Peter Stig Jakobsen


About Peter Stig Jakobsen

Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court 2006
Admission to practice law 1991
Master of Laws 1988

English, German, Swedish, Norwegian

Peter Stig Jacobsen frequently represents clients in competition, procurement, compensation and criminal cases before the Supreme Court, the High Courts, the Maritime and Commercial High Court, the Competition Council, the Competition Appeals Tribunal, the Complaints Board for Public Procurement and the European Court of Justice as well as in arbitration proceedings.

In addition, Peter Stig has taught competition and marketing law at the University of Copenhagen for a number of years and has co-authored university-level textbooks on procurement and competition law.

Personal ratings

Chambers and partners

Chambers Europe Rating 2018
- Competition/European Law

Peter Stig Jakobsen is described by clients as a "good communicator" who is "very passionate about his cases." Particularly well regarded for his activity in contentious matters and competition litigation, he handles both competition law and public procurement mandates. He recently represented Skou Gruppen in a criminal case regarding the violation of competition law following a dawn raid.

Chambers and Partners Europe, Competition/European Law

Bech-Bruun Recommended by Legal500

Legal 500 Rating 2018
- EU and competition

Bech-Bruun’s ‘very reliable, professional and competent’ competition team is ‘among the best in the country’. Led by ‘incredibly determinedPeter Stig Jakobsen, the nine-partner team regularly acts for private and public sector clients in competition law proceedings and state aid matters.

Legal 500, EU and competition


  • Board of directors (chairman), Erik Jakobsen, Appenæs A/S
  • Board of directors (chairman) Skovselskabet Glumsø Østerskov ApS


  • EU Udbudsretten
    3. Edition, Jurist- og Økonomforbundets Forlag, (650 pages), 2016, Book
  • Menneskerettighedskonventionens betydning for dawn raids
    22. Edition, EU & Menneskeret, 2015, Article
  • EU Public Procurement Law – The Public Sector Directive – The Utilities Directive
    2. Edition, Djøf Publishing, 2012, Book
  • Public Procurement Law – the EU directive on public contracts
    DJØF Publishing, 2006, Book
  • The concept of agreement in Article 81 E.C.
    European Competition Law Review, 2002, Article
  • Establishing a Business in Scandinavia
    Peter Stig Jakobsen, 1996, Book
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