Jim Øksnebjerg

Partner

Horten

Dir: +45 33344185

Mob: +45 52344185

Secretary: Aase Jensen


Jim Øksnebjerg advises on M&A, private equity, venture capital, securities law and company law. He has considerable experience in cross-border and public-to-private transactions and has headed the strategic and legal advisory teams of Horten in connection with a number of complex transactions. Jim advises on issues relating to securities law and has since 1993 focused intensively on company law. He has accumulated in-depth expertise in company law – i.a. from his previous employment with the Danish Commerce and Companies Agency – and has wide experience in both public and private limited companies as well as other corporate forms. In addition, he has more than 10 years’ experience advising investors and companies in connection with the preparation and completion of venture and private equity investments, sale of portfolio companies, management buy-outs, management buy-ins, etc, and also advises on the regulatory framework of innovation environments.

From 2003 – 2007, Jim Øksnebjerg was an external lecturer in company law at the University of Copenhagen where he has also taught the law of property and obligations for a number of years. Moreover, he has held a large number of courses within M&A, company law and share incentive schemes and been the chairman at a number of general meetings.

CV

Career

Partner, Horten, 2001
Admitted to the Danish bar, 1999
Assistant Attorney, Horten Law Firm, 1997
Lawyer, Danish Commerce and Companies Agency, 1993-1997

Education

Master of Laws, the University of Copenhagen, 1993

Positions of trust

Member of the legal committee of the Danish Venture Capital Association

Memberships

Danish Association for Corporate Law

Languages

English

News

Denmark: The world's third best location for doing business

9 June 2017

Each year, the World Bank publishes the Doing Business Report, which evaluates the business climate across 189 countries worldwide. The report investigates 11 criteria all essential to the establishment and operation of a business. On behalf of Horten, Jim Øksnebjerg, partner, contributes to the report in relation to investor protection.

Karsten Ree Group sells Østergaard Biler to Europcar

17 May 2017

A team of Horten lawyers headed by Michael Goeskjær and Jim Øksnebjerg has assisted the Karsten Ree Group with a sale of the car rental company Østergaard Biler to Europcar.

Final sale of LM Wind Power to General Electric

1 May 2017

The actual takeover of LM Wind Power took place on 20 April 2017 following the competition authorities' approval in the EU, USA, China and Brazil.

Eurofins reinforces its market leadership with the acquisition of VBM Laboratoriet in Denmark

31 March 2017

A team of Horten lawyers headed by Jim Øksnebjerg has assisted the owners of VBM Laboratoriet A/S with the sale to Eurofins Scientific (EUFI.PA).

Horten at the top of the M&A league

12 January 2017

According to Mergermarket, Horten is at the top of law firms in 2016 in the large cap M&A deal segment and with a deal flow of USDm 2.565 m, Horten is number four measured on value among all law firms advising on Danish transactions.

Horten acts as GE’s Danish lawyer in GE’s acquisition of LM Wind Power

28 October 2016

Horten has acted as GE’s Danish lawyer in GE’s intent to purchase LM Wind Power, a Denmark-based manufacturer and supplier of rotor blades to the wind industry.

Horten Corporate Day 2016 - Danish companies at the forefront

18 March 2016

At Horten's Corporate Day 2016 on 16 March, Danish and foreign executives and experts gave their views on the trends and opportunities of the Danish business sector. Horten will repeat the success next year with Horten Corporate Day 2017.

News

Denmark: The world's third best location for doing business

9 June 2017

Each year, the World Bank publishes the Doing Business Report, which evaluates the business climate across 189 countries worldwide. The report investigates 11 criteria all essential to the establishment and operation of a business. On behalf of Horten, Jim Øksnebjerg, partner, contributes to the report in relation to investor protection.

Karsten Ree Group sells Østergaard Biler to Europcar

17 May 2017

A team of Horten lawyers headed by Michael Goeskjær and Jim Øksnebjerg has assisted the Karsten Ree Group with a sale of the car rental company Østergaard Biler to Europcar.

Final sale of LM Wind Power to General Electric

1 May 2017

The actual takeover of LM Wind Power took place on 20 April 2017 following the competition authorities' approval in the EU, USA, China and Brazil.

Eurofins reinforces its market leadership with the acquisition of VBM Laboratoriet in Denmark

31 March 2017

A team of Horten lawyers headed by Jim Øksnebjerg has assisted the owners of VBM Laboratoriet A/S with the sale to Eurofins Scientific (EUFI.PA).

Horten at the top of the M&A league

12 January 2017

According to Mergermarket, Horten is at the top of law firms in 2016 in the large cap M&A deal segment and with a deal flow of USDm 2.565 m, Horten is number four measured on value among all law firms advising on Danish transactions.

Horten acts as GE’s Danish lawyer in GE’s acquisition of LM Wind Power

28 October 2016

Horten has acted as GE’s Danish lawyer in GE’s intent to purchase LM Wind Power, a Denmark-based manufacturer and supplier of rotor blades to the wind industry.

Horten Corporate Day 2016 - Danish companies at the forefront

18 March 2016

At Horten's Corporate Day 2016 on 16 March, Danish and foreign executives and experts gave their views on the trends and opportunities of the Danish business sector. Horten will repeat the success next year with Horten Corporate Day 2017.