Mr Jakob Skaadstrup Andersen > Gorrissen Federspiel > Copenhagen, Denmark > Lawyer Profile

Gorrissen Federspiel
AXELTORV 2
1609 COPENHAGEN V
Denmark

Work Department

Tax

Position

Advises on transactional and international tax matters, including structuring of M&A transactions, corporate reorganizations, transfer pricing matters and VAT. Jakob is an expert on shareholder and corporate taxation. He is an experienced litigator and manages tax controversies from initial audits to settlemnt or litigation.

Career

Joined Gorrissen Federspiel in 1997.

Memberships

International Fiscal Association, Denmark’s Tax Attorneys, International Bar Association.

Education

Graduated in 1992.

Lawyer Rankings

Denmark > Tax

Representing major multinationals in tax controversies, Gorrissen Federspiel is prominent in tax litigation as well as the tax elements of M&A and real estate transactions. Led by Jakob Skaadstrup Andersen, the group is well-regarded for its work on international tax and cross-border mandates, particularly in reorganisations and fund establishments in the Nordic region, the UK and the US. The growing team has seen a number of new arrivals, including former co-head of international tax and transaction services at Ernst & YoungNiclas Holst Sonne and Jesper Anker Howes, who joined from an in-house role at Maersk Tankers, where he was global head of tax. Jan Steen Hansen is another key practitioner.