Mergers and acquisitions

DELACOUR provides advice to Danish and foreign industrial investors, private equity funds and venture companies in connection with acquisition and sale of small, medium-sized and large companies in all industries and sectors. 

Our experts have many years' experience in mergers and acquisitions and are able to manage and control the many phases of an often complex process. 

We guarantee that the legal aspects of the merger or acquisition have been analysed and clarified so that the requested result of the transaction is achieved - no matter if you buy or sell. 

To ensure that our advice meets the requirements agreed with the client in advance, we provide a close-knit team of lawyers. The team is composed according to the client's specific needs for legal expertise, so that the case is handled at a high professional level within the often short time frames available in mergers and acquisitions. 

Advice is provided to either buyer or seller and covers all legal challenges that may arise in connection with the preparation and completion of mergers and acquisitions, among others:

  • planning in relation to the legal, strategic, financial and commercial aspects of the merger or acquisition 
  • determination of the structure of the merger or acquisition 
  • review of the company's affairs (compliance) for the seller prior to the sale 
  • performance of an external due diligence investigation of the target company based on publicly available information before the target company opens its books to the buyer 
  • preparation of letters of intent, secrecy and confidentiality agreements 
  • project management at all stages of the merger or acquisition 
  • establishment of data room in the event of a sale 
  • due diligence investigations and reporting on the results in the event of an acquisition 
  • preparation of transfer agreements and other documents pertaining to the merger or acquisition 
  • advice on financing in connection with representation of the buyer and participation in negotiations and drafting of financing documentation 
  • participation in commercial negotiations 
  • implementation of the merger or acquisition.

DELACOUR earns high recognition in leading international publications. You can read the mention of DELACOUR in Legal 500 and in Chamber's Global.

Furthermore, DELACOUR is recommended by IFLR1000 within the area of M&A: