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Peter Stig Jakobsen

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Peter Stig Jakobsen is an EU and competition law specialist

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.

The Team

EU & Competition

  • EU & Competition
  • Procurement
  • Public Law & Administration
  • Marketing and Advertising
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  • Board of directors (chairman), Erik Jakobsen, Appenæs A/S
  • Board of directors (chairman) Skovselskabet Glumsø Østerskov ApS


  • EU Udbudsretten, Jurist- og Økonomforbundets Forlag, 2016. 650 pages. Book
  • Menneskerettighedskonventionens betydning for dawn raids, EU & Menneskeret, 2015. Article
  • EU Public Procurement Law – The Public Sector Directive – The Utilities Directive, Djøf Publishing, 2012. Book
  • EU Udbudsretten – udbudsdirektivet for offentlige myndigheder – forsyningsvirksomhedsdirektivet, Jurist- og Økonomforbundets Forlag, 2011. Book
  • Udbud med mange varenumre, Erhvervsjuridisk Tidsskrift, 2010. Article
  • Konkurrenceretten i EU, Jurist- og Økonomforbundets Forlag, 2009. Book
  • Public Procurement Law – the EU directive on public contracts, DJØF Publishing, 2006. Book
  • EU Udbudsretten – udbudsdirektivet for offentlige myndigheder, Jurist- og Økonomforbundets Forlag, 2005. Book
  • The concept of agreement in Article 81 E.C., European Competition Law Review, 2002. Article
  • EU-Konkurrenceret, Doms- og regelsamling, DJØF Publishing, 2002. Book
  • Konkurrenceretten i Danmark og EU, Schultz Lovkommentar, 2001. Book
  • Establishing a Business in Scandinavia, Peter Stig Jakobsen, 1996. Book

Education and language

  • Right of audience, The Danish Supreme Court
  • Admission to practice law
  • Master of Laws
  • English
  • German
  • Swedish
  • Norwegian


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With experience in contentious and non-contentious matters, Bech-Bruun's practice handles EU and competition, public procurement and state aid mandates for a client roster of contracting authorities, corporations and utility companies. Recent work for contracting authorities includes advising on the obligation to tender, the development of tender strategies, drafting tender material and contracts and implementing tenders; the group also advises businesses participating in tender processes on compliance with suitability requirements and the conformity and optimisation of tender bids. Group head Peter Stig Jakobsen primarily represents clients in cases before the European and Danish courts.

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