About Anne Buhl Bjelke

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


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 2018
- Insurance

Jes Anker Mikkelsen and Anne Buhl Bjelke, who is ‘always ready to provide the best answer’, represent two accountants in two indemnity lawsuits connected to the collapse of Eik Bank.

Legal500, Insurance

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2018
- Shipping

As an insurance specialist, Anne Buhl Bjelke focuses on disputes and mediation related to insurance law aspects of shipping. She has frequently represented clients involved in insurance cases linked to the OW Bunker Group collapse, as well as liability disputes, regulatory issues and 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


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


  • 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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