DLA Piper Denmark > Copenhagen, Denmark > Firm Profile

DLA Piper Denmark
Oslo Plads 2
DK-2100 Copenhagen

Denmark > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

DLA Piper Denmark fields a team of ‘highly skilled professionals’ and is known for its ‘extensive experience in commercial, corporate, and M&A matters’. Alongside handling the full suite of matters, the group has seen increasing activity in international inbound and outbound mandates. acting for internationally-based private equity and venture capital sponsors and industrials. Based in Copenhagen, practice co-head Jens Krogh Petersen is a key name for all things related to M&A, investments in enterprises and restructurings. Fellow co-head and Aarhus-based expert Kristian Tokkesdal assists private equity funds and industrial enterprises in connection with Danish and international business transfers and investments, while Michael Vinther has substantial experience in the M&A space and spearheads critical cross-border mandates. Karsten Pedersen cis praised as being ‘in a class of his own’, while John Emil L. Svenson focuses on representing blue-chip companies and high-end international private equity clients.

Practice head(s):

Jens Krogh Petersen; Kristian Tokkesdal

Other key lawyers:

Karsten Pedersen; Michael Vinther; Jan Snogdal; John Emil L. Svenson; Nicholas Lerche-Gredal; Sara Schjørring; Andreas Egeblad Arendt


‘Karsten Pedersen is in a class of his own. Karsten leads complex M&A negotiations in a way that makes him the trusted and respected lead lawyer by all parties.’

‘DLA Piper Denmark provide an on-time and to-the-point service. Moreover, via their participation in the DLA Piper network, they are able to reach out to lawyers in other jurisdictions in a fast and expedient way.’

‘Jens Krogh Petersen is outstanding in providing attention to the matter at hand as well as facilitating assistance in a swift and smooth way from fellow lawyers with other fields of expertise if needed. Moreover, he is very pleasant to work with and has a good eye for combining legal and commercial issues.’

‘DLA Piper is recognised in the Danish and Nordic M&A market as a leading full-service top tier law firm with profound expertise and a unique offering when it comes to international matters and cross-border transactions. We have used DLA Piper on several complex and multi-jurisdiction transactions where their ability to take the lead and assist internationally have been second to none.’

‘John Svenson is a unique legal professional recognised as a leading M&A lawyer who will have a significant presence in the M&A market for many years to come. We have used John Svenson and his team on several complex and high-profile projects and they always deliver an outstanding performance with a unique and cutting edge approach.’

‘John Svenson provides very valuable insights.’

‘Very collaborative and proactive approach where it clearly shows they are competent within the area.’

‘Strong team – complement each other well to ensure full coverage at any time.’

Key clients

Sonoco Products Company

Augustinus Fonden

Patrizia Immobilien AG

Mentha Capital


Nordea Private Equity

Compass Group

Dansk Ejerkapital

Reuters Group Plc

Northwood Investors

Gridiron Capital

Summa Equity


The Lundbeck Foundation

Nordic Eye Private Equity

Abry Partners P/E

Xero Limited

Accel-KKR P/E

EQT Partners AB

Storskogen Industrier AB

ABN AMRO Energy Transition Fund

LEGO Group A/S

Danske Bank A/S

Sapiens International Corporation

Sun Capital Partners

Nutreco International B.V.

Obton Group

Groupe SFPI

Securitas Group

DLG a.m.b.a.

Aberdeen Standard Investments

GRAS Sound &Vibration A/S

Confirmasoft AB

Circularity Capital LLP

Re-Match Group

Flak AS

The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation

Broad Horizon B.V.

BactiQuant Group

Polhem Infra AB

Polaris Private Equity

NEC Corporation

Maj Invest A/S

Dustin AB

Adelis Equity Partners AB

Kemp & Lauritzen

Montagu Private Equity

Alven PE

Blue Equity Management

JP/Politikens Hus A/S

TDC Group A/S

Promentum Equity Partners

BWB Partners

PFA Pension

Infineon Technologies AG

ATP Group

Abbott Laboratories

IT Relation Group

Visma Group

Gurit Holding AG

Danmil A/S

Colliers International Inc.

Monyx Financial Group AB

Sensata Technologies, Inc.

Azets Group

General Electric

Rekom Group

Client Name

Shell Petroleum NV

J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Work highlights

  • Advised Belgian Etex Group on the acquisition of Skamol Group and all legal aspects of the transaction, including due diligence, negotiations, and finalisation.
  • Advised the Norwegian company, Cloudberry Clean Energy ASA on its first project in Denmark in which it acquired a large part of Skovgaard Energy A/S’ portfolio of onshore wind turbines.
  • Advised Hy24 Ardian in connection with the Everfuel Hy24 Joint Venture together with Norwegian listed Everfuel A/S.

Denmark > Environment Tier 1

DLA Piper Denmark‘s environment team sits within the wider real estate group and offers deep specialist expertise across the entire spectrum environmental law, chiefly advising on contaminated soil liability, transactions involving contaminated properties, municipality and local planning issues, environment impact assessments, climate change projects, waste regulation and environment liabilities, among others. Department head and ‘very skilled environmental lawyer’ Line Marie Pedersen is an expert in municipal and local planning, environmental impact assessments, climate change projects and contamination liability; while Per Vestergaard Pedersen is a long-time adviser to the Greenland Government in relation to hydropower, minerals and mining, environment and climate matters. At associate level, Christine Rahbek Lindhard advises private entities and public authorities on all aspects of planning and environmental law.

Practice head(s):

Line Marie Pedersen


‘DLA Piper has a unique set of skills and knowledge when it comes to environmental legislation. This reflects all DLA team members, but I would like to underline the assistance from partner, Line Marie Pedersen and Associate Christine Rahbek Lindhard.’

‘We have had excellent collaboration with Partner Line Marie Pedersen. She can very quickly identify all the icebergs ahead, and can lead us through rough seas. Or advise us to find another route.’

‘Line Marie Pedersen and her team maintain a particularly high legal level in the field of environmental law. Line has in-depth knowledge of special contamination of soil and groundwater both in relation to the legal framework and insurance coverage.’

‘They are skilled and thorough, but not least they have excellent commercial approach to solving the problems. In addition, Line Marie Pedersen in particular has a good technical understanding of soil and groundwater pollution management. The tasks are placed where it makes the best sense in relation to the complexity of the matter.’

‘Line Marie Pedersen is the lawyer in Denmark with the best knowledge of contamination.’

‘DLA Piper has a team of highly skilled and engaged staff with excellent expertise within the Danish environmental legislation.’

Key clients

The Danish Petroleum Industry Association (Drivkraft)

The Greenland Government, Ministry of Agriculture, Self-Sufficiency, Energy and Environment

The Greenland Government, Ministry of Mineral Resources and Justice

Crossbridge Energy A/S (former A/S Dansk Shell)

AIG Europe S.A

DCC Energy Center A/S

Topdanmark Forsikring A/S

Chubb Insurance Compagny

The Danish Central Stockholding Entity (FDO)

Copenhagen Airports A/S

Colas Danmark A/S

Avista Oil Danmark A/S

The City of Copenhagen

The municipality of Frederiksberg


Frederiksberg Forsyning A/S

Vestforsyning A/S


Maabjerg Energy Center A/S

The Danish Petroleum Industry Association’s Energy Saving Pool

Lidl Danmark K/S

De Danske Bilimportører (The Danish Car Importers Association)

H. Lundbeck A/S


Vestegnens Kraftvarmeselskab, VEKS

Falck Danmark A/S

Shell International

Cloudberry Energy ASA

Etex Group

Work highlights

  • Assisted FDO in connection with the reassessment of existing environmental approvals, including the establishment of new conditions with a view to compliance with Best Available Technic (BAT).
  • Acting as adviser to the Government of Greenland on legal matters relating to hydropower, minerals and mining, and other natural resource activities and related environmental matters.
  • Advised A/S Dansk Shell on environmental approvals, pollution conditions, nature protection, etc. in connection with the operation of the refinery in Fredericia.

Denmark > Insolvency Tier 1

DLA Piper Denmark’s finance, projects and restructuring team is known in the marketplace for being ‘very skilled, business-minded and always ready to work on finding solutions for the clients and cases they are working on’. The specialist Nordic practice group routinely handles all aspects of cross-border restructuring and insolvency matters. Three lawyers jointly head the department: distressed business expert Henrik Sjørslev and Jørgen Flodgaard lead alongside Per Astrup Madsen, who is a key contact for ongoing bankruptcy estates and in-court restructurings. Agricultural-sector restructuring specialist Trine Hasselbalch is another key member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Henrik Sjørslev; Per Astrup Madsen; Jørgen Flodgaard

Other key lawyers:

Trine Hasselbalch; Per Buttenschøn; Henrik Lund-Koefoed; Peter Hedegaard Knudsen


‘Peter Hedegaard Knudsen and Henrik Lund-Koefoed are excellent in familiarising themselves with the specific issues we run into, and they are also good at conveying comprehensible answers.’

‘The DLA restructuring and insolvency team is great. They are very skilled, business-minded and are always ready to work on finding solutions for the clients and cases they are working on. They are well-connected and ready to use it advantageously for their clients.’

‘Trine Hasselbalch is skilled when it comes to finding solutions for her clients, also in complex matters. She is hardworking and has extensive experience in all aspects of restructuring and insolvency legal issues.’

‘Per Astrup Madsen is very experienced and able to handle complex matters.’

‘Henrik Sjørslev is widely recognised within the restructuring and insolvency field in Denmark. He is extremely experienced and handles also very big international cases with an impressive overview and ability to find viable solutions. ’

‘The insolvency team of DLA is unique. The partners are always available on a short notice and provide an excellent team to solve the matter.’

‘Henrik Sjørslev is extremely experienced and handles large-scale insolvency matters. Always available on a very short notice.’

‘Trine Hasselbalch has great legal skills, combined with a commercial and efficient approach. A problem-solver.’

Key clients

The Danish Guarantee Fund for Non-life Insurers (Garantifonden for Skadesforsikringsselskaber)

The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors to the SAS Group Chapter 11 cases

The ATP Group

PFA Invest

SEB Invest

AB Invest

Finans Denmark

Danske Bank A/S (Realkredit Danmark)

Sydbank A/S

Ringkjøbing Landbobank A/S

Sparekassen Sjælland-Fyn A/S

Danish Guarantee funds for uninsured claims (DFIM – Dansk Forening for International Motorkøretøjsforsikring)

Raiffeisen Bank

Swiss Re Group

KHR Architecture A/S

Playground ApS

Karma Sushi ApS, Taqueria ApS and Dan Gastro ApS

Repeat Fitness (Fitnesskæden af 25. Januar 2021 A/S in bankruptcy)

Tribe Hotel Management Danmark A/S

B. Nygaard Sørensen A/S

Anker Hansen & Co. A/S

Food Alien A/S and its subsidiaries

Kompleet Bygning & Inventar A/S

Europa Frugt ApS

C5 VVS-teknik A/S

Hans Christian Halmø in bankruptcy

Nørmark Food A/S in bankrupcy

Simple Feast (Feast Kitchen A/S)

Work highlights

  • Advising the Unsecured Creditor’s Committee on all Danish legal matters in relation to the pending chapter 11 bankruptcy cases of the SAS Group.
  • Assisting Ausmark ApS with the voluntary solvent liquidation of the company behind the Danish chain of Domino’s Pizza restaurants, following their decision to withdraw all their activities in Denmark, including approx. 30 restaurants.
  • Appointed as trustee of Kurt Skare Holding ApS in bankruptcy. The company acted as top holding company for the Skare Group, a major Danish meat production/slaughterhouse operator with yearly revenue exceeding 1 billion DKK of which almost all the companies were declared bankrupt in February 2023.

Denmark > Insurance Tier 1

DLA Piper Denmark offers the full scope of insurance-related services to its client base. The team is noted for its considerable expertise in W&I insurance matters and advising on multi-jurisdictional underwriting issues. Pernille Sølling comes highly recommended for her ‘outstanding understanding of insurance products and of the legal issues within’, with her practice emphasising life insurance and pension issues for major Danish pension providers. Sølling heads the department alongside Anders Tengvad who primarily advises insurance companies on issues relating to commercial and product liability insurance, D&O liability insurance, crime insurance, liability insurance and buildings and contents insurance. Georg Lett retired.

Practice head(s):

Anders Tengvad; Pernille Sølling

Other key lawyers:

Jacob Thomsen


‘Pernille Sølling always renders advice at the very highest level and who has a unique understanding of our business.’

‘Experts in insurance law and other related legislation. They are the best in Denmark.’

‘The team is the strongest in Denmark when it comes to insurance and pensions. I always get fast and high-quality answers.’

‘Pernille Sølling has a great deal of knowledge about insurance and pensions. She is pleasant to work with and always solves the tasks well.’

‘The team is exceptional within life insurance and insurance technique and especially Pernille Sølling has an extraordinary understanding of actuarial science that no one else in the sector can match.

‘Pernille Sølling’s knowledge within life insurance, insurance technique and actuarial science is exceptional and has no match in the sector. She has an outstanding understanding of the insurance products and of the legal issues within.’

‘DLA piper provides a professional service and always has the client’s wishes in mind. There is always a focus on the commercial.’

‘Pernille Sølling is diligent and knowledgeable, and her advice is always spot on even in highly complicated matters regarding pension contracts spanning decades. She is recognised as a sharp litigator, and she has a structured approach to matters.’

Key clients


Danica Pension


AP Pension

Risk Point A/S

Euclid Transactional






Denmark > Media and entertainment Tier 1

Praised for its ‘broad and deep knowledge of all aspects of the music industry’, DLA Piper Denmark’s media and entertainment practice group leverages its deep sector expertise in music, film, media and group to act on a broad suite of matters. Joint practice-heads Jens Krogh Petersen and Joachim Kundert Jensen spearhead the team’s work in the space. Peterson comes highly recommended as a ‘leading adviser within the music and entertainment industry’ and devotes much of his practice to representing music artists, songwriters and record companies on endorsement and sponsorship agreements. Jensen dispenses specialist advice to artists, production company and other key players within the entertainment industry on acquisition, media and copyright law issues.

Practice head(s):

Jens Krogh Petersen; Joachim Kundert Jensen

Other key lawyers:

Marlene Winther Plas; Peter Rønnow


‘It is a pleasure working with the team. Their accessibility and the ability to provide advisory services through representatives in various jurisdictions makes the company a favourable one-stop-shop.’

‘Their profound understanding of both media law and the industry, coupled with their expertise in finance law, renders these lawyers highly valuable for the documentation and securing of production loans within the TV and film production sector.’

‘DLA Piper has the best entertainment lawyers in the world. The team work great together, and they are fast in getting me answers and are always around to jump on a call to discuss.’

‘Jens Krogh Petersen is simply the best lawyer I ever dealt with. Super smart and intelligent, and always takes the time to make sure I understand everything.’

‘Broad and deep knowledge of all aspects of the music industry value chain. Flexible, hardworking and great negotiation skills.’

‘Unique knowledge and qualifications to advise within the music and entertainment industry.’

‘Jens Krogh Petersen is a leading adviser within the music and entertainment industry.’

Key clients

Lukas Graham


Scarlet Pleasure

Brøndbyernes IF Fodbold A/S

Danish Documentary Production

Simon Jul Jørgensen

Copenhagen Music

The Bank

Universal Music A/S


Laid Back


Sportsway AB (Sweden)



Boris Bertram

Live Nation

Years from now

Sylvester (SLY)

Tigerspring ApS

Moment Group

Soundford Limited (HongKong)

Morten Ristorp p/k/a Rissi

Saqib Hassan


Rasmus Hedegaard

Warner Music Denmark

ITV Studios International

ITV Studios Entertainment


United Stage ApS

PDH Music

Mina Okabe

Ida Laurberg

O.G.S. Music ApS

Natixis Coficine (France)

The Danish Football League

The Danish Football Association


Film Finances Inc.

Work highlights

  • Assisted AQUA (Barbie Girl) with a synch and sample licence agreement regarding Barbie Girl, such master sample (from the Barbie Girl song) to be included in the song Barbie World featuring Nicki Minaj and Ice Spice.
  • Assisting Natixis Coficine in relation to the financing of Nordic film productions.
  • Assisting pop music group Lukas Graham on all types of agreements, including the recent partner agreement with Coca-Cola, as well as several agreements surrounding the release of the group’s latest album.

Denmark > Banking and finance Tier 2

Asset finance, acquisition finance, project finance and financial regulation work are the core pillars of DLA Piper Denmark‘s banking and finance team, which is also well-known for its securitisation practice and acts on behalf of investors and issuers on a broad range of cross-border matters. Joachim Kundert Jensen leads the ‘extremely skilled and solution-oriented team’ with his expertise lying in large finance transactions relating to significant assets and M&A. Martin Christian Kruhl primarily specialises in financial regulation, and is noted for his expertise in AML regulations and international sanctions. Nicolai Rothemejer Hansen is the key name at associate level.

Practice head(s):

Joachim Kundert Jensen

Other key lawyers:


‘Strong team for cross-border transactions.’

‘Informal and pleasant to work with, but still professional mindset. Would like to point out both Joachim Kundert and Nicolai Rothemejer.’

‘The DLA Piper team coordinated multiple law firms and ensured that all agreements were handled on time. The finance contract was very complex. The law firm handled this in a structured way and secured an overview with critical elements to debrief the board of directors.’

‘Hans Madsen is always available and understands how to transfer complex information in an easy-to-understand way.’

‘Extremely skilled, solution-oriented team. High level of availability.’

‘Joachim Kundert Jensen stands out very clearly. Always with an intelligent approach and always with a pleasant aura.’

Key clients

Kinnerton Credit Management A/S

Elfelagid SEV

Real Danmark A/S

Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen Girozentrale (Helaba)


Pension Danmark

Ørsted A/S

TriplePoint Capital

Merlin Entertainments

Visma AS


Jet Time


Ringkjøbing Landbobank


Carlsberg Group

AP Møller Maersk A/S

HSBC Innovation Bank Limited (formerly known as Silicon Valley Bank)

Bank of New York Mellon

LTG Rail



Axa Insurance


Amber Infrastructure Partners

Viabill A/S

Aviva Investors

Natixis Coficine

Avida Finans AB




UniCredit AG

Natixis Coficiné S.A.

Coöperatieve Rabobank U.A.

Hercules Capital

JP Morgan

GomSpace A/S

Turf Tank ApS

Solita Oy

Work highlights

  • Assisted Motion Acquisition Limited (Merlin Entertainments) and its affiliates, in respect of Danish law matters in connection with the offering of €700m (in aggregate principal amount) senior secured notes.
  • Assisted Faroese company ELFELAGIÐ SEV with its largest refinancing to date.
  • Assisted TIP with the securitisation of its trailers and customer receivables.

Denmark > Data privacy and data protection Tier 2

DLA Piper Denmark regularly undertakes the full suite of data privacy matters and is particularly well known for its work involving emerging technologies, offering specialist knowledge of the regulation of biometrics, AI, new AI regulation, ChatGPT and other language models; it also handles whistleblowing solutions, DPO-as-a-service issues, data protection audits and data protection impact assessment methodologies. Practice head Marlene Winther Plas has extensive experience in all aspects of technology-related law and data protection issues, while Jon Lauritzen acts as DPO for clients under the team’s DPO-as-a-service offering.

Practice head(s):

Marlene Winther Plas

Other key lawyers:

Jon Lauritzen; Martin Hjørlund Nielsen; Anders Nielsen


‘Jon Lauritzen stands out for being very efficient and good at explaining the topic, and advise on how to address the topic both for data processor agreements and GDPR considerations related to software development.’

‘You can always count on a quick response. You can also count on the task being assessed and the best person for the task being brought forward.’

‘Availability at any time – with a very fast and competent handling – that knows our line of business and the related challenges.’

‘Our contact Marlene Winther Plas is highly dedicated and always provides efficient, professional and valuable insights. She is a highly accomplished lawyer, who is very solution-oriented and a pleasure to work with. She is an exceptionally diligent attorney and dedicated to her work, which becomes evident in her deep insight and knowledge within the field.’

Key clients


Landsbyggefonden (the Danish National Housing Fund)

Økonomistyrelsen (section under the Danish Ministry of Finance)

Skanlog A/S


City of Copenhagen

PNO Holding A/S

Userneeds A/S

Trafikselskabet Movia

DCC Energy A/S


Reckitt Benckiser

Kamstrup A/S

Brøndbyernes IF Fodbold A/S

Auction Group


Small Danish Hotels

The Velux Foundation


TM Group


The Danish Dental Organisation

People Test Systems

University of Copenhagen


Sønderborg Forsyning

Blu Kolding

Work highlights

  • Assisting NIO with its first wave process of entering into and operating on the European market.
  • Assisted Brøndbyernes IF Fodbold A/S with applying for the use of facial recognition technology on the entrances to Brøndby Stadium.
  • Assisting a private dentist and the Danish Dental Association in a High Court case regarding GDPR brought by HK regarding non-material damages.

Denmark > Dispute resolution Tier 2

DLA Piper Denmark has the bandwidth to handle the full suite of both domestic and multi-jurisdictional dispute resolution matters, ranging from traditional commercial litigation to professional and product liability, insurance, construction and shipping disputes. The group is also well known for its work on major international arbitration mandates, handling complex cross-border work under a wide range of arbitral rules. Department head Anders Julius Tengvad‘s extensive practice includes cases pertaining to the professional liability of advisers, management and accountants, as well as product liability claims. Pernille Sølling has considerable experience within life insurance and pensions claims and assists major Danish pension providers with contractual and regulatory matters. Georg Lett retired.

Practice head(s):

Anders Julius Tengvad

Other key lawyers:

Pernille Sølling; Jacob Thomsen; Ida Bryld


‘Analytical and results-oriented team. They assisted us in a complicated case involving the use of complicated financial instruments and quickly gained the specific knowledge necessary to give us appropriate advice.’

‘Anders Tengvad has great business judgment, tremendous legal expertise and is a counsel and adviser in the best possible sense. His sparring is extremely valuable to make crucial top management decisions and his advice is sought and proven to be insightful, prudently weighed and communicated transparently and in an easily understandable fashion.’

‘Pernille Sølling is always available for her customers and as a customer you have the feeling that your case is highly prioritised. She does a great job in assessing the risk in the case which is very appreciated. She is a skilled litigator before the court.’

‘Very knowledgeable and experienced team which makes you feel safe. Invests the time for you to understand what will be the determining factors for you to win the case.’

‘The team we worked with was Jacob Thomsen and Ida Bryld. Both Ida and Jacob were deeply involved and dedicated. They quickly gained the necessary knowledge of complicated financial markets matters and guided us trough our case.’

‘The team is great within dispute resolution and litigation. I have mostly worked with Pernille Sølling who does a great job in assessing the cases and litigating before the court.’

‘Anders Julius Tengvad stands out as very, very competent. I would choose him any day to represent me in a dispute. Very professional. You immediately feel that he is a trusted adviser to you. He speaks “my language” i.e. makes me understand all that I need to understand even though I do not understand the typical legal language. He is very knowledgeable and experienced within dispute resolution.’

Key clients

Garantifonden for skadesforsikringsselskaber (The Guarantee Fund)

AP Pension

Colliers International

DB Cargo

PFA Pension






TELE Greenland (now Tusass)


Work highlights

  • Representing Raahus Construction ApS in a bankruptcy matter against the former auditor and the accounting firm of Raahus Construction ApS.
  • Representing Foreningen Kræv Licensmoms Tilbage in a group action on behalf of a group of 283,000 individuals against the Danish tax authorities.
  • Representing DB Cargo in a case against the Danish Railway Body in a case before the Danish Supreme Court.

Denmark > Energy Tier 2

DLA Piper Denmark’s energy team provides advice on solar and hydropower projects, minerals issues, and oil and gas mandates, and is active in the water and wastewater sectors as well as renewable energy matters and work involving emerging and alternative technologies. The team handles a variety of regulatory issues, projects and transactional work and assists clients in connection with the procurement, negotiation and conclusion of power purchase agreements. Jacob Sparre Christiansen provides advice to companies within the water, wastewater, electricity distribution, heating supply, and waste spaces, particularly assisting with regulatory framework issues. Martin Juste advises clients regarding transactions in the offshore wind and general renewable industries, Christian Bredtoft Guldmann specialises in large-scale solar projects and transactions related to infrastructure and solar energy.

Practice head(s):

Jacob Sparre Christiansen


‘Highly competent team able to prioritise and assign tasks and challenges to the right person, not just the most skilled, but the person or team skilled just right for the job.’

‘Deep insight into regulatory matters in our industry. Insight and understanding to a level only few very have. Added to this is a pragmatic approach to challenges.’

‘Christian Bredtoft Guldmann has an exceptional eye for legal issues, attention to detail, and contract drafting. Moreover, his availability and attentiveness concerning the matter at hand is highly appreciated. He is up to date with industry standards and thereby able to provide appropriate and prudent advice whenever in doubt of what is “usual”. On the personal level, he is very pleasant to work with.’

‘Martin Juste is very objective, commercial opinions provided for client.’

‘It’s a high-quality team with remarkable insight into the utility sector as a whole.’

‘Jacob Sparre Christiansen offers great service and master’s his specialty (wastewater regulation in particular) to a degree that is hard to find elsewhere.’

‘Highly professionally competent company that is pleasant to work with.’

Key clients




Hai Long 2 Offshore Wind Power Co., Ltd. and Hai Long 3 Offshore Wind Power Co., Ltd.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy


Government of Greenland, including the Ministry for Agriculture, Self-Sufficiency, Energy and Environment and the Ministry of Mineral Resources


Dansk Energirådgivning

Danish Bio Commodities A/S

AURA Energi a.m.b.a

The City of Copenhagen

Aarhus Havn

P+ Pension

DANVA (the Danish Water and Waste Water Association)

Maabjerg Energy Center Group

Vestforsyning Group

BlueKolding Group

Aarhus Vand Group

Billund Vand og Energi Group

Frederikshavn Forsyning Group

Energnist I/S

Morsø Forsyning Group


Svendborg Forsyning Group

Skanderborg Forsyning Group

Struer Energi Group

Thisted Vand Group

Tønder Forsyning Group

Vandmiljø Randers A/S

Ringkøbing-Skjern Forsyning Group

Farum Fjernvarme A.m.b.a.

Forsyningsservice A/S



Vesthimmerlands Vand

Aquadjurs A/S

Silkeborg Forsyning Group

Viborg Varme Amba

Syddjurs Spildevand A/S

DjursSam ApS

Andelsselskabet Oksbøl Varmeværk

Hirtshals Fjernvarme

Sdr. Herreds Kraftvarmeværker A.m.b.a.

Snedsted Varmeværk

Veddum-Skelund-Visborg Varmeværk A.m.b.a.

Vildbjerg Varme A/S

Dinel A/S

Teacher’s Pension

Lemvig Varmeværk a.m.b.a.

Afatek A/S

Naturbiogas Sode A/S

Vrejlven Biogas ApS

Jysk Energi A/S

Cloudberry Clean Energy ASA

Vestjyske Net 60 kV A/S

Work highlights

  • Advised Norwegian company, Cloudberry Clean Energy ASA on its first project in Denmark in which it acquired a large part of Skovgaard Energy A/S’ portfolio of onshore wind turbines.
  • Advised Renewable Energy Systems Limited (RES) on the acquisition of Anemo Analytics.
  • Advised the Government of Greenland in relation to hydropower, hydropower activities, hydropower licences, applications for and negotiation and granting of licences for hydropower activities, and regulation of these matters.

Denmark > EU, competition and public procurement Tier 2

The team at DLA Piper Denmark covers the entire spectrum of EU and Danish competition law, procurement law, state aid law and Foreign Direct Investment law. The department also covers criminal cases related to competition law infringements, and provides specialised advice on Greenlandic competition law. Michael Klöcker jointly heads the practice group in conjunction with Mikala Berg Dueholm. Klöcker is a key name for particularly on dominant enterprises, anti-competitive agreements, merger control, state aid, dawn raids, criminal cases as well as compliance; Berg Dueholm has extensive experience in procurement processes relating to complex services.

Practice head(s):

Michael Klöcker; Mikala Berg Dueholm

Other key lawyers:

Rune Hamborg


‘DLA Piper’s competition team has a good all-round practice. Good and efficient opponents in cases – you just know that you’ll need to be on your toes to prevail.’

‘Michael Klöcker is a formidable competition lawyer, with that extra intangible thing that makes a real difference. He’s very sharp in focusing on and analysing the most important issues only. He’s also very pleasant to work with. ’

‘Professional and fast assistance. DLA understands municipal conditions and the context. DLA is at the forefront.’

‘DLA Piper has a very competent contract and procurement team.’

‘Besides a deep knowledge into the legal aspects of contracts and procurement, DLA Piper has a good general understanding of our branch of business. This leads to a very useful and competent counseling.’

‘Mikala Berg Dueholm has extensive legal knowledge and enthusiasm towards strengthening public procurement processes.’

‘DLA Piper’s procurement team headed by Mikala Berg Dueholm is very capable and able to act fast.’

‘Mikala Dueholm definitely stands out on the market. She is well-prepared, has deep knowledge of the public sector and is an extremely skilled communicator.’

Key clients

Copenhagen Airports A/S


Tusass A/S (Tele Greenland)

JP Politikens Hus A/S





The City of Copenhagen

Region Zealand


Danish Regions (Organisation consisting of the five regions in Denmark)

Deutsche Bahn


Central Denmark Region

The Danish Road Directorate

The National Building Fund

DOT – Din Offentlige Transport

Work highlights

  • Representing Hugo Boss which runs a dual distribution set up, which by the Danish authorities has been labelled a horizontal information and coordination arrangement.
  • Assisted Shell Petroleum NV in its acquisition of Nature Energy Biogas A/S.
  • Advises the Central Denmark Region on all legal aspect regarding the procurement of the purification of the largest soil pollution in Denmark, Høfde 42.

Denmark > Information technology Tier 2

DLA Piper Denmark possesses a wealth of experience in IT and technology-related contracts, particularly tech outsourcing, IT systems procurement, GPP criteria, and public procurement. Data protection, cyber security including NIS2, and new technologies are other core focuses of the team, headed up by Marlene Winther Plas, who has more than 25 years' experience of technology-related law and data protection issues. Head of litigation Jon Lauritzen is the go-to name for contentious matters arising out of the sector.

Practice head(s):

Marlene Winther Plas

Other key lawyers:


‘They have a very good understanding of the information technology domain.’

‘Valuable insights and business knowledge, taking our business challenges into account and delivering dedicated solutions.’

‘Marlene Winther Plas is highly dedicated and always provides efficient, professional and valuable insights. She is a highly accomplished lawyer, who is very solution-oriented and a pleasure to work with.’

Key clients


Landsbyggefonden (the Danish National Housing Fund)

Økonomistyrelsen (section under the Danish Ministry of Finance)

Skanlog A/S


City of Copenhagen

PNO Holding A/S

Userneeds A/S

Trafikselskabet Movia

DCC Energy A/S


Loyalty Key Cardlinked ApS

Kamstrup A/S

Brøndbyernes IF Fodbold A/S


People Test Systems

The Danish Ferry Secretariat

The Harbour of Aarhus

Safty ApS


Work highlights

  • Assisting Landsbyggefonden with the tender for a large and complex IT development project involving the development of a data warehouse, which is managed by the institution, while at the same time developing a financial posting system and a number of APIs for existing systems, which are licensed to (and used by) a number of decentralized units (social housing organizations) that report to the central data warehouse.
  • Assisting FlexDanmark with negotiations with Netcompany and has provided the stakeholders of legal opinion on termination of the contract.
  • Assisted the City of Copenhagen on the procurement of an IT system managing housing of citizens in Copenhagen and suburbs, including the drafting of a large and complex IT contract, that includes support, maintenance and system operation.

Denmark > Real estate and construction

DLA Piper Denmark offers expertise across a broad range of real estate transactions as well as project developments and construction-related matters, including disputes. On the real estate front, the team undertakes complex, high-profile transactions and assists with large-scale portfolios, forward purchase agreements, forward funding, financings and joint ventures. In terms of construction-related mandates, the team advises clients on the full lifecycle of construction and engineering projects. Line Marie Pedersen heads up the department in tandem with Kristian Skovgaard Larsen, who is a key name for litigation and arbitration proceedings in the space. Emilie Møller acts for local and international real estate investors, including institutional investors, on key transactions.

Practice head(s):

Line Marie Pedersen; Kristian Skovgaard Larsen

Other key lawyers:

Emilie Møller; Thomas Albrechtsen; Jakob Nielsen; Thomas Høj Pedersen; Per Soon Larsen; Nikolaj Helsinghoff Andersen; Anne Louise Haack Andersen


‘The DLA Piper team dealing with public housing and adjusting legal areas is highly proficient. Their knowledge within this topic is absolutely in the top in Denmark. They are capable of working with current legislation and co-operate on developing new initiatives. In this respect their connections with the ministerial system is highly valued as well.’

‘They are very solution oriented, combined with a good commercial understanding of what is important to the clients. At the same time, they are very transparent and straightforward in communication, making things smoother and easier to navigate.’

‘Partner Kristian Skovgaard Larsen possesses a brilliant legal mind and is very business savvy. Kristian’s clients benefit from his extensive network within the real estate and construction business, and Kristian is always on top of the newest case law and legislation.’

‘Our main point of contact was Emilie Møller. She is very focused on finding commercial solutions – not just legal ones. This resulted in processes where our clients as well as the opposite side are satisfied with the result.’

‘Partner Emilie Møller is brilliant. Always accessible, flexible and pragmatic. Emilie simply gets the job done.’

‘I’ve worked closest to Emilie Møller who has a high level of professionalism and is one of the most skilled lawyers I’ve met. I’ve referred clients to her because I am confident she will always provide the best possible result and she will give the required attention to the case, where some competitors may be less attentive. Her ability to always be on top of things and always one step ahead of everyone else in the transaction is much appreciated.’

‘DLA Piper is taking the time to know their customers so they can provide the best service. They listen to our needs. They can see through complicated problems and solve them satisfactorily every time and on time. They are proactive and contribute to daily operations.’

‘DLA Piper has provided us with great legal advice on several real estate transactions. There are very knowledgeable within the real estate field and you feel you are in good hands. They are really trying to help you minimise risk and add return.’

Key clients


AXA Real Estate Investment Managers


Oxford Properties

Formuepleje Ejendomme

Kronhusene A/S

Thylander Gruppen


Proark Group

Northern Horizon Capital

Jönsson A/S

CG Jensen A/S

Helaba Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen Girozentrale



Mangiavacchi Pedercini SpA

Adserballe & Knudsen

Jensen Gruppen


SØM Ejendomme

Raundahl & Moesby

Lidl Danmark

Kemp & Lauritzen

Kuben Management


Self Storage Group ASA

Hapimag AG

Windspace /

Port of Kalundborg

Elysium Nordic Aps

Byggeselskabet Mogens de Linde

Milton Huse

DUAS Bolig A/S

Sinding & Co

Stender Enterprise A/S

Work highlights

  • Assisted Milton Huse A/S, one of the largest single-family house and terraced house developers, with the establishment of a new joint venture with Niam.
  • Assisted Raundahl & Moesby A/S with the joint venture, development and investment cooperations with Patrizia and Danish pension fund, PenSam, regarding the development of Aarhus County Hospital into a residential area involving 200 residential units (Stage 1) and 430 residential units (Stage 2), respectively.
  • Assisted Cromwell Property Group with its first acquisitions of logistics properties in Denmark, together with Carlyle.

Denmark > Shipping and transport Tier 2

DLA Piper Denmark leverages its cross-border expertise to advise domestic and international clients in relation to traditional shipping and transport matters, including drafting, negotiation and preparation of shipping agreements and documents, terms of carriage, sale and purchase of vessels and ship finance, among others. Department head Henrik Kleis has over 35 years of experience in the industry and works closely with shipping lines, freight forwarder and Danish ports. Christian Benedictsen-Nislev's expertise extends across contracts of carriage and shipbuilding contracts, as well as financing, commercial contracts, public procurement and corporate transactions within the shipping and transport industry.

Practice head(s):

Henrik Kleis

Other key lawyers:

Christian Benedictsen-Nislev; Per Vestergaard Pedersen; Henrik Frandsen; Martin Juste


‘DLA Piper have very broad capabilities and are able to bring in the right people for the right job.’

‘The team are highly engaged in networking and knowledge-sharing activities in the maritime and transport business.’

‘Christian Benedictsen-Nislev and his team handles litigation in such an efficient manner and with great comfort for the client.’

‘They go the extra mile if needed and really know their stuff.’

‘Always quick and an efficient service.’

‘Christian Benedictsen-Nislev is second to none.’

‘Excellent communication and responsiveness.’

Key clients

The Ferry Secretariat

MSC Denmark A/S / MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.

The Port of Aarhus

IF Skadeforsikring

The Port of Kalundborg

DBB Dredging ApS

Martin Bencher (Scandinavia) A/S

Alba Tankers Aalborg ApS

The Port of Frederikshavn

Work highlights

  • Advised the owners of Martin Bencher (Scandinavia) A/S with the sale of all shares in Martin Bencher (Scandinavia) A/S and its foreign subsidiaries to Maersk Logistics & Services International A/S.
  • Assisting the Ferry Secretariat, on behalf of its 18 member municipalities operating more than 25 small to mid-size Danish ferries, with a public tender project which will fundamentally change the way in which public procurement and construction of ferries will take place over the coming decades. The project involves several innovative elements with respect to standardisation, green energy transition, technical support solutions and PPP, which has received substantial media focus.
  • Advising If Skadesforsikring who are cargo insurers for Vestas Denmark A/S. The matter arises out of a fire onboard the vessel “Kota Bahagia” at the Port of Napier, New Zealand in December 2020, resulting in severe damage to the cargo: various windmill parts to be installed by Vestas as a part of the Turitea II wind farm in New Zealand.

Denmark > Tax Tier 2

DLA Piper Denmark‘s tax department advises on both direct and indirect tax issues, and handles the restructuring of companies, transaction structures, international tax planning, and transfer pricing work. The firm is also recognised for its litigation practice, including its expertise in tax criminal cases. Department head Jakob Schilder-Knudsen is particularly strong regarding the structuring of national and international alternative investments projects and incentive programmes, while Mario Fernandez has a significant track record in indirect tax advice relating to M&A.

Practice head(s):

Jakob Schilder-Knudsen

Other key lawyers:


‘Deep understanding of transaction taxes.’

‘Jakob Schilder-Knudsen is a leading lawyer in Denmark, when it comes to transaction taxes and taxes relating to M&A.’

‘Mario Fernandez is very strong on VAT.’

‘Highly skilled and competent team with a wide range of experts in various fields of our industry. We get access to the knowledge of multiple experts without having to engage and interact with more than one employee at DLA Piper.’

‘Jakob Schilder-Knudsen is the sole reason we stay loyal to DLA Piper. He is without any doubt, the most passionate and involved lawyer we have ever had the pleasure of working with.’

Key clients





Angelo Gordon



Discovery Networks

ALD Automotive

Takeaway (JustEat)

FOM Technologies

Vision Ejendomme

Mermaid Properties

SEB Denmark

Patrizia Multi Managers A/S

Savara Inc. US


Allianz Group

Citi Group

The Bank of Nova Scotia

Polestar Automotive

BlackFin Capital Partners

William Hill

Work highlights

  • Advised GLS Sweden Holdings AB on the tax structuring aspects in connection with an acquisition, including tax structuring, negotiations, signing and closing of the transaction.
  • Advised HY24 on all Danish tax structuring aspects of its €200m joint venture with Everfuel for accelerated development of green hydrogen infrastructure in the Nordics.
  • Assisted Patrizia with all Danish tax aspects related to its DKK390m acquisition of Ringsted Outlet Center in Ringsted, Denmark, including tax and VAT due diligence, tax structuring, cash flow analysis and SPA negotiations.

Denmark > Capital markets Tier 3

DLA Piper Denmark frequently acts on the full suite of both equity and debt capital markets transactions, from takeovers and public M&A to bond issuances and secondary offerings. Practice group leader Nicholas Lerche-Gredal is an experienced M&A and private equity practitioner.

Practice head(s):

Nicholas Lerche-Gredal

Key clients


Merlin Entertainments (Legoland A/S)

Elfelagið SEV

Re-Match Holding A/S

Jyske Realkredit

Santander Corporate & Investment Banking

Nordea Bank

PFA Asset Management

Bank of New York Mellon

Scale Capital Funds ll K/S

Real Danmark

P+ and TDC Pensionskasse

Pension Danmark

Danske Bank

Nutreco International B.V.



Brøndby I.F. Fodbold

SunAct Pharma AB

Work highlights

  • Advised Brøndbyernes I.F. Fodbold A/S in connection with a transaction consisting of a conditional voluntary public offer from Global Football Holdings, L.P., and issuance of convertible debt in an aggregate of €30m.
  • Advised BactiQuant in connection with all legal aspects of a directed issue of shares.
  • Acted for Motion Acquisition Limited (Merlin Entertainments) and its affiliates, including Danish subsidiary Legoland ApS, in respect of Danish law matters in connection with the offering of €700m (in aggregate principal amount) senior secured notes due 2030 issued by the affiliated Luxembourg company Motion Finco S.à r.l.

Denmark > Employment Tier 3

DLA Piper Denmark’s expertise extends across employment aspects of M&A and transactional work, including cross-border transactions, alongside outsourcing, incentive schemes, data protection, union issues and collective agreements, among others. Contentious employment matters and dispute resolution is another key focus of the team comprised of ‘experts within the field’. Nina Wedsted heads up the department represents Danish and international clients in cases concerning incentives, share-option plans, dismissals and restrictive covenants, among others.

Practice head(s):

Nina Wedsted

Other key lawyers:

Michael Klejs Pedersen


‘High availability, flexibility and experts within the field.’

‘Michael Klejs Pedersen knows his clients and their needs.’

‘Reliable and fast replies. Fulfils tasks within the deadlines.’

‘Nina Wedsted replies fast with high quality. She gives valuable advice also from a business perspective.’

Key clients


Kongens Sløjd ApS

Sonoco Products Company

Arkitekternes A-kasse

Dansk Sygeplejeråd

AP Pension f.m.b.a.

itm8 Holding A/S (formerly IT Relation)

Polaris Equity

ABN AMRO Sustainable Impact Fund PE B.V.

Re-Match Group (Denmark)

The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (US)

Abbott Laboratories (US)

NEC Corporation (Japan)

Nordic Eye Private Equity (Denmark)

Rekom Group (Denmark)

Broad Horizon B.V. (The Netherlands)

Work highlights

  • Assisting ARKEN museum of modern art in all legal questions including in employment matters, including a dispute between the museum management and an anonymous group of employees.
  • Provided assistance to AP Pension in legal matters related to non-discrimination issues in insurance policies applicable on the labour market, particularly in regard to non-discrimination of pregnant insurance takers.
  • Representing Arkitekternes Pensionskasse in a principal case at the Equal Treatment Board where a board member candidate claimed age discrimination after she was rejected as a candidate.

Denmark > Intellectual property Tier 3

DLA Piper Denmark’s IP team provides clients with a full range of advice on IP matters, including distribution issues, patent licensing and franchising agreements. Annemette Ellermann Holmbom heads the practice; assisting clients on trade mark, designs and project infringement as well as in IP litigation. Anette Moll Berg , promoted to partner in January 2023, is adept in a full range of IP rights including trade marks, marketing law and distribution law while Lykke Honoré and Niels Ankerstjerne Sloth represent clients in complex patent infringement and invalidity proceedings and other IP-related litigation.

Practice head(s):

Annemette Ellermann Holmbom

Other key lawyers:


‘A strategic and hands-on team.’

‘Niels Ankerstjerne Sloth has significant commercial understanding.’

‘Lykke Honoré has deep insight and a pragmatic approach.’

‘Lykke Honoré’s strategic and result-oriented approach ensures that disputes are steered towards the solution that meets the client’s objectives and expectations, while averting unnecessary litigation. She has a stand-out approachable personality and a strong analytical mindset which collectively makes her unique in her field.’

‘The team is always available and offers swift action. Their recommendations in a matter is always very clear and understandable.’

‘High level of trust and engagement.’

‘Sound commercial and legal advice on trademark matters.’

‘Anette Moll Berg has a sound understanding of the commercial and technical aspects of trademarks.’

Key clients

e-Boks A/S

Louis Poulsen A/S

Australian Bodycare ApS


Dansk Industri Byg

Normann Copenhagen ApS

Hans J Wegners Tegnestue

Libertine-Libertine ApS

Hottinger Brüel & Kjær A/S

Foss Analytical A/S and the entire FOSS Group

Reform Group A/S


PFA Pension forsikringsselskab

Phase One A/S

Capture One A/S

Sonion A/S

Sisters Point A/S

Fleye ApS

Twoday A/S

Profile Pictures ApS

Konges Sløjd A/S

Pernille Corydon Jewellery

Westpack A/S

Incondia AB

Funnivation A/S

Statens Serum Institut

Work highlights

  • Assisted TandlægeTryghed, an organization dealing among other services with insurances to the dentist industry, in a matter of misleading marketing and price comparison against a competing organization.
  • Assists the well-known Danish burger restaurant JAGGER Fast Food, i.e. Jagger Junk ApS in a number of cases defending their trademark “JAGGER fast food” against Musidor, a Dutch music publisher, who owns trademark registrations of MICK JAGGER in the EU region.
  • Assists the Danish organization Human Library with enforcement of its trademark and exclusive concept within the educational and social sector in a number of countries including Holland, Poland, India and South Africa

Denmark > Telecoms Tier 3

DLA Piper Denmark‘s telecoms team has extensive experience within the telecoms industry and provides advice to major players in the Danish market, as well as assisting global companies in the telecoms, satellite and navigation system sectors. Practice co-head Sebastian Ingversen primarily advises telecoms clients on M&A and corporate matters, while fellow co-head Per Vestergaard Pedersen focuses on issues relating to telecoms and communications satellites, acting for a client base of national and international enterprises and public authorities.

Practice head(s):

Sebastian Ingversen; Per Vestergaard Pedersen

Key clients

TDC Group (Nuuday and TDC Net)


Tusass A/S (Tele Greenland A/S)

Work highlights

  • Assisting Tusass (the Greenlandic incumbent) in a case regarding damages in connection with alleged refusal to supply, in which a competitor to Tusass has claimed that Tusass refused to supply a specific wholesale product, which led to the competitor losing customers.
  • Assisting the TDC Group with ongoing matters spanning company law, competition law, regulatory compliance, real estate and procurement law.
  • Acting for Tusass in a case regarding damages in connection with a vessel damaging a sub marine cable owned by Tusass.

Greenland > Foreign firms Tier 2

Global co-chairs: Roger Meltzer and Jon Hayes
Co-chief executive officers: Simon Levine and Cameron Jay Rains
Number of partners: 1,500
Number of lawyers: 5,000
Languages: The firm speaks over 60 languages
Offices: Lawyers located in more than 60 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.

Please see https://www.dlapiper.com for further information about the firm.

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Thomas Albrechtsen  photo Mr Thomas Albrechtsen Thomas Albrechtsen specialises in real estate transactions and real estate M&A. Thomas…
Per Astrup Madsen photo Mr Per Astrup Madsen Per Astrup Madsen is a certified insolvency lawyer and specialises in advice…
Christian Benedictsen-Nislev photo Mr Christian Benedictsen-Nislev Christian Benedictsen-Nislev is an experienced shipping and transport lawyer. Christian advises Danish and…
Mikala Berg Dueholm photo Ms Mikala Berg Dueholm Mikala Berg Dueholm advises on all aspects of public procurement, public contracts…
Camilla Bjørslev Paulsen photo Mrs Camilla Bjørslev Paulsen Camilla Bjørslev Paulsen specialises in procurement law and advises in the interfaces…
Ida  Bryld photo Mrs Ida Bryld Ida Bryld specialises in M&A, providing advice throughout all phases of a…
Artur Bugsgang photo Mr Artur Bugsgang Artur Bugsgang specialises in tax law and has thorough knowledge of personal…
Per Buttenschøn photo Mr Per Buttenschøn Per Buttenschøn is an established attorney in the area of insolvency law…
Jacob Sparre Christiansen photo Mr Jacob Sparre Christiansen Jacob Christiansen has vast experience in the legal affairs of the energy…
Andreas Egeblad Arendt photo Mr Andreas Egeblad Arendt Andreas Egeblad Arendt deals with commercial and company law with a particular…
Mario Fernandez photo Mr Mario Fernandez Mario Fernandez is an experienced VAT specialist, who has for more than…
Jørgen Flodgaard photo Mr Jørgen Flodgaard Jørgen Flodgaard deals with commercial law focusing, especially with the establishment of…
Henrik Frandsen photo Mr Henrik Frandsen Henrik Frandsen is partner in DLA Piper Denmark Law Firm. Henrik has many…
Christian Bredtoft Guldmann photo Mr Christian Bredtoft Guldmann Christian Bredtoft Guldmann is an experienced infrastructure, energy and M&A lawyer. Christian…
Anne Louise Haack Andersen photo Mrs Anne Louise Haack Andersen Anne Louise Haack Andersen specialises in social housing/subsidised housing and project development…
Rune Hamborg photo Mr Rune Hamborg Rune Hamborg provides advice on all aspects of Danish and EU competition…
Trine Hasselbalch photo Ms Trine Hasselbalch Trine Hasselbalch is a partner in DLA Piper Denmark’s Finance, Projects &…
Peter  Hedergaard Knudsen photo Mr Peter Hedergaard Knudsen Peter Hedegaard Knudsen provides advice on aspects of banking law and insolvency…
Nikolaj  Helsinghoff Andersen photo Mr Nikolaj Helsinghoff Andersen Nikolaj Helsinghoff Andersen specialises in construction law and project development of real…
Martin  Hjørlund Nielsen photo Mr Martin Hjørlund Nielsen Martin H. Nielsen deals especially with data protection, cyber security, operational compliance,…
Thomas Høj Pedersen photo Mr Thomas Høj Pedersen Thomas Høj Pedersen has vast experience of construction and consultancy law and…
Anders  Hosbond Nielsen photo Mr Anders Hosbond Nielsen Anders Nielsen advises primarily IT and technology-driven enterprises on commercial-law issues. Anders has…
Sebastian Ingversen photo Mr Sebastian Ingversen Since 1997, Sebastian Ingversen has been involved in business transactions, representing major…
Martin  Juste photo Mr Martin Juste Martin Juste primarily advises clients regarding transactions in the offshore wind and…
Henrik Kleis photo Mr Henrik Kleis Henrik Kleis provides advice and assistance to enterprises and public authorities, particularly within…
Michael Klöcker photo Mr Michael Klöcker Michael Klöcker is head of DLA Piper Denmark’s competition law team and…
Christian  Kragelund  photo Mr Christian Kragelund
Martin Christian Kruhl photo Mr Martin Christian Kruhl Martin Christian Kruhl deals primarily with financial regulation, compliance, M&A and company…
Joachim Kundert Jensen photo Mr Joachim Kundert Jensen Joachim Kundert Jensen deals primarily with issues of finance law, including in…
Per Soon  Larsen photo Mr Per Soon Larsen Per Soon Larsen specialises in the sale or purchase of real estate…
Jon Lauritzen photo Mr Jon Lauritzen Jon Lauritzen has acted as advisor to persons called to testify before…
Nicholas Lerche-Gredal photo Mr Nicholas Lerche-Gredal Nicholas Lerche-Gredal is a partner in the Corporate M&A group and is…
Georg Lett photo Mr Georg Lett Georg Lett deals especially with litigation and arbitration as well as liability,…
Henrik Lund-Koefoed photo Mr Henrik Lund-Koefoed Henrik Lund-Koefoed specialises in insolvency law focusing on issues relating to charges,…
Hans Madsen photo Mr Hans Madsen Hans Madsen deals primarily with commercial contracts – including negotiation, drafting and…
Anette Moll Berg photo Ms Anette Moll Berg Anette Moll Berg advises especially on intellectual property rights, focusing on trademarks…
Emilie Møller photo Ms Emilie Møller Emilie Møller is engaged in the sale and purchase of real estate…
Lasse  Møller photo Mr Lasse Møller Lasse Møller is highly skilled in energy and utility law as well…
Jakob Nielsen photo Mr Jakob Nielsen Jakob Nielsen has vast experience in various areas of real property, focusing on project…
Line Marie Pedersen photo Ms Line Marie Pedersen Since 2000, Line Marie Pedersen‘s main practice area has been environmental law.…
Michael Klejs Pedersen photo Mr Michael Klejs Pedersen Michael Klejs Pedersen specialises in employment and labour law. Michael has a…
Karsten Pedersen photo Mr Karsten Pedersen Karsten Pedersen is primarily engaged with M&A and advises a large number…
Jens Krogh Petersen photo Mr Jens Krogh Petersen Jens Krogh Petersen is Head of DLA Piper Denmark’s Corporate M&A Practice…
Marlene Winther Plas photo Ms Marlene Winther Plas Marlene Winther Plas specialises in IT law and data protection and has…
Peter  Rønnow photo Mr Peter Rønnow Peter Rønnow provides general advice to business enterprises, focusing on Danish and…
Nicolai Rothemejer Hansen photo Mr Nicolai Rothemejer Hansen Nicolai Rothemejer Hansen advises especially on cross-border acquisition finance in connection with…
Peter Schäfer photo Mr Peter Schäfer Peter Schäfer advises at the interface between law and business and has…
Jakob Schilder-Knudsen photo Mr Jakob Schilder-Knudsen Jakob Schilder-Knudsen heads DLA Piper Denmark’s Tax practice group, which advises a…
Sara Schjørring photo Mrs Sara Schjørring Sara Schjørring deals especially with national and international mergers and acquisitions (M&A)…
Alexander  Severance  photo Mr Alexander Severance Alexander Severance’s energy and renewables practice has a special focus on fixed…
Henrik Sjørslev photo Mr Henrik Sjørslev Henrik Sjørslev specialises in insolvency law and restructuring. Henrik has long-standing hands-on…
Kristian Skovgaard Larsen photo Mr Kristian Skovgaard Larsen Kristian Skovgaard Larsen specialises in construction law. Kristian has a right of…
Niels Ankerstjerne  Sloth photo Mr Niels Ankerstjerne Sloth Niels Ankerstjerne Sloth deals with general commercial and company law, including particularly…
Pernille Sølling photo Ms Pernille Sølling Pernille Sølling has vast experience in a number of practice areas and…
John Emil L. Svenson photo Mr John Emil L. Svenson John Emil Lyngfeldt Svenson is partner in DLA Piper’s M&A group and he…
Anders Julius Tengvad photo Mr Anders Julius Tengvad Anders Julius Tengvad provides general commercial advice focusing on particularly litigation and…
Jacob  Thomsen photo Mr Jacob Thomsen Jacob Thomsen specialises in insurance law, the law of damages, procedural law…
Kristian  Tokkesdal photo Mr Kristian Tokkesdal Kristian Tokkesdal specialises in M&A and provides advice to a large number…
Per Vestergaard Pedersen photo Mr Per Vestergaard Pedersen Per Vestergaard Pedersen is partner in DLA Piper Denmark Law Firm. Per provides…
Michael Vinther photo Mr Michael Vinther Michael Vinther focuses on M&A and Corporate & Commercial. Michael has more…
Nina Wedsted photo Ms Nina Wedsted Nina Wedsted focuses on employment and labour law. Nina provides advice as…


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