Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen specialises in mergers and acquisitions (M&A), stock exchange and capital markets regulation, company law, and general commercial law. 


Jørgen advises a variety of Danish and international industrial and financial businesses on issues such as M&A and private equity transactions, joint ventures, public offerings, shareholder relations, corporate governance, and insider and takeover matters.

Jørgen has extensive experience with and insight into Danish and international commercial matters, which he combines with an understanding of and empathy for his clients' strategic and operational situations.

Legal 500 2019

Energy

Kromann Reumert has been involved in a number of transactions and financings in the energy space; notable examples include Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen advising Athena Investments on the sale of its Danish onshore wind farms to Wind Estate.

Legal 500 2019

Commercial, Corporate & M&A

M&A powerhouse Kromann Reumert works across a broad range of sectors on its deals with recent highlights including Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen assisting Hellman & Friedman with its all-cash public offer for shares in Nets.

Legal 500 2019

Capital Markets

M&A powerhouse Kromann Reumert works across a broad range of sectors on its deals. Noted is Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen. 

Chambers Global 2019

Corporate/M&A

According to interviewees, the highly experienced Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen "has a good name in the market." He handles a range of public and private M&A for domestic and international clients.

Chambers Global 2018

Corporate/M&A

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen acts for a range of Danish and international companies on M&A, private equity transactions and joint ventures. He acted for Savara on its acquisition of the Danish biotech business Serendex.

Chambers Global 2017

Corporate/M&A

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen advises on a range of M&A, private equity transactions and joint ventures. He frequently assists industrial and financial clients in multiple industries, including transportation and healthcare. 

IFLR1000 2017

Leading Lawyer

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen is ranked as a leading lawyer within the fields of Capital Markets, Private Equity and M&A. 

IFLR1000 2016

Corporate/M&A

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen led a team advising a group of banks working with Ascendis Pharma, a Danish biotech company, on its $111.5 million IPO on the Nasdaq exchange.

Chambers Global 2016

Corporate/M&A

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen is a "strong player" acting on M&A and joint venture transactions as well as advising on corporate governance issues. He advises clients from a range of sectors and industries, including transportation and healthcare.

IFLR1000 2015

Leading Lawyer

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen is ranked as a leading lawyer within the fields of Capital Markets, Private Equity and M&A.

Chambers Global 2015

Corporate/M&A

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen recently advised Mitsubishi Heavy Industry on its joint venture with Vestas Wind Systems.

Chambers Global 2014

Corporate/M&A

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen receives praise for his technical approach to transactions. His practice encompasses M&A, stock exchange and securities matters.

Legal 500 2014

Capital Markets

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen is recommended.

Legal 500 2014

M&A

Jørgen Kjergaard Madsen is recommended.

activities
  • Member of the board of directors for Danish businesses, funds and foundations, including subsidiaries of foreign businesses
  • Member of the Board of Representatives for the Association of Danish Law Firms
  • Long-standing involvement in the International Bar Association
background
  • Executive Management Program, Harvard Business School 2012
  • Graduate Diploma in Business Economics and Administration (Finance and Credit), Aarhus Business School
  • Associate with Lillick McHose & Charles, Los Angeles, USA 1988-1989
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.) from New York University 1988
  • Master of Laws (cand. jur.) from the University of Aarhus1984
admission and right of audience
  • Admitted to the New York Bar 1988
  • Right of audience before the Danish High Court 1987
  • Admitted to practice law 1987
Languages
  • English
  • The Scandinavian languages
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