About Anne Buhl Bjelke

Education
Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 2011
Admission to practice law 2004
Master of Laws 2001

Language
English

Anne Buhl Bjelke advises Danish and foreign insurance companies on insurance distribution and insurance business activities. Her advice encompasses corporate and regulatory insurance law as well as insurance litigation, both general and life insurance.

Anne has thorough knowledge of financial sector regulation, including good practice rules and disclosure obligations, and furthermore, she is an experienced litigator.

Anne was nominated as one of 100 young talents in the Danish business sector in Berlingske Nyhedsmagasin's "Talent 100" 2010, and she has international experience from Blank Rome LLP in New York. Furthermore, Anne is a member of the Danish Appeals Permission Board.

Personal ratings

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2015
- Dispute resolution

(...), while Anne Buhl Bjelke and Jes Anker Mikkelsen are representing accountants in two professional indemnity lawsuits.

Legal500, Dispute resolution

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2017
- Insurance

Having ‘a strong knowledge of the insurance industry’, Bech-Bruun covers all non-contentious insurance and reinsurance matters, as well as litigation and mediation. ‘Preferred partnerAnne Buhl Bjelke and Jes Anker Mikkelsen have been representing the accountants in two professional indemnity lawsuits regarding the collapse of Eik Banki.

Legal500, Insurance

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2017
- Shipping

Anne Buhl Bjelke focuses on disputes and mediation related to insurance law aspects of shipping and has frequently represented clients involved in credit insurance cases linked to the collapse of OW Bunker in recent times. She also advises on general maritime and transport law matters.

Chambers and Partners Europe, Shipping

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2017
- Shipping and Transport

Clients rate Bech-Bruun as one of the ‘absolute leaders’ in the industry.
The ‘experiencedJes Anker Mikkelsen heads the team, which includes the ‘very brightAnne Buhl Bjelke.

Legal 500, Shipping and transport

Engagements

  • Member of Procesbevillingsnævnet
  • External Examiner, The Danish Bar and Law Society's Trial Test (retssagsprøven)
  • Member, International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)
  • Member, Commitee Maritime Internationale (CMI)
  • Member, The Danish Association of Insurance Law
  • Member, The Insurance Association (Forsikringsforeningen)

Publications:

  • Insurance Transfers in Europe – Chapter on Denmark
    Clyde & Co LLP, 2012, Article
  • Privilege in Insurance Disputes: "Shielding Privileged Information in the Midst of a Sword Fight" - Chapter on Denmark
    International Bar Association, 2011, Article
  • The Litigation Process in Denmark
    Terralex (EMEA Litigation Practice Group), 2010, Article
  • Insurance Portfolio Transfers: "Move on and Let go" – Chapter on Denmark
    International Bar Association, 2010, Article
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