IDI Country expert for Denmark
Year of birth
2002 Master of Laws, University of Copenhagen
Attorney-at-law (admitted to the Bar in Denmark in 2005)
Current professional position
Attorney-at-Law and partner at Plesner Law Firm, Copenhagen
2005-2006 External lecturer in intellectual property law and marketing law, Aarhus University, Denmark.
Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is head of the practice area Commercial Contracts and provides advice to Danish, international and multinational undertakings on national and international contracts. Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen has extensive knowledge of and experience in a wide variety of contract and agreement types, including sales and distribution agreements, agency agreements, franchise agreements, supplier agreements and purchasing contracts. Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen also has extensive experience in the handling of conflicts and disputes in commercial contractual relationships. Furthermore, Jacob Ørskov Rasmussen is head of the practice area Automotive and has special expertise within this practice area. His clients include car factories, private and factory-owned car importers and financing companies.
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