Michael Vilhelm Nielsen mainly provides advice on M&A, business funding and companies' interactions with stock exchanges in Denmark and abroad. He also has extensive experience in banking and finance law.
Michael has gained specific expertise in media, entertainment, sports and gambling law, and the leading international rating agencies give him the highest ranking available in these areas. He advises a broad range of clients, including advertising agencies, film and commercial production companies, cinemas, rights and management companies, gaming companies as well as sports clubs and athletes, particularly in the world of soccer.
Michael also provides general advice on commercial and corporate law with special emphasis on boards of directors and their work.
In addition, Michael has management experience from when he was a co-owner and Group Managing Director, CEO of the Metronome Group (1992 – 1996).
- Haggar family - sale of Haggar Cigarette & Tobacco Factory Ltd. with 85% of the tobacco production and distribution in Sudan to Japan Tobacco Inc.
- Various creditors (FC Nordsjælland) advisory services to and representing the creditors of AKP Holding in a case involving the sale of FC Nordsjælland A/S by Allan K. Pedersen to itself
- FC Vestsjælland - advisory services provided to the football club FC Vestsjælland and its majority shareholder
Michael Vilhelm Nielsen is ranked as a leading individual as regards TMT/Media. Michael Vilhelm Nielsen is recognized for his experience in handling mandates within the media sector.
Michael Vilhelm Nielsen is listed as a leading individual with respect to Media and Entertainment.
Michael Vilhelm Nielsen is recommended as regards Telecoms.
Michael Vilhelm Nielsen is ranked as a leading individual as regards TMT/Media. Media, sports and entertainment specialist Michael Vilhelm Nielsen advises high-profile clients including Dreamworks and Nordisk Copyright Bureau.
Michael Vilhelm Nielsen is ranked as a leading individual as regards Media. Michael Vilhelm Nielsen is a well-known figure in media law. "He gets very involved in a case and you can always count on him", comments a client.
Michael Vilhelm Nielsen is listed as a leading individual as regards Media and Entertainment and has "broad legal and industry experience".