Jacob Brandt


About Jacob Brandt

Right of audience, The Danish High Court 2011
Admission to practice law 2008
Master of Laws 2004


Jacob Brandt has several years of experience dealing with environmental and nature protection, utilities and planning as well as any related municipal and administrative law issues.

Jacob advises public authorities and private enterprises on environmental issues in large infrastructure projects, building and construction, polluting activity, project development and land use, etc. His broad approach combined with expertise skills constitutes the best platform for mastering the highly complex environmental regulation.

Jacob is a busy author and lecturer, teaching five out of eight modules of the basic legal environmental training offered by EnviNa and Bech-Bruun to municipal administrative officers.

Personal ratings

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal500 Rating 2017
- Environment

Clients rate Bech-Bruun’s team as being one of ‘the best in the field’ in all aspects of environmental law, including litigation and regulatory matters. Djurhuus successfully represented the Agriculture & Food Council before the High Court of Western Denmark in a dispute with a Danish municipality regarding illegal conditions in an environmental permit. (...), the team includes (...) partner Jacob Brandt, who has ‘a very good understanding of clients’ needs’.

Legal 500, Environment


  • Chairman, Byggesocietetets bæredygtighedsudvalg
  • Board of directors (member), ATV-fonden for jord og grundvand


  • Restrictions on export of used EEE: A study on the legal possibilities to restrict exports of used electric and electronic equipment
    Nordisk Ministerråd, (69 pages), 2016, Report
  • Miljøret
    8. Edition, Karnov Group, (496 pages), 2015, Book
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