Bent Kemplar advises primarily on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), commercial and company law, and stock exchange and capital markets law. Bent became a partner in 2009.


In connection with mergers and acquisitions, Bent advises Danish and foreign industrial clients, financial services companies and private equity funds on the sale and purchase of businesses, including in relation to auctions, capital raising and stock exchange law. Bent also advises owner-managers in connection with succession. He advises private, listed and state-owned companies as well as financial services companies on reorganisation, group restructuring, mergers and demergers, articles of association, capital structure, shareholders, and corporate governance.

Bent also handles general commercial law matters, including business and trade relations.

Bent appreciates the importance of adapting his advice to meet the needs of each individual client. He always focuses on working closely with clients to find legal solutions supporting their commercial objectives.

Legal 500 2014

M&A

Kromann Reumert’s clients rate the team as being ‘second to none’. Marianne Philip and Bent Kemplar advised Maj Invest on the divestment of Kelsen Group to Campbell Soup Company.

Legal 500 2013

M&A

Bent Kemplar represented Finansiel Stabilitet on the DKK17bn acquisition of FIH Erhvervsbank.

activities
  • Member of the Danish Company Law Association and the International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)
  • Author of articles on company law and M&A
  • External lecturer for The Sale and Purchase of Businesses at the University of Copenhagen 2000-2009 
background
  • Partner 2009 
  • Master of Laws (cand.jur.) 2000
admission and right of audience
  • Admitted to practice law 2003
Languages
  • English
  • The Scandinavian languages
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