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Attorney-at-law, Partner

Henrik B. Sanders

Henrik B. Sanders primarily works with mergers and acquisitions. Henrik has in this regard been the legal advisor in several very large transactions on behalf of both buyers and sellers – including Private Equity Funds in connection with the acquisition and sale of companies. Additionally, Henrik works with general business law and provides advice to a number of companies. Henrik is the chairman of the board in Mazanti-Andersen and is, furthermore, chairman or member of the board in several Danish and international companies.

Henrik B. Sanders is in Chambers Global since 2013 listed as one of the leading lawyers in relation to insolvency law issues. Henrik B. Sanders has significant experience in insolvency law and has in this context assisted several of the largest banks and other creditors in relation to insolvency law issues including as appointed trustee for a number of large bankruptcy estates. Henrik B. Sanders has since 2008 been appointed as permanent trustee at the Maritime and Commercial Court in Copenhagen and has, furthermore, worked as a re-constructor and participated in several company reconstructions.

Henrik B. Sanders is listed in Chambers Global as a “competent professional”.

Henrik B. Sanders has extensive experience in litigation both cases regarding white-collar crime and civil cases. He has been the defense lawyer in a number of major criminal cases regarding white-collar crime – including the cases regarding Baltica, Memory Card Technology, Samson Bank and PFA.

Specialises in

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Charlotte Grønfeldt Madsen

+45 2646 3319 cgm@mazanti.dk


Henrik B. Sanders stands out for his strong business insight and ability to give firm, legal advice to clients.

Henrik B. Sanders is known and respected in the market for his hands-on approach.

Henrik B. Sanders has a very solution-focused and value-creating approach to all matters he is handling.

The insolvency/restructuring team at Mazanti has a strong focus on both distressed M&A and insolvency/restructuring litigation work.

Henrik Sanders is very experienced

He is theoretically good and also tries to find commercial solutions when he is handling insolvency matters

Henrik Sanders acts as appointed liquidator and trustee on a broad range of insolvency cases. Sources appreciate his commercial approach towards cases

He is a very good negotiator. He is very much to the point and able to give a clear answer

He is very effective and sharp. He is well known for his broad practice that extends to work as trustee on complex bankruptcy matters

He is a recognised litigator who sources pick out for being 'very good at criminal insolvency cases,' and white-collar crime associated with company insolvency

Career and education

  • 2008
    Permanent trustee appointed by the Copenhagen Maritime and Commercial Court
  • 2003
    Admitted to the Supreme Court
  • 2001
    Partner (equity), Mazanti-Andersen
  • 1994
    Attorney-at-law, Mazanti-Andersen
  • 1991
    Master of Law