FLEXIBLE – COMMERCIAL – INTEGRATED
RESOLVA represents decades of experience form leading law firms and in-house functions in Denmark and abroad. We know how much value commercially oriented lawyers can create for a business in combination with carefully designed processes and the newest technology.
RESOLVAs mission is to increase the value of legal services for large and medium sized businesses by applying a modern, integrated, and commercially focused approach while creating an optimal development platform for lawyers – both professionally and personally.
PASSION: We are passionate about maximising the value of legal services for businesses and lawyers.
INNOVATION: We create solutions with the newest technology and methodology.
QUALITY: We build on a foundation of integrity and high legal acumen.
COMMERCIAL FOCUS: Our focus on the business of our customers drives us in everything we do.
Chief Executive Resolver
Based on 10+ years of experience as lawyer and partner with leading Danish law firms in addition to 10+ years of experience as lawyer and general counsel in an international oil company Mikkel is a firm believer that lawyers can create great value to any business as long as legal services are provided in commercially focused and modern ways.
2017 – 2020: Attorney-at-Law, Partner, Plesner Law Firm
2010 – 2017: General Counsel, Vice President, Maersk Oil
2005 – 2010: Head of M&A, Group Legal, A.P. Moller – Maersk
1999 – 2005: Attorney-at-Law, Partner, Lett Law Firm (DLA Piper)
Mikkel has worked on a specialist level with contracting, transactions and compliance serving a large range of industries, including energy, shipping and logistics. As the leader of large in-house teams and project teams in law firms Mikkel has gained substantial experience in structuring and optimising legal work and teams. In recent years, Mikkel has been highly engaged in the developments within legal tech, and Mikkel has built a large knowledge of the presently available legal solutions and technologies. Mikkel’s background provides him with an unique insight into the best legal solutions for businesses and opportunities for lawyers.
2015 – 2016: London Business School – Modular Corporate Finance Program
2013: Harvard Business School – Maersk World Class Leadership Program
2010: Thunderbird University – Leadership
2008 – 2009: Copenhagen Business School – Business Administration
1991 – 1996: University of Copenhagen – Master of Law
In addition to his formal training Mikkel has been a lecturer at the University of Copenhagen (commercial law) and under the auspices of the Danish Bar and Law Society (tax law).