Gunvor Sundgaard Happe

Attorney at law Gunvor Sundgaard Happe

Mail: gsh@remove-this.homannlaw.dk
Mobile: + 45 25 10 05 03

Entitled to appear before the High Court
Born 1978

Profile

Gunvor Sundgaard Happe works with insolvency/restructuring and business and commercial matters.

Gunvor Sundgaard Happe has many years of experience within giving advice to companies which have financial difficulties. Furthermore, she also assists companies, affected by business partners, customers and suppliers with financial difficulties.

Gunvor Sundgaard Happe has substantial experience in the structuring, negotiation and execution of restructuring and insolvency proceedings within different areas, including banking, real estate investments and retail industries, which also include financial reorganizations and handling matters in relation to creditor rights and reinforcement of security.

Furthermore, Gunvor Sundgaard Happe is experienced in negotiating and drafting contracts, business transfer, commercial and company matters, real estate and in litigation in general.

The areas of litigation especially concern disputes related to insolvency, commercial matters and finance, liability claims against board members, managers, accountants and attorneys. In her many years of working at Kammeradvokaten/the Legal Advisor to the Danish Government she also assisted the Danish tax authorities with various legal matters and litigations. Thereby she has an extensive knowledge about the Danish Tax Authorities’ organisation and tax matters.

Gunvor Sundgaard Happe also works with turnarounds and business transfer, as well in relation to companies with financial challenges as regular sale of business.

She assists companies when they want to exit, including sale, divestment, liquidation and other exits and  also assist startups with company, commercial and financial matters and investments among others.

Gunvor Sundgaard Happe is a certified insolvency and restructuring attorney.

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Education

  • MA (law) from the University of Copenhagen 2005
  • Exchange Student at Southampton Solent University 2002-2003
  • Kammeradvokatens/The Legal Adviser to the Danish Government’s High Potential Programme 2014-2015

Professional experience

  • Kammeradvokaten/the Legal Advisor to the Danish Government 2005- 2016
  • Sundgaard Advokatfirma a part of Homann Law Firm 2016 –

Memberships

  • The Danish Bar and Law Society
  • The Association of Danish Law Firms
  • The Association of  Danish Insolvency Lawyers
  • The Danish Association of Litigation Attorneys
  • INSOL Europe

Teaching

Lectures  in commercial law at Copenhagen Business School.

Languages

Scandinavian languages and English.

Main competences