• 2014

    Several wind farm and hydro power projects

    Jacob has advised various clients on several wind farm and hydro power projects in Norway and abroad. This includes ongoing hydro power projects such as Lysebotn II and Dammer Skjerkevatnin addition to hydro power projects on Borneo. The wind farm projects he has been involved in includes projects such as Guleslettene, Tonstad, Midtfjellet and Tellenes.

Work experience

  • 2010–
    Partner, Oslo office, Thommessen
  • 2006–2010
    Lawyer, Oslo office, Thommessen
  • 2004
    Admitted to the bar
  • 2001–2006
    Lawyer, Legal department, Norsk Hydro ASA
  • 2000–2001
    Secretary, The governmnet appointed commission of inquiry into the rail accidents on Rørosbanen 4 Jan 2000 and at Lillestrøm 5 April 2000
  • 1999–2001
    Associate, Advokatfirmaet Arntzen, Underland & Co ANS/Advokatfirmaet Arntzen de Besche AS


  • 1993–1998
    Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo