Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen continues to employ the most experienced Danish M&A Lawyers!

Date 4 feb. 2019
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Mergermarket has released its 2018 Individuals League Tables ranking the most active Nordic M&A lawyers, including an interview with our chairman Dan Moalem, see the attached.

Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen’s chairman Dan Moalem is the most active Nordic M&A lawyer in 2018 having advised on 28 M&A deals with a combined deal value of EUR 8,599m. Dan Moalem is no stranger to the Individuals League Tables pinnacle. He maintains a solid no. 1 position in Denmark and in the entire Nordic region, whether it is looking back 3 years or 5 years. In 2018 Dan advised on large corporate transactions, public takeovers and a substantial number of private equity deals. See the attached Mergermarket interview with Dan Moalem.

Another impressive five of our partners secure a spot in the top 10, namely partners Pernille Nørkær, Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld, Bjørn Krog Andersen, Henning Aasmul-Olsen, and Thomas Weitemeyer.

Partner Pernille Nørkær who leads our merger control team secures a top 5 spot in the Individuals League Table, having advised on more than 20 deals in 2018.

Private equity and corporate partner Bjørn Krog Andersen advised on 14 Danish deals, the same number as financing partner Lennart Meyer Østenfjeld.


Capital Markets and corporate partner Henning Aasmul-Olsen advised on 12 deals with an impressive combined deal value of EUR 9,038m.

The firm’s managing partner Thomas Weitemeyer, who leads our distressed M&A team, advised on 9 deals securing him a shared spot in the top 10 on the Individual League Table 2018 in Denmark.

League Table 2018 Denmark Individual Partners



League Table 2018 Nordics Individual Partners




Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen’s associates are also ranked amongst the most active and experienced Danish M&A associates. Seven of our associates are ranked in the top 15, including Poul Guo taking the number one spot having advised on 19 deals.    

League Table 2018 Denmark Individual Associates




As a firm, Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen continues to be a top ranked Danish M&A law firm, both in terms of deal count and deal value. Managing partner Thomas Weitemeyer adds: “We focus on bringing the most experienced lawyers in Denmark before our client. Mergermarket’s Individual League Table is a good testament to the fact that we are the home to many of Denmark’s most experienced lawyers. Securing this position continues to be a priority of ours”.


League Table 2018 Denmark Houses ranked by deal value 



Mergermarket Interview with Dan Moalem (please see the attached PDF file for better viewing)