Bech-Bruun Renewable Energy and key individuals in the team are often recognised for their skills and achievements by international rating bureaus as well as renewable energy industry bodies and networks.

Members of the Renewable Energy team at Bech-Bruun are passionate about the green transition and are among the most recognised and influential legal advisers in the renewable energy industry and global wind industry in particular.

Every year, several international rating bureaus, renewable energy industry bodies and networks publish their official ratings of the best legal advisers throughout the world. Key members of our team are acknowledged as top advisers in their areas of expertise. For a snapshot of our ratings and awards, please see below.


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Bech-Bruun’s Energy Team was rated ‘highly commended’ in the law firm of the year category at the 2021 Wind Investment Awards.



What the team is known for
Outstanding energy practice with noted capabilities in cross-border matters, assisting clients with high-profile M&A, financing and corporate mandates relating to projects. Broad expertise covers both offshore and onshore oil and gas activities as well as renewables, with a strong focus on wind energy. Advises on the regulatory and EU law aspects of energy matters and acts on environmental issues associated with energy projects. Further strength in representing clients in energy-related arbitration proceedings.

A client appreciates the lawyers' "fast and always thoroughly thought-through work" in addition to their "fair, open and direct counselling."

A second source praises the firm's multidisciplinary approach, stating: "It is such a confidence to know we have partners that have expertise within all these fields."

Work highlights
Assisted AffaldVarme Aarhus with the negotiation of a contract relating to the establishment of a geo-thermal plant generating renewable energy.

Notable practitioners
Per Hemmer is a well-regarded figure in the energy market who receives plaudits for his regulatory expertise. He regularly advises on energy and infrastructure projects, also assisting with environmental permits. An interviewee highlights that "he is always responsive and commercial in his approach."

Chambers and Partners Europe, Energy


With extensive experience in waste-to-energy, upstream oil and gas and natural gas work, Bech-Bruun’s energy practice incorporates a ‘dedicated’ renewable energy department, ‘which includes leading experts in both contract law and M&A’, as well as financing and project development mandates.

A very professional team with a lot of experience; also able to deal with unusual situations.’

Legal 500, Energy