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 Chair of IBA’s Women Lawyers Committee 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)
Legal 500 - 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 can cut through the technical difficulties to focus on the key and pertinent points she needs to get across to the client. A very open, dynamic personality with a lot of emotional intelligence, she has presence, charisma, great negotiating skills and she never loses sight of the goal. A fantastic asset to lead in a complex situation where key stakeholder management is equally as important as the law."

IFLR, 2022

Lise Lotte is well known in the market and she runs a good team.

Legal 500, 2022

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.

Legal 500

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

Chambers Global

Clients say Lise Lotte Hjerrild is a hardcore M&A lawyer who works day and night and loves what she does.

Chambers Europe

Highly skilled M&A lawyer Lise Lotte Hjerrild understands the drivers of the business and is easy to introduce to the client.

Legal 500