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Anders Bjørn Munthe
, Partner & Attorney-at-Law (L)

Anders Bjørn Munthe joined Hafnia Law Firm as an attorney-at-law in 2011 and became partner in 2013.

Anders deals with transactions as well as disputes and his main areas of expertise are shipping, asset finance and corporate and commercial law. His practice includes ship sale & purchase and finance as well as structuring and restructuring of shipping companies and joint ventures. His litigation and arbitration practice includes P&I matters, international commercial disputes as well as insolvency and enforcement cases. He further has specialist knowledge on the regulation of the fishing industry in the Nordic countries. Clients include shipping and fishing companies, suppliers, banks, and insurance companies.

Anders is an external lecturer in maritime law and finance law at Copenhagen Business School. From 2008 to 2012, he lectured in European and international commercial law and arbitration law at Copenhagen University and Aarhus University.
Practice Areas

  • Ship building and projects
  • Sale and purchase and financing of ships and other assets
  • Charterparties
  • Insurance and reinsurance
  • Establishing of companies and structuring of groups
  • Mergers and acquisition of companies and joint ventures
  • Loan agreements and corporate finance
  • Restructuring of companies
  • Collisions, groundings and salvage
  • Cargo claims and P&I insurance
  • CMR and air transport and freight forwarding
  • Professional and management liability
  • Corporate and commercial disputes
  • Insolvency and enforcement
Positions of Trust

  • Young Arbitrators Copenhagen (member of the board)

  • The Danish Bar and Law Society
  • The Danish Branch of Comité Maritime International (CMI)
  • The Danish Association of Corporate Law
  • The Danish Association of Arbitration Law
  • Young Arbitrators Copenhagen

  • Danish and the other Scandinavian languages
  • English
Experience and Education

  • 2013-: Partner, Hafnia Law Firm
  • 2012-2012: Visiting Lawyer, Ince & Co (London)
  • 2011-2013: Attorney-at-Law, Hafnia Law Firm
  • 2006-2011: Associate, Gorrissen Federspiel
  • 2016-: External Lecturer in Maritime Law and Finance Law, Copenhagen Business School
  • 2008-2011: External Lecturer in International Commercial Arbitration Moot, University of Aarhus
  • 2007-2012: External Lecturer in i.a. European and International Commercial Law, University of Copenhagen
  • 2012: Maritime Law Short Course, University of Southampton
  • 2006: Cand.jur. (Master of Laws), University of Copenhagen
  • 2005: Legal studies, Duke University

Anders Bjørn Munthe

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