Lotte Eskesen heads up both our Banking & Finance and our Dispute Resolution practice groups in Aarhus. She is admitted to the Danish Bar and is a German "Rechtsanwältin". She has extensive experience as counsel in handling major cross-border finance and dispute resolution cases, with a particular focus on Danish-German issues.
Lotte often also acts as an arbitrator in both domestic and international arbitrations.
Lotte has particular experience in assisting banks in finance matters, such as project finance, acquisition finance, issuing corporate bonds and drafting legal opinions.
Major cases include one concerning directors' liability at a value of DKK 100 million and another before the Supreme Court where she represented Vestas Wind System A/S in proceedings against an insurance company at a value of DKK 200 million.
Finally, Lotte is an avid horse aficionada and as such is often involved in professional equestrian case
Career and education
Partner, Gorrissen Federspiel since 2002
Gorrissen Federspiel 1993 -
Ministry of Justice 1990 – 1993
Right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court 2002
Admitted to the Danish Bar 1995
LL.M. Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg 1995
Master of Laws, Aarhus University 1990
Lotte Eskesen is ranked in Chambers Europe, Chambers Global and Legal 500
Memberships and activities
In 2019, Lotte Eskesen was appointed Honorary Consul for Finland
She is the former chairwoman for The Association of Danish Law Firms (Danske Advokater), where she served from 2014-2018.