Jakob Rosing specialises in maritime and transport matters, all aspects of insurance and tort law, as well as dispute resolution within a broad commercial law context.
Much of Jakob's work involves conducting litigation and arbitration in Denmark and abroad. He has handled a multitude of disputes, including group actions and high-profile cross-border disputes within the financial sector.
Jakob appears regularly before the Maritime & Commercial High Court in Copenhagen and the Danish High Courts and he has right of audience before the Danish Supreme Court before which he has argued several cases. He is a member of the firm's dispute resolution group.
Many of Jakob's cases involve international aspects, such as issues about conflict of laws.
Jakob has extensive experience in arrest and injunction proceedings, and with the enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards in Denmark.
He is also highly experienced within all types of insurance matters, including in particular matters concerning marine and transport insurance (cargo, hull and machinery, P&I and freight forwarders' liability), professional indemnity, prospectus and D&O liability.
Jakob's has also assisted a broad range of clients with the negotiation and drafting of logistics agreements and other transport-related agreements.
Jakob's experience include advice on international trade issues and he has considerable experience in drafting standard terms and conditions, particularly general terms and conditions of sale and delivery, and terms of purchase.
Jakob’s commercial and proactive approach enables him to quickly identify client opportunities and risks. Drawing on his extensive experience in dispute resolution, Jakob always provides advice that prioritises the most critical issues in order to achieve client objectives swiftly and cost-effectively.
Legal 500 2020
Shipping & Transport, Leading Individual
Jakob Rosing is recommended as a leading individual within shipping and transport.
Legal 500 2020
Jakob Rosing is recommended within insurance.
Chambers Europe 2020
Jakob Rosing advises clients on insurance and cargo claims, contracts and maritime disputes, often with a cross-border focus. Sources describe him as a "highly qualified shipping lawyer." They also note that he is"well organised and responds quickly."
Legal 500 2019
Shipping & Transport
Kromann Reumert's practice is particularly strong in marine insurance, cargo recovery and casualty matters. In a recent highlight, the firm acted for Codan Insurance in a cargo recovery claim relating to cargo which was damaged during terminal handling. Litigator Jakob Rosing represented Guvnor in a claim against a storage provider, which wrongfully terminated a contract due to the contamination of oil storage tanks.
Chambers Europe 2019
Jakob Rosing advises on wet and dry shipping litigation. He has a particular focus on cargo recovery and insurance claims.
Chambers Europe 2018
Jakob Rosing has considerable experience acting on cargo recovery and shipping-related transactional work. He also acts as a litigator in contentious shipping disputes.
Legal 500 2017
Shipping & Transport
The ‘diligent’, ‘very capable’ Jakob Rosing handles transactional matters.
Chambers Europe 2017
Jakob Rosing is respected by both peers and clients within the shipping industry and acts on a range of shipping matters, including insurance defence and transactional work.
Chambers Europe 2016
Jakob Rosing assists with both wet and dry shipping matters. He assists with both contentious and advisory mandates, including cargo recovery and transactional work.
Chambers Europe 2015
Jakob Rosing has broad-ranging experience in both wet and dry issues, with specialist expertise in defence, cargo recovery and transactional matters. Clients say he "is very swift, has lots of ideas on how we can bring cases forward, and is very honest with advice."
Legal 500 2015
Insurance and tort law lawyer Jakob Rosing is a class action expert.
Legal 500 2013
This ‘excellent, proactive’ team also features Jakob Rosing.
Chambers Europe 2014
Jakob Rosing rises up the rankings on the strength of comments from respondents. One market commentator praises him as "very strong and a great litigator." He is highly respected by peers, who see him as a "very commercial" practitioner.