Bech-Bruun

Denmark

Address:
Langelinie Allé 35
2100 Copenhagen
Denmark

+45 7227 0000

+45 7227 0027


Key contacts:

Managing Partner: Simon Evers Kalsmose-Hjelmborg
Contact this lawyer

Quick facts:

Partners: 71
other fee earners: 218
Network memberships: WLG, TerraLex, AIJA
Languages: Chinese, English, French, German, Spanish, Scandinavian languages
Other offices: Aarhus, Denmark and Shanghai, P.R. China


Bech-Bruun is among the leading full-service law firms in Denmark and one of the largest within the Nordic region. From our offices in Copenhagen, Aarhus and Shanghai we advise on all aspects of corporate and commercial law providing tailored, interdisciplinary and value-adding solutions based on in-depth industry knowledge.

Our clients are Danish and international leading companies, organisations and public authorities. We have profound knowledge and experience of international market operations obtained via our co-operation with law firms and clients based all over the world.

"Bech-Bruun are very professional. They are always doing a solid, thorough job, reverting quickly back to us."

"Excellent. They are solution-oriented and pragmatic."

"[The capital markets practice is] very competent and always in-touch full service provider."

  • Asset finance
  • Banking
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Derivatives
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Capital markets: High yield
  • Covered bonds
  • Financial restructuring
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Hedge funds
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity/funds
  • Project development
  • Project finance
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Securitisation
  • Structured finance/securitisation
  • Trade finance

M&A:
Steen Rode 
rode@bechbruun.com

Banking and finance:
Morten Krogsgaard
mok@bechbruun.com

Capital markets:
Steen Jensen
sj@bechbruun.com

Restructuring and insolvency:
Carsten Ceutz
cac@bechbruun.com

Energy:
Per Hemmer
phe@bechbruun.com

Recent transactional highlights:

  • Bech-Bruun Oil & Gas Team has assisted Total in its acquisition of Maersk Oil;
  • In one of the largest public-to-private deals in Denmark, we advised "OTPP" on its divestment of a non-controlling major indirect shareholding in Copenhagen Airports to ATP.
  • Advising Advent International on the acquisition of Færch Plast Group A/S (revenue of DKK 2 billion);
  • Advising the lenders on the financing of the public-to-private offer on Nets;
  • Advising Strawberry Fields on risk management should some of the parties unexpectedly face financial distress in a DKK 800 m acquisition.