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Jes Anker Mikkelsen

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Jes Anker Mikkelsen er specialist i sø- og transportret

Jes Anker Mikkelsen er en af Danmarks mest anerkendte advokater inden for internationale retsforhold qua hans omfattende og mangeårige erfaring med sø- og transportret, offshore installationer, energi og entreprise, forsikringsret og international handel. 

Jes har ført talrige rets- og voldgiftssager, er en efterspurgt voldgiftsdommer og har medvirket som mediator i adskillige sager indenfor alle retsområder i Danmark og udlandet. Han er kendt for sin skarpe og fagligt velfunderede argumentation, men også for sit humoristiske sindelag, som er værdsat af både klienter og modparter. 

Jes’ ekspertise omfatter bl.a. transport af gods, befragtningsaftaler, kollision og bjærgning, dækning under forsikringsaftaler, skadesforsikring, P&I, Hull & Machinery, forsikringsregulatoriske forhold samt forsikringsformidling. Desuden rådgiver han om international handel og er en efterspurgt foredragsholder både nationalt såvel som internationalt.

Herudover indgår Jes i Bech-Bruuns Cross-Border Insolvency Shipping Team, der rådgiver om omstruktureringer i Danmark og udland.


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Forsikring

  • Forsikring
  • Konfliktløsning
  • Shipping og logistik
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Hverv og medlemskaber

  • Formand, Mediationsinstituttet (2007-2010)
  • Medlem, Københavns Advokatforening
  • Medlem, Højesteretsskranken
  • Medlem, International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Medlem, International Maritime Association (CMI) (Titulary member)
  • Formand, Danske Mediatoradvokater (2003-2007)
  • Medlem, International Association for Insurance Law (AIDA)
  • Medlem, Advisory Board for CPR, International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution
  • Medlem, Swedish Maritime Law Association

Publikationer

  • Defusing the Italian torpedo , Maritime and Transport Law News. Volume 9, nummer 2, 2013. Artikel
  • Mediation - not for real litigators?, CDR - Commercial Dispute Resolution, 2013. 4 sider. Artikel
  • Forældreansvarsloven – Notat om bevisbyrde, retsanvendelse og retssikkerhed i forældreansvarsloven, Jurist- og Økonomforbundets Forlag, 2010. Bog
  • Insurance Portfolio Transfers: "Move on and Let go" – Kapitel om Danmark, International Bar Association, 2010. Artikel
  • Tager Koehler over efter Rule B?, Søfart, 2010. Artikel
  • The Death of Winter Storm, European Transport Law, 2010. Artikel
  • Danske regler gælder – også i USA, Søfart, 2009. Artikel
  • Rule B seneste offer for finanskrisen, Søfart, 2009. Artikel
  • Arrest i skibe, Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen, 2005. Artikel
  • Procedural Management in Arbitration, MarIus, 534, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law. 2020, 2021. 9 sider. Artikel
  • Shipping Finance, Euromoney Publications PLC, 1995. Bog
  • Arrest i skib – fordringshavers sikkerhedsstillelse, Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen, 1992. Artikel
  • Maritim konkurrenceret, Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen, 1992. Artikel

Uddannelse og sprog

  • Mediator
  • Møderet, Højesteret
  • Advokat
  • Cand.jur.
  • Engelsk

Ratings

Bech-Bruun focuses on high-end commercial litigation. Especially active in the construction, insurance and financial services sectors, the group also fields experts in arbitration and alternative dispute resolution methods, including mediation and court-based mediation. Jes Anker Mikkelsen specialises in insolvency shipping disputes.

Legal 500, Dispute Resolution

Bech-Bruun's team demonstrates strength across corporate and regulatory issues, reinsurance mandates and insurance-related mediation and litigation. The group is frequently instructed on high-value disputes spanning professional indemnity, all-risks insurance, product liability, marine insurance, personal injury, life insurance and coverage claims. Jes Anker Mikkelsen has experience in cases before the Maritime and Commercial High Court, Danish High Courts and the Supreme Court, as well as disputes settled by mediation.

Jes Anker Mikkelsen has been listed as a Leading individual by Legal 500.

Legal 500, Insurance

Bech-Bruun has an enviable track record in high-profile shipping and transport cases including collisions, charter party disputes, cargo claims and major insurance matters. The team is headed up by Jes Anker Mikkelsen, who is an experienced maritime litigator and arbitrator who is also skilled at handling issues which arise under international trade, offshore, construction and insurance law.

"Jes Anker Mikkelsen, a very qualified litigator with a good grasp on both the industrial aspects and the law."

Jes Anker Mikkelsen has been listed as a Leading individual by Legal 500.

Legal 500, Shipping and Transport

Top Ranked - Chambers Europe

Jes Anker Mikkelsen handles a broad area of disputes, including professional indemnity and product liability matters, having a particular focus on the insurance sector. He is praised for his results-oriented approach by a client who reports that "he is very responsive and gets things moving forward without unnecessary complications."

Chambers and Partners Europe, Dispute Resolution