Our client base extends from start-up entrepreneurial companies to international listed groups of companies. Thus, we have broad expertise within all development stages of companies from start to finish, including formation, possible expansions, and up to a possible dissolution.
Our team of corporate law experts advises on all types of corporate law issues. We have extensive experience and expertise in everything from large projects to daily business.
Much of our experience is due to long-term cooperation with our clients. In order to provide the best possible advice, we make ourselves acquainted with both your company and the business sector. Therefore, we guarantee that you will receive advice tailor-made to suit the requirements of the company and the corporate challenges that characterize your line of business.
NJORD’s lawyers offer legal advice in all phases a company can go through, including:
NJORD’s counselling is characterized by our open-door policy. We communicate and cooperate cross-functionally among all NJORD’s departments, which means that we can quickly and efficiently solve any interdisciplinary issues that may arise. In connection with corporate law issues, we also assist our clients with employment, tax and personal data problems and issues.
NJORD Law Firm has a track record in domestic and cross-border M&A and has seen a recent uptick in private equity and venture capital investment work. Spearheaded by Jens Christian Dreyer, the group also receives equity fundraising, corporate restructuring and shareholder instructions; it has particular experience in drafting shareholder agreements for its cross-sector client roster.
Great and competent team. They prioritise getting to know the client in order to get a full understanding of the company needs and provide the best legal advice. NJORD had advised us on different legal aspects of our business, always with great professionalism and competence in a way that fully met our needs.
NJORD Law Firm provides ‘a high level of expertise’ paired with ‘valuable advice’ and ‘excellent and professional service level’. Lars Lokdam and René Lykke Wethelund are key contacts for M&A work; Lokdam advised Philips on its sale of Philips BioCell through a management buy-out, and Wethelund assisted Enghouse Systems with its purchase of shares in SimaTech. Jens Christian Dreyer leads the team and is ‘very reliable’ and accessible 24/7’
With six offices spanning the Nordic region, NJORD Law Firm serves a roster of domestic and international clients, with its recent area of focus being private equity and venture capital investments. Practice head René Lykke Wethelund uses his ‘sharp mind‘ to represent international stakeholders in foreign liaison matters. ‘Outstanding M&A lawyer‘ Jens Christian Dreyer advises investors and growth businesses on real estate M&A, capital raisings and the negotiation of the related agreements.
NJORD Law Firm is home to a varied practice which regularly represents large brand names, such as Coca-Cola, Louis Vuitton and L’Oréal. Thomas Ryhl and Jeppe Brogaard Clausen jointly head up the practice from Copenhagen, alongside Tom Jensen, who leads the team from Silkeborg. Rhyl has over 27 years’ experience and specialist knowledge in litigating cases concerning competition, procurement, and pharmaceuticals law, while Clausen often represents brand owners in cases concerning counterfeits and passing off issues. Ulla Fabricius often appears before the Maritime and Commercial High Court and the Supreme Court and is an expert in transport and shipping matters. Robert Mikelsons has ample experience in international tax, VAT and indirect tax litigation, and Rasmus Paus Torp joined the team from Bech-Bruun in 2021 and specialises in insurance, product and professional liability litigation.