Helle Lykke Petersen
Lise Lotte Hjerrild is specialised in M&A. She advises a number of Danish and foreign companies on all M&A, capital markets and company law matters.
Since 1997, Lise Lotte has led a large number (+150) of private and public M&A transactions, including cross-border purchases and sales of companies, mergers and demergers of listed companies, listings and delistings, take-over bids, structured auction processes and investments in Danish and foreign companies. Further, she has a unique experience in privatisations, especially of airports, energy companies and other utilities, and in worldwide group restructurings.
Internationally, Lise Lotte is regularly speaking on M&A and Corporate Governance topics. Further, Lise Lotte is Senior Vice Chair of IBA’s Women Lawyer’s Interest Group and additionally, Lise Lotte is Counsellor (board member) of IBA’s Legal Practice Division.
Lise Lotte was awarded the Women in Law Awards 2017 in acknowledgement of her outstanding legal expertise and contribution within the practice area of Corporate Governance.
Lise Lotte is mentioned in the following international legal directories:
Chambers Global & Europe - Corporate/M&A
Best Lawyers - Mergers and Acquisitions Law
IFLR1000 - Corporate and M&A and Capital Markets (Highly regarded)
Legal500 - Capital Markets, Commercial, corporate and M&A and Energy (Recommended Lawyer)
Lise Lotte Hjerrild and her team have a very professional, pragmatic and collaborative way of working. Most importantly, they understand what matters to General Counsels and in-house legal teams, which is so rare to come by (still) in private practice. They embrace diversity in its fullest meaning, in the way they approach a matter and consider all angles, using cognitive diversity, recognising cultural differences.
Legal 500, 2022
Lise-Lotte is well known in the market and she runs a good team.
I have worked mainly with Lise Lotte Hjerrild who is a seasoned, competent M&A/commercial law lawyer.
Lise Lotte Hjerrild is highly specialised and has many years of experience in the Energy M&A field. She is highly skilled, dedicated, and she understand how to target her advice on the specific project.
Always on top of things, excellent co-operation and responsiveness. A pleasure to work with.
Lise Lotte Hjerrild is "very capable and pragmatic and a good, industry-savvy M&A lawyer," according to clients
Clients say Lise Lotte Hjerrild is a hardcore M&A lawyer who works day and night and loves what she does.
skilled M&A lawyer Lise Lotte Hjerrild understands the drivers of
the business and is easy to introduce to the client.
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International study on Force Majeure
29 April 2020
New rankings from Chambers Europe
3 April 2020
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1 April 2020
IFLR1000 recognises 12 Horten partners
1 October 2019
Horten recognised as leading law firm by Legal 500
12 April 2019
New rankings from Chambers
11 March 2019
2 November 2018
Horten partner gets top position in International Bar Association (IBA)
22 October 2018
Horten at IBA
6 October 2018
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11 July 2018
IFLR1000 recognises 12 Horten partners
18 October 2017
Green Tech Challenge 2017
27 September 2017
Honors to M&A partner Lise Lotte Hjerrild
25 April 2017
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12 January 2017
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30 November 2016
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IFLR1000 ranks eight Horten partners as Leading Lawyers and two as Rising Stars
18 October 2016
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7 October 2016
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3 October 2016
Bill on registration of actual shareholders adopted
19 April 2016
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