Managing partner: Martin André Dittmer
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Number of lawyers: 290
Languages: Danish, English, German
Gorrissen Federspiel is one of the largest full-service law firms in Denmark. Founded in 1869, the firm has 290 lawyers, including 50 partners, providing expert coverage across all areas of commercial and business law.
We represent some of the largest Danish and foreign business undertakings and financial institutions. Over the years, we have assisted our clients in many of the largest and most challenging M&A transactions in Denmark, and in recent years we have litigated some of the most highest profile court cases.
The world’s Danish law firm
Our international outlook is part of our DNA, founded on many years of working alongside the world’s leading law firms and other professional advisers and developing a common approach to supporting international clients with their international requirements. We are proud to represent not only some of the largest and highest profile Danish companies, but also many international organisations that have established themselves in Denmark.
A clear vision
As a law firm, we strive to be in a league of our own as the best law firm in Denmark with the most satisfied clients, and the most competent employees. To obtain our vision, we must attract, educate and maintain the most talented and dedicated legal advisors in our industry, and we do this by offering the best place to work, and by having a company culture that builds on prudence, decency and punctuality – what we in Danish call “ordentlighed”.
Our market position is the result of constant thoroughness and uncompromising quality of our work, which means that our services are customised to fit the specific situation and needs of our clients. Our experts possess value-adding insight into the relevant business sectors and provide advice based on the client’s business and strategic goals.
Mergers & acquisitions
Anders Ørjan Jensen
Banking and finance
Michael Steen Jensen
Rikke Schiøtt Petersen
Restructuring and insolvency
John Sommer Schmidt
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