For more than 10 years, Jacob Allon has advised and assisted private businesses in matters primarily related to large-scale legal disputes within various areas of law, including construction law and professional liability.
Jacob has extensive experience in handling and litigating complex national court cases as well as national and international arbitrations. He always aims for the very best outcome for the client, be it in the form of a settlement, a final verdict or an arbitration award.
In addition to his work within dispute resolution, Jacob advises public authorities, public-sector companies and private businesses on existing as well as future contractual relationships.
Jacob speaks the Scandinavian languages and English.
EDUCATION AND CAREER
Attorney, VILTOFT, 2017-
Attorney, Gorrissen Federspiel, Copenhagen, 2012-2016
Litigation - specialist education, 2014
Foreign lawyer, Paul, Weiss, RIfkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, New York, 2011-2012
Attorney, Gorrissen Federspiel, Copenhagen, 2009-2011
Admitted to the Danish Bar, 2009
Attorney assistant, Gorrissen Federspiel, Copenhagen, 2006-2009
Masters of Laws (LL.M.), University of Copenhagen, 2006
English for Law, University of Copenhagen, 2005
Internal lecturer - litigation, Gorrissen Federspiel, Copenhagen/Aarhus, 2012-2016
Board member and co-founder, YAC - Young Arbitrators Copenhagen, 2013-2016