About Niels M. Andersen

Education
Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 1992
Admitted to the Danish Bar Association 1986
Admission to practice law 1986
Master of Laws 1983

Language
English

Niels M. Andersen has extensive and long-standing experience in advising Danish and foreign enterprises on all types of issues concerning IT, intellectual property, technology, M&A, as well as entertainment.

Niels advises on all types of agreements and transactions related to these fields, including public and private procurement, outsourcing, transfers, licence agreements, due diligence, etc. He has also extensive experience in representing clients in cases concerning the infringement of intellectual property rights.

Niels is a certified IT lawyer by Danish IT Attorneys.

Finally, Niels is involved in professional activities concerning, among others, IT-related issues and the enforcement of intellectual property rights. He has given numerous lectures and talks on issues within his areas of expertise.

Personal ratings

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal 500 rating - 2016
- Intellectual property

Headed by Niels Andersen (...). Andersen has been advising Accenture on consultancy framework agreements and public tenders for state pension provider ATP.

Legal 500, Intellectual property

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2017
- TMT

Niels Andersen is noted for advising both Danish and international corporations on IT, M&A and entertainment concerns. He also advises on telecoms and regulatory compliance issues. He has been active in a number of tender processes.

Chambers and Partners Europe, TMT

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2017
- Information Technology

Bech-Bruun often handles licensing and outsourcing agreements, as well as data-related matters (...).
The practice is jointly led by Niels Andersen and Arly Carlquist.

Legal 500, Information technology

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2017
- Media and Entertainment

Bech-Bruun acts for clients in a wide range of sectors, including music, film and radio. Practice head Niels Andersen advised Magine TV on regulatory issues concerning internet-based retransmission of television channels. Other experience includes drafting and negotiating licensing contracts, as well as music copyright disputes, television distribution agreements and broadcasting rights.

Legal 500, Media and entertainment

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2017
- Telecoms

Bech-Bruun specialises in handling telecoms infrastructure agreements and data protection matters. Group head Niels Andersen represented ACN Europe in arbitration against Telia regarding mobile termination rates.

Legal 500, Telecoms

Engagements

  • Board of directors (member), Pactius A/S
  • Board of directors (member), Jan Bendix a/s
  • Board of directors (member), Burrito A/S
  • Member, TerraLex
  • Member, Danish Chapter of Young Presidents Organization
  • Member, International Bar Association (IBA)

Publications:

  • Telecommunication Laws in Europe - Chapter on Denmark
    9. Edition, Djøf, 2013, Book
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