Morten_Lau_Smith_advokat

Partner
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mls@novi-attorneys.com

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With 25 years of experience in providing high-end corporate advice, mostly in an international context, Morten specialises in company law, mergers & acquisitions and private equity investments. Having been involved in some of Denmark’s largest transactions and restructurings over the past 15 years, Morten has a wide range of experience in delivering tailored corporate and commercial advice in domestic and international contexts, including experience as corporate counsel at a Danish multinational manufacturer of plants and equipment for the cement and mining industry. Since the late 1990s, Morten has also advised clients on upstream natural gas contracts and the regulation of the natural gas industry.

References available on request.

Practice areas

Career and qualifications

  • NOVI Attorneys 2009-present
  • Bech-Bruun 1999-2009 (partner since 2001)
  • Corporate counsel at FLSmidth & Co. A/S 1996-1999
  • Bech-Bruun 1989-1996

Right of audience before the Danish High Courts 1992

Admitted to practise law 1992

LL.M., University of Southampton 1989

Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen 1989

Memberships etc.

  • Member of the Danish Company Law Society
  • Member of the Copenhagen Bar Association
  • Member of the Danish Energy Association

Publications

Natural Gas (2005-2009), Law Business Research Ltd. (Getting the Deal Through), chapters on Danish law together with Per Hemmer, Johan Weihe og Rania Kassis)

International Business Acquisitions (2007, Kluwer, chapters on Danish law together with Jens Chr. Hesse Rasmussen)