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. Further, Peter Stig has significant expertise working closely with clients across a broad range of sectors including media, consumer product and retail, agriculture, motor vehicles, manufacturing industries, construction industries, ports and utilities.

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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Legal 500 - Bech-Bruun

Bech-Bruun represents both domestic and international clients before the Danish regulatory bodies and the EU Commission. Its competition team works with a broad range of industry clients and has a strong track record in handling major public procurement mandates, including contentious procurement proceedings. The group has several public procurement law specialists, including practice head and experienced litigator Peter Stig Jakobsen (...), who handles cases before the Danish Complaints Board for Public Procurement. (...)

Peter Stig Jakobsen has been listed as a Leading individual by Legal 500.

Legal 500, EU, Competition and Public Procurement

Peter Stig Jakobsen principally represents clients in significant procurement matters, including handling tender procedures for projects, as well as European Commission investigations and claims for damages. One client states: "He has great insight into our company, ensuring fast and accurate deliveries that suit our needs."

Chambers and Partners Europe, Competition/European Law


  • 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