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Henning Hansen

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Henning Hansen

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.

The Team

Capital Markets

  • Capital Markets
  • Financing
  • M&A & Corporate Matters
  • Insolvency & Restructuring



  • 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", 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

Education and language

  • Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court
  • Admission to practice law
  • Master of Laws
  • Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Finance)
  • English


… 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

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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

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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