EducationDiploma EC Competition Law 1998Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 1989Admission to practice law 1984Master of Laws 1981
IFLR1000 Rating 2011- Mergers and acquisitions
One of the most important saw head of department Jesper Rothe advising Informationsteknik Holding, the seller, on its acquisition by American company Shure. Another, partner Steen Rode acted for Rambøll, the largest consulting firm in the Scandinavian region, as it purchased the engineering division of Dong Energy in April 2011.
IFLR 1000, Mergers and Aquisitions
Legal500 Rating 2011- Employment
Jesper Rothe advises Brightpoint. Other clients include Tia Technology and Vattenfall.
Legal 500, Employment
Legal 500 Rating 2013- Energy
Bech-Bruun’s energy and climate group wins praise for its ‘strong industry knowledge and high-quality advice’, and recently advised Energinet.dk on its DKK5.7bn acquisition of ten electricity companies. Per Hemmer heads the practice, which includes former Philip Law Firm partners Jesper Rothe, Jakob Kristensen and Thomas Frøbert.
Legal 500, Energy
Legal500 Rating 2011- Information technology
…Jesper Rothe and Peer Petersen advise clients including Google, RIM, Samsung and Konica Minolta.
Legal500 Rating 2011- Mergers and acquisitions
…a strong M&A practice, advising equity funds, investment companies and industrial companies. Steen Rode, Jakob Kristensen and Jesper Rothe are recommended.