Gorrissen Federspiel


Axeltorv 2
1609 Copenhagen V

+45 3341 4141

+45 3341 4133

Quick facts:

Number of partners: 50
Number of other fee earners: 260
Languages: Scandinavian, English, German, French, Spanish

Managing Partner
Martin André Dittmer

Chairman of the board
Peter Appel

Meet the team.

For many years, Gorrissen Federspiel has been positioned as one of the leading corporate law firms in Denmark with strong and long standing international relations. This position is a result of consistent dedication to quality and understanding of our clients' needs. Our aim is to provide advice at the highest professional and ethical level, tailored to the client's individual situation and requirements. Our international experience has taught us that excellence is universally accepted as the key to becoming a trusted adviser.

Our philosophy is that great work attracts great clients and we are proud that our clients include many of the most prestigious and respected companies and organisations in Denmark and abroad. We have acted on behalf of our clients in many of Denmark’s largest and most complex transactions. Furthermore, our partners have litigated in some of the most high profile and complex lawsuits in recent years. We deliver outstanding solutions for high-end companies. Our clients demand quality - and so do we.

"They were always quick to reply, giving excellent advice."

"They do excellent work on large restructuring cases, excellent work in relation to structuring, negotiation and closing of the restructuring (really excellent with great attention to detail)."

"We have a very high regard of Gorrissen Federspiel in general. They are super-accessible, knowledgeable and pleasant to work with."

Mergers & Acquisitions:
Niels Heering

Banking and finance
Michael Steen Jensen

Capital markets
Rikke Schiøtt Petersen

Restructuring and insolvency
John Sommer Schmidt

Recent transactional highlights:

  • Advised Finansiel Stabilitet on its sale of a DKK7.5 billion portfolio of loans from distressed banks;
  • Assisted Nordea Bank, as agent to a consortium of banks, with the acquisition financing for the purchase of Kompan;
  • Assisted Auriga Industries with its DKK10.5 billion disposal of Cheminova to FMC Corporation.

Recent Highlight deals include:

Silkeborgvej 2
8000  Aarhus C

T: +45 8620 7500
F: +45 8620 7599
E: contact@gorrissenfederspiel.com
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