Jakob is one of the leading advisors in Denmark when it comes to complex contractual relationships in sectors such as energy, transport, logistics and production.
For more than 30 years, he has advised companies, organisations and public authorities around the world on the establishment and operation of technical systems, including IT, logistics, power plants and power distribution.
Jakob combines a grasp of seeing the big picture, attention to detail and the ability to focus on the real needs and goals of the parties involved. His assistance is therefore highly sought after by key global players in the green transition and streamlining.
Jakob is a certified mediator and has written several books on international contracts. Published by a renowned publisher, Jakob’s books have gone on to become international bestsellers.
Experience & Education
- 1986 Master of Law, Aarhus University
- 1989 EYLC, King's College, University of London
- 1995 BCom (specialised in international trade), Aarhus School of Business
- 2007 Mediator, Copenhagen & London
Admission to practise law
Right of audience
- The Supreme Court
American Bar Association (ABA)
Association of Danish IT Attorneys
- Danish Mediation Lawyers
Sørensen, J.B. (2019). FIDIC Silver Book: A companion to the 2017 EPC/Turnkey Contract. ICE Publishing
Sørensen, J.B. (2019). FIDIC Red Book: A companion to the 2017 Construction Contract. ICE Publishing
Sørensen, J.B. (2019). FIDIC Yellow Book: A companion to the 2017 Plant and Design-Build Contract. ICE Publishing
Sørensen, J.B. & Torp, K. (2017). The Second Look in European Union Competition Law: A Scandinavian Perspective. Journal of International Arbitration 34(1), 35-54.