About Steen Jensen

Education
Right of audience, The Danish High Court 1996
Admission to practice law 1994
LLM, University of London 1991
Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen 1990

Language
English

Steen Jensen advises Danish and international listed companies and financial enterprises on securities law, capital market transactions, the regulation of financial enterprises, company law and financing.

His advice encompasses stock exchange listings, secondary offerings, rights issues and private placements, mergers of listed companies, takeover offers and redemption and delisting issues.

Furthermore, Steen advises financial enterprises on issues relating to the Danish Financial Business Act, including capital adequacy, the transfer of financial institutions, mergers and amalgamation of financial institutions, as well as investment funds, investment advisers and insurance companies.

Steen is also experienced in financing and various structured products.

Personal ratings

IFLR1000

IFLR1000 2013 Rating
- Banking & Finance

Steen Jensen is described as " a very good banking and regulatory lawyer involved in some of the biggest claims".

IFLR1000, Banking & Finance

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2015
- Banking and finance

Steen Jensen has specialised expertise in regulatory matters and is also noted for his transactional finance and capital markets practice. He is "smart and gets the job done," and clients can benefit from his "strong connections" in the Norwegian FSA.

Chambers and Partners Europe, Banking and finance

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2018
- Capital Markets

Steen Jensen advises clients on ECM transactions, including passporting and takeovers. He recently assisted Exiqon with its DKK1 billion public-to-private takeover by Oncotec.

Chambers and Partners Europe, Capital Markets

Chambers Global Rating 2018
- Capital Markets

Steen Jensen advises clients on ECM transactions, including passporting and takeovers. He recently assisted Exiqon with its DKK1 billion public-to-private takeover by Oncotec.

Chambers and Partners Global, Capital Markets

Chambers and partners

Chambers Global Rating 2015
- Banking and finance

Steen Jensen has specialised expertise in regulatory matters and is also noted for his transactional finance and capital markets practice. He "is smart and gets the job done," and clients can benefit from his "strong connections" in the Norwegian FSA.

Chambers and Partners Global, Banking and finance

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal 500 Rating 2017
- Banking and finance

Bech-Bruun’s ‘efficient’ team provides ‘an extremely high level of service’ covering matters including asset finance, acquisition finance and regulatory work.
The team includes among others Thomas Thordal Sevelsted and Steen Jensen.

Legal500, Banking and Finance

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal 500 Rating 2018
- Capital markets

Bech-Bruun provides ‘very valuable advice’ as well as ‘excellent and professional service’. (...) Steen Jensen advised Exiqon in a public to private takeover.

Legal 500, Capital markets

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2012
- Mergers and acquisitions

Steen Jensen and Regina Andersen advised Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board (OTPP) on acquiring a 39% stake in Brussels Airport and 30% in Copenhagen Airport from MAp Airports.

Legal500, Mergers and acquisitions

Engagements

  • Deputy chairman, Bech-Bruun
  • Board member, Ikano Property FE A/S
  • Banking and Finance, Denmark, member

Publications:

  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2017 - Denmark
    Global Legal Group Ltd., 2017, Article
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2016 - Denmark
    Global Legal Group Ltd., 2016, Article
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2015 - Denmark
    Global Legal Group Ltd., 2015, Article
  • WLG - International Securities Law Handbook 4th. edition
    Wolters Kluwer, 2014, Book
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2014 - Denmark
    Global Legal Group Ltd., 2014, Article
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2013 - Denmark
    Global Legal Group Ltd., 2013, Article
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2012 – Denmark
    Global Legal Group Ltd., 2012, Article
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2011 – Denmark
    Global Legal Group Ltd., 2011, Article
  • WLG - International Securities Law Handbook 3. edition
    Wolters Kluwer, 2010, Book
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2010 – Denmark
    Global Legal Group Ltd., 2010, Article
  • The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions 2009 – Denmark
    Global Legal Group, 2009, Article
  • WLG – International Securities Law Handbook 2. edition
    Kluwer Law, 2005, Book
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    2100 Copenhagen

  • Aarhus

    Værkmestergade 2
    8000 Aarhus C

  • Shanghai Representative Office

    No.1440 Yan'an Middle Road, Suite 2H08
    Jing'an District, 200040 Shanghai, P.R. China

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