FIDIC Adjudicator Details

International Client Manager

Jacob C.  Jørgensen

  Country of residence: Denmark

  Citizenship: Danish

  https://www.linkedin.com/in/jacob-c-joergensen/

 EMAIL THIS ADJUDICATOR DOWNLOAD CV

Countries with experience

Other countries with experience:

Global regions

  • North America
  • East Asia
  • South Asia
  • East Europe
  • West Europe
  • Middle East
  • North Africa
  • Sub Sahara Africa
  • Caribbean

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Danish
  • Swedish
  • Norwegian

Construction contract experience

  • Construction Contract 2nd Ed (2017 Red Book)
  • Construction Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Red Book)
  • Construction Contract, MDB Harmonised Ed, June 2010
  • Design-Build-Operate Contract, 1st Ed 2008
  • EPC/Turnkey Contract 2nd Ed (2017 Silver Book)
  • EPC/Turnkey Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Silver Book)
  • Plant & Design-Build Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Yellow Book)
  • Plant and Design-Build Contract 2nd Ed (2017 Yellow Book)

Consultancy contract experience

  • Client-Consultant Agreement (White Book), 4th Ed 2006
  • Client-Consultant Agreement (White Book), 5th Ed 2017
  • Joint Venture (Consortium) Agreement, 1st Ed 1992
  • Model Joint Venture (Consortium) Agreement 2ND Edition (2017)
  • Sub-Consultancy Agreement, 2 Ed 2017

Specialist contract experience

  • Not applicable - none of the above

CV - Services offered

  • Arbitration
  • Adjudication
  • Mediation
  • Conciliation
  • Contract Expert/specialist
  • Independent expert
  • Expert witness
  • Councillor
  • Educational qualifications

Technical expertise

  • Case examples:_x000D_ _x000D_ Infrastructure Projects: _x000D_ _x000D_ - Represented the contractor consortium before a tribunal under the auspices of the Danish Construction Board of Arbitration (VBA) against the Employer (Metroselskabet) and various sub-contractors, working in a team of lawyers from Plesner. This work involved working with delay analysis experts, technical and quantum experts, drafting of submissions and conducting legal research as well as preparing fact witnesses and pleadings for the hearings._x000D_ _x000D_ - Represented two different Danish EPC Contractors in several arbitrations against sub-contractors and Employers related to among other things: A harbour project in Greenland, an airport project in the Middle East, a road project in Africa, a major bridge and tunnel project in Denmark, and several Danish commercial and residential real estate projects. This work involved the drafting of submissions and preparing pleadings for the hearings; engaging technical and quantum experts and preparing witness testimony._x000D_ _x000D_ Commercial real estate:_x000D_ _x000D_ - Represented the Employer against the EPC contractor in an arbitration under the auspices of
  • - Represented the contractor consortium before a tribunal under the auspices of the Danish Construction Board of Arbitration (VBA) against the Employer (Metroselskabet) and various sub-contractors, working in a team of lawyers from Plesner. Assets in dispute: 4.5 billion DKK. Role: Senior Associate._x000D_
    _x000D_
    - Represented two different Danish EPC Contractors in several arbitrations against sub-contractors and Employers related to among other things: A harbour project in Greenland, an airport project in the Middle East, a road project in Africa, a major bridge and tunnel project in Denmark, and several Danish commercial and residential real estate projects. Total assets in dispute: Approx. 2 billion DKK. Role: Senior Associate._x000D_
    _x000D_
    Commercial real estate:_x000D_
    _x000D_
    - Represented the Employer against the EPC contractor in an arbitration under the auspices of the Danish Arbitration Institute over defects and delays in connection with a hotel project. Assets in dispute: 20 million DKK. Role: Lead Counsel._x000D_
    _x000D_
    Energy Projects:_x000D_
    _x000D_
    - Represented the EPC contractor together with a team of lawyers in an ICC arbitration against the Employer in co

Short summary experiences

Energy Projects

Position and experience

Acredited mediator: Commercial
Acredited arbitrator: Oil & Gas

Employment status:
Present position: Head of Contract Management with Cadeler A/S (www.cadeler.com)
Previous positions: 2018: High Court Judge (pro tem) in the 7th Chamber of the Eastern Division of the Danish High Court (Østre Landsret). (www.oestrelandsret.dk), 2015-18: In-House Counsel, Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (www.bwsc.dk), 2006-14: Partner, Sand & Partners - Philip Law Firm - Bech-Bruun, (www.bechbruun.com), 2004-06: Senior Associate, Lalive (Geneva), (www.lalive.ch), 2003-04: Legal Counsel, The Swiss Institute of Comparative Law, (www.isdc.ch), 2001-03: Associate, Plesner, (www.plesner.com), 2000-01: The Claims Resolution Tribunal for Dormant Accounts in Switzerland (www.crt-ii.org)

Experience

  • Infrastructure Projects

Affiliations/Memberships

  • Society of Construction Law (Member)
  • Chinese Arbitration Association (CAA) (Arbitrator panelist)
  • Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) (Arbitrator panelist)
  • Det Danske Advokatsamfund (Member)
  • The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) (Fellow)
  • WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center (Arbitrator panellist)
  • Vienna International Arbitral Centre (listed as an international arbitration practitioner)
  • Dubai International Arbitration Centre (Arbitrator panellist)
  • Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC) (Arbitrator panellist)
  • European Environmental Law Forum (Member)
  • The ICC Commission on Environment and Energy (Member)
  • Environmental Law Network International (ELNI) (Member)

Panel listings

  • Chinese Arbitration Association (CAA) (Arbitrator panelist)
  • Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) (Arbitrator panelist)
  • Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC) (Arbitrator panellist)
  • WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center (Arbitrator panellist)
  • Dubai International Arbitration Centre (Arbitrator panellist)
  • Vienna International Arbitral Centre (listed as an international arbitration practitioner)

Qualifications, jurisdiction and discipline

  • 2003: Attorney-at-Law (Advokat H) - Denmark - with right of audience in the Danish Supreme Court.
  • 2005: Trust & Estate Practitioner (TEP)
  • England & Wales
  • 2016: Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb)
  • England & Wales
  • 2021: Certified FIDIC Adjudicator (FCA)
  • international