Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld

Partner

E-Maillmo@mwblaw.dk
Phone+45 33 77 90 16
Mobile+45 30 37 96 16
Born7 June 1980 in Gentofte
LanguagesDanish and English
Primary qualifications

Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld is head of our Banking & Finance team and engages in M&A, acquisition financing, company law and securities law.

 

Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld's recent key transactions include:

 

Represented Apax owned AEB in connection with the acquisition of Danmil

 

Represented DSV in connection with an EU Listing Prospectus on Nasdaq Copenhagen regarding the acquisition of Panalpina Welttransport (listed on SIX Swiss Exchange)

 

Represented Centerbridge Partners-owned APCOA Parking in the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Onepark

 

Represented DSV in connection with the acquisition of Panalpina Welttransport (listed on SIX Swiss Exchange)

 

Represented Waterland Private Equity and its portfolio company Within Reach Holding in connection with the acquisition of ipnordic A/S

 

Represented Waterland Private Equity Investments in connection with the acquisition of ICO Concerts, ICO Touring & Management, Blixten & Co, Maloney Concerts, Atomic Soul Booking and Friction

 

Represented Polaris Private Equity in connection with the acquisition of Falck Safety Services Holding A/S and Falck B.V.

 

Represented Tryghedsfonden in connection with Tryg's acquisition of Alka (Insurance) and Tryg's private placement of 10% of shares outstanding in a fully underwritten Equity placing

 

Represented Bain Capital Private Equity (Europe) LLP and Advent International Corporation in connection with the voluntary public takeover offer of NETS

 

Represented the owners of Avenida in connection with the sale to Main Capital Partners

 

Represented INEOS Upstream Limited in the acquisition of DONG E&P

 

Represented Credo Partners in the sale of LabFlex

 

Represented EQT in the acquisition of GlobalConnect

 

Represented selling shareholders of Autobutler with the sale of Autobutler to Automobiles Peugeot SA.

 

Represented GN in connection with the sale of GN Otometrics to Natus Medical Inc.

 

Represented National Silicon Industry Group in connection with the private offer and subsequent public takeover bid for NASDAQ Copenhagen listed Topsil 

 

Represented Polaris Private Equity in connection with the acquisition of Configit


Represented Pilen Holding in connection with the acquisition of CIDAN Machinery

 

Represented Føljeton in connection with an investor group's private placement in Føljeton

 

Represented DSV in connection with its DKK 5bn accelerated bookbuilding

 

Represented Intel Capital in its investment into WriteReader

 

Represented DSV in connection with the proposed merger with NASDAQ (New York) listed UTi Worldwide, Inc.

 

Represented 3i Infrastructure and AMP Capital in connection with the acquisition of Esvagt

 

Represented Polaris Private Equity in connection with the public takeover bid for NASDAQ Copenhagen listed Mols-Linien


Represented JAB Forest B.V. in the acquisition of Baresso

 

Represented FMC Corporation in connection with the acquisition of Cheminova

 

Represented Cisco Systems in connection with the acquisition of DocumentReady

 

Represented Autobutler in connection with the private placement by Index Ventures, Creandum and Dawn Capital

 

Represented Accel-KKR in connection with the acquisition of HighJump Software Denmark

 

Represented Cobham in connection with the takeover of NASDAQ OMX listed Thrane & Thrane

 

Represented Weber-Stephen Products in connection with its divestment of assets to BDT Capital Partners

 

Represented Brørup Sparekasse in connection with its divestment to Saxo Bank

 

Represented Kuben in connection with its divestment of parts of the group to various buyers

 

Represented Telediffusion de France in connection with the acquisition of the Qbrick group

 

Represented Secunia in connection with Dansk Kapitalanlæg’s investment in the company

 

Represented 7-Technologies in connection with its divestment to Schneider Electric

 

 

 Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld's LinkedIn Profile

 

International Recognitions

Legal500 2016 (Banking & Finance, Capital Markets and M&A)

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Overview
2015 Partner at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen Advokatpartnerselskab 
2015 Foreign Attorney, Shearman & Sterling LLP, London
2014 MBA, London Business School
2009-2012

Volunteer at Copenhagen Legal Aid 

2009        Senior Associate at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen Advokatpartnerselskab 

2009   

Attorney at Bech-Bruun Law Firm

2006      Junior Associate at Bech-Bruun Law Firm
2006 Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen
Other activities

In 2015 Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld was named one of the top 100 new Danish talents by leading Danish business magazine Berlingske Business Magasin in the annual release of their "Talent 100".

 

Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld has been teaching the course corporate law and capital markets at the University of Copenhagen since 2014.

 

Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld is a member of International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA), American Bar Association (ABA) and Danish Association for Entertainment- and Media Law (FEMR).

 

Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld is the joint author of the following publications:

 

Articles:

 

Moalem, D., Nielsen, M.V.W. & Østenfjeld, L.M. (2014), Tender Offers - new practice and new regulation, Nordisk Tidsskrift for Selskabsret no. 4/2014, pp. 1-12 (in Danish)

 

Moalem, D. & Østenfjeld, L. M., (2011), Danish Disclosure Obligations Potentially Broader Than Other European Countries in M&A Context, XBMA Forum, Danish Update, 20 December 2011

 

Østenfjeld, L.M. & Pedersen, A.K.D. (2011), New Danish Rule on Leaks and the Duty to Disclose under Danish Securities Law, Nordisk Tidsskrift for Selskabsret 1/2011, p. 84-92