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FILIPSTAD BRYGGE 2, PO BOX 1397 VIKA, 0114 OSLO, NORWAY
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Work +47 22 34 00 00
Fax:
Fax +47 22 34 00 01
Email:
Web:
www.grette.no

Jacob S. Bjønness-Jacobsen

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Work +47 97 08 78 98
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Advokatfirmaet Grette AS

Work Department

Company law / M&A

Position

Jacob S. Bjønness-Jacobsen provides expertise in the form of strategic advice on the structuring of organisations and transactions, crisis management and dispute resolution, compliance and investigation. He has extensive experience from directorships, management roles, as well as teaching and tutoring students. He assists Grette’s clients on the organisation of contract negotiations, strategy and analysis, restructuring and refocusing processes, operational audits and investigations in various contexts. He is admitted to the Supreme Court and serves as counsel in company and contract law disputes before the courts and in arbitrations.

Career

2014-: Managing Partner, Grette, 2002-2014: Partner, Grette, 2000-2002: Senior Associate, Arntzen de Besche, 1994-2000: Associate, Advokatfirmaet de Besche & Co, 1998: Secondment Heuking Kühn, Düsseldorf/Koeln, 1993-1994: Legal adviser, Ministry of Justice

Languages

Scandinavian Languages, English, German

Member

Norwegian Bar Association

Education

Admitted to the Supreme Court (2009), University of Oslo (1993, Law degree)


Norway

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Advokatfirmaet Grette AS¬†is recognised for its restructuring and distressed M&A experience, and also handles insolvency and restructuring-related litigation.¬†Thomas J. Fjell¬†leads the team and managing partner¬†Jacob S. Bj√łnness-Jacobsen¬†focuses on financial workouts and restructuring distressed companies. Clients include DNB Bank, Halcyon Capital Management and Danske Bank.

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Legal Developments by:
Advokatfirmaet Grette AS

  • Proposed ban on personal import of medicinal products ordered via Internet

    The Ministry of Health and Care has recently issued a hearing letter proposing stringent restrictions on import of medicinal products for personal use. Among the actions proposed, is a general ban on the import of prescription drugs, and access for Customs to seize and destroy falsified or illegal medicinal products.
    - Advokatfirmaet Grette DA

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