From his previous employment as General Counsel with Maersk Oil Mikkel has, in addition to his legal skills, built up unique knowledge of the energy business and large infrastructure projects and the associated risks and opportunities, commercial considerations and processes. He has advised on legal and commercial issues in all stages of the value chain from investment in and establishment of projects and joint ventures/partnerships through construction, production and operations to transport, sales and decommissioning.
Mikkel has extensive experience in preparing, structuring and executing Danish as well as international M&A processes, bid rounds and other major contract and licence negotiations. Moreover, Mikkel is experienced in solving contract-related disputes and compliance issues.
Mikkel has been a lecturer at the University of Copenhagen and under the auspices of the Danish Bar and Law Society and has supplemented his legal skills with courses in business administration, management and corporate finance at Copenhagen Business School, Harvard Business School and London Business School.
Mikkel Falkenberg is recommended as regards Energy by Legal 500 (2019)
Mikkel Falkenberg is recommended as regards Shipping and Transport by Legal 500 (2019)
Mikkel Falkenberg is recommended as regards Energy. (2018)