Mette-Marie Henrichsen

Mette-Marie Henrichsen

Denmark, Copenhagen
Senior Corporate Counsel at Novo Nordisk A/S
Profession: In-House Counsel, Lawyer
Industry: Pharma


Since 1st Feb 2021 I am a senior corporate counsel at Novo Nordisk A/S. I am working in the Pharma Law team in Global Legal and Patents in HQ. Previously I have been employed at Plesner Law firm in Copenhagen for 9 years where I assisted the Life Science industries with matters such as marketing compliance, regulatory activities and agreements. From 2018-2021 I was a member of the Board of Directors of the Danish Life Science Law Association. I am a co-writer of the book Danish Life Science Law


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Novo Nordisk A/S

Senior Corporate Counsel at Novo Nordisk A/S

February 2021 - Present • Copenhagen, Denmark

Senior Corporate Counsel in the Pharma Law team which is a part of the Global Legal and Patents department in HQ.

Plesner Law firm

Attorney-at-law, Director at Plesner Law firm

9 years • January 2012 - January 2021 • Copenhagen, Denmark

2020 September - 2021 February : Attorney-at-law, Director, Plesner 2016-2020: Attorney-at-law, Plesner 2013-2016: Assistant-attorney, Plesner 2012-2013: Legal Intern, Plesner


The Danish Bar & Law Society

After being an assistant attorney for three years and having past the exams I became an attorney-at-law in 20216.

Copenhagen University

Master-of Law from Copenhagen University

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