Competition & European Law
What the team is known for
Impressive competition law practice covering complex merger filings, compliance and contentious cases. Has notable experience in a range of industries, including transport, media, broadcasting and waste. Also represents municipalities and government entities in national public procurement cases, with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark as a recent client win. Highly active in the energy and renewable energy markets, handling both competition and procurement mandates related to the sector.
Interviewees highlight the expertise of the group, commenting: "They are extremely knowledgeable about competition and European law matters."
Claus Berg stands out for his substantial experience in public procurement, with particular knowledge in the construction sector. One source sees him as a "very bright lawyer," and another values that he is "easy to work with."
Jesper Kaltoft concentrates on competition law and is frequently mandated on merger control issues. Interviewees remark that he has "good knowledge of the area." He also assists with procurement procedures.
Considered "a passionate litigator," Peter Stig Jakobsen is known for his experience in dealing with contentious public procurement issues and competition cases concerning vertical and horizontal monopoly. "He has incredible persistence," says an observer.
Simon Evers Hjelmborg is the managing partner at the firm. His areas of specialism lie in mergers, damages proceedings and complaints. Interviewees stress that "he quickly understands the clients' needs and challenges and is fast in developing solutions."
Tina Braad is known for her expertise in an array of public procurement mandates. Interviewees highlight that "her skills are very good, she is easy to understand and good at complex matters."