Torben Waage arbejder med virksomheds- og teknologioverdragelser særligt inden for IT- og telesektoren, samt med telekommunikation og IT-forhold, herunder tvistløsning. Torben blev partner i 2001.


Torben har igennem mange år arbejdet indgående med IT og telekommunikationsbranchen og har derigennem opnået en betydelig brancheindsigt. Torben repræsenterer en række tele- og IT virksomheder i forbindelse med indgåelse af kontrakter, licenser, samarbejdsforhold (herunder joint ventures) og regulatoriske forhold. Torben bistår ved tvisthåndtering og er certificeret IT-mediator. Meget af Torbens arbejde har en international dimension, hvilket betyder at Torben ofte følger med sine klienter til udlandet ved deres indgåelse af samarbejder eller akkvisitioner.

Torben rådgiver kapitalfonde, industrielle virksomheder m.fl. i forbindelse med virksomhedsoverdragelser - særligt indenfor teknologi, hvor Torbens brancheindsigt og forretningsforståelse bidrager til en præcis identifikation af risici og en effektiv håndtering heraf.

Det er Torbens målsætning, at hans indgående branchekendskab skal tilføre klienten værdi udover det rent juridiske ved en løsningsorienteret proces samt et teamwork med klienten, der leder frem til et godt kommercielt resultat.

Legal 500 2019

Telecoms, Leading Individual

Kromann Reumert's skillset in this space includes advising on regulations, contracts, outsourcings and transactions for a client roster, which includes AT&T and Telenor. Torben Waage is a key name to note and advised Verizon on procurement and contractual issues relating to the Danish Foreign Ministry's wireless network for its global offices.

Chambers Europe 2019

TMT: Telecommunications, Band 1

Torben Waage  wins praise for his specialist knowledge in telecommunications, and provides regulatory advice regarding data centres in Denmark. Interviewees emphasise that he is "a skilled lawyer" who is "analytical." 

Chambers Europe 2018

TMT: Telecommunications

Torben Waage advises telecoms clients on a broad range of issues, including corporate, antitrust and regulatory matters. Enthusiastic interviewees describe him as "very skilled" in this area.

Legal 500 2017

Telecoms, Leading Individual

Kromann Reumert offers a ‘very high level of service’ on all aspects of telecoms law, covering regulatory, outsourcing, transactional and contract issues. Torben Waage heads the group.

Legal 500 2017

Information Technology

Clients rate Kromann Reumert as one of ‘the best and most experienced’ firms in the sector. The practice includes ‘star’  telecoms head Torben Waage.

Chambers Europe 2017

TMT

Torben Waage has extensive experience in IT and telecommunications. He advises clients on diverse matters such as litigation, contracts, licensing and regulation. He assisted Teracom Danmark with contract and public procurement issues related to Banedanmark's public tender of its operations. 

IFLR1000 2017

M&A

One of the more significant matters the M&A team worked on during the research period saw Torben Waage taking charge in advising Under Armour on its acquisition of Endomondo.

Chambers Europe 2016

Telecommunication

Torben Waage has extensive experience advising on a range of IT and telecommunications matters. He also assists private equity funds and corporate groups with mergers and acquisitions in the TMT sector.

Legal 500 2016

Telecoms

Kromann Reumert’s ‘no-nonsense’ department is headed by Torben Waage, who led the team’s advice to Teracom on a public tender regarding the establishment and operation of a coastal radio network in Denmark. 

Legal 500 2015

Telecoms

Led by Torben Waage, Kromann Reumert undertakes contractual work, outsourcing and transactions, as well as providing regulatory advice. Recent mandates include handling the bankruptcy estates of Skyline and Butler Networks. 

Chambers Europe 2014

TMT

Torben Waage's areas of expertise include outsourcing and telecommunications as well as M&A in the technology and media sectors. He acted for Teracom on its successful bid to operate television and radio networks on behalf of Danish national broadcaster, DR.

Chambers Europe 2013

TMT

Torben Waage receives wide-ranging praise as one of the foremost lawyers in Danish telecoms. Sources say: "He is versatile and sympathetic to the client's needs. He's undoubtedly a skilful, pragmatic lawyer who is easy to work with and forward-thinking." He is also renowned for his IT work.

Legal 500 2013

Telecoms

Kromann Reumert’s practice head Torben Waage is ‘not afraid to give business advice in the context of his legal expertise’. He and his ‘pragmatic, business-driven’ team advised Sunrise Communications on its managed service deal with Huawei and assisted TDC with the re-tender of its mobile network outsourcing deal 
with Ericsson.

Legal 500 2014

Telecoms

Torben Waage and his team at Kromann Reumert advised Syd Energi on its €250m acquisition of Stofa and also represented Teracom in its public tender bid for the operation and maintenance of DR TV and radio broadcasting networks.

ILO Client Choice Awards

Information Technology

Vinder af ILO Client Choice Award 2012

Legal 500 2014

Information Technology

Torben Waage, who is ‘adept at seeing both sides of a contract’, focuses on transactional work.

Aktiviteter
  • BAC's (Beijing Arbitration Commission) Panel of Arbitrators 2017
publikationer
  • Myndighedernes adgang til cloud-data, 2012
  • The Technology, Media and Telecommunications Review re Denmark, 2011
baggrund
  • Certificeret IT-advokat og IT-mediator
  • Partner 2001
  • Cand. jur. fra Københavns Universitet 1992
  • LL. M. ved London University 1991
  • Født 1967
bestalling og møderet
  • Møderet for landsret 1998
  • Advokat 1995

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