren Narv Pedersen leads the team and has recently handled employee dismissals, TUPE regulations and collective bargaining agreements.

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Information technology
Information technology - ranked: tier 1

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab fields a team, which 'clearly has been practicing IT law for years' and 'has in-depth knowledge of technology, the law and the industry'. Group co-head Jesper Langemark is 'an outstanding lawyer and strategist', 'extremely likeable and easy to work with' and 'clearly a leader in the field of IT contracts'. Fellow co-head Michael Gorm Madsen recently joined from Lundgrens and has extensive experience in data protection. Other notable names include Anders Wernblad, who focuses on e-commerce and public procurement work; Martin von Haller Grønbæk, who specialises in open data and open source communications; senior consultant Nicolai Dragsted, who has notable expertise in outsourcing and agile contracts; and senior associate Julie Bak-Larsen, who has experience in IT contracts and licensing. Lau Normann Jørgensen was a new arrival from Kromann Reumert in August 2019.

Leading individuals

Lau Normann Jørgensen - Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

Martin von Haller Grønbæk - Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

Nicolai Dragsted - Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

Next Generation Partners

Julie Bak-Larsen - Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 4

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

The group at Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab specialises in soft IP matters and is particularly strong in the entertainment sector. In a recent highlight, team head Peer B. Petersen assisted Sony Music with its audio book platform, Movellas, and its Nordic record company, Disco:wax. Senior associate Mogens Vestergaard is also a key name to note.

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Media and entertainment
Media and entertainment - ranked: tier 2

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab

Bird & Bird Advokatpartnerselskab's team has expertise in IP and gambling matters for a range of international and domestic clients. Department head Peer B. Petersen recently advised Sony Music Entertainment Denmark on its audio book publishing platform, Movellas, and also assisted M2 Film with its commercial agreements. Senior associates Mogens Vestergaard and Mikkel Taanum are also noted; Taanum is experienced in gambling law.

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