International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today that Trygve Kjellsen has joined the Corporate Group in the Firm’s Denver office as a Partner. Mr. Kjellsen’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, strategic alliances and joint ventures. He counsels public company clients on corporate governance, securities — including Securities and Exchange Commission reporting and stock exchange listing requirements — and general corporate matters. Mr. Kjellsen advises foreign clients in connection with their private equity investments in, or acquisitions of, companies in the United States. Previously, Mr. Kjellsen was a partner with Faegre Baker Daniels. He received a B.S. from Truman State University and a J.D. from Rutgers School of Law.
Commenting on the announcement, Greg Tamkin, Partner and Head of Dorsey’s Denver office said, “We are very pleased that Trygve has joined Dorsey and the Denver office. He is an excellent lawyer who provides exceptional service to his clients which makes him a great fit. He is a terrific additional resource for Dorsey clients in Colorado, across the U.S. and around the world.”
Mr. Kjellsen added, “I am excited to be joining Dorsey. I believe Dorsey is a great fit for me, and my clients should really benefit from Dorsey’s global platform. I’m looking forward to working with my current clients as well as serving existing Dorsey clients from the Denver office.”