About Henning Hansen

Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 1988
Admission to practice law 1983
Master of Laws 1980
Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Finance) 1975


Henning Hansen advises on securities law and capital market issues, as well as business transfers and mergers within, among others, the financial sector and has assisted national and international companies with several important transactions.

He has extensive experience in banking and finance law issues, including insolvency law and the restructuring of businesses in distress.

Henning also renders general advice to clients on business and company law matters, as well as fund law issues.

Personal ratings


IFLR 1000 Rating 2011
- Banking and Finance

… a team led by partner Henning Hansen acted for Finans Danmark (Société Générale) in an €80 million deal to acquire CNH Financial Services in June 2010.

IFLR 1000, Banking and Finance

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2013
- Banking and Finance

Steen Jensen handles regulatory matters and Thomas Thordal Sevelsted advises on aviation finance and debt restructuring. Erik Malberg and Henning Hansen are also recommended, Eric Korre Horten and Eivind Einersen joined from Philip Law Firm.

Legal 500, Banking and Finance

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal 500 Rating 2013
- Insolvency

Troels Tuxen heads Bech-Bruun’s ten-partner group, which added Erik Malberg, Bjørn Wittrup and Henning Hansen through the merger with Philip Law Firm. In addition to handling bankruptcy proceedings for Århus Værft, the team is involved in major corporate restructurings for The Containership Company, DGI Sports, and Culture Center and Emmerys.

Legal 500, Insolvency


  • Comparative Legal Guide to Securitisation 2011 – Denmark
    Global Legal Group, 2011, Article
  • Danish contribution to "International Banking and Regulation"
    Oceana Publications Inc. USA, 2011, Book
  • Danish contribution to "Telecommunication Laws in Europe"
    6. Edition, Baker & McKenzie, Bloomsbury Professional, 2013, Book
  • "European Communities Notification of Distribution Agreements" in "International Business Transaction, Standard Forms and Documents"
    Kluwer Law International, 2011, Book
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