Insolvency Institute

Jacob Smith Madsen


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Smith Law
Kgs. Nytorv, August Bournonvilles Passage 1,
Copenhagen, DK-1055

T. + 45 50709020


Jacob Smith Madsen is an associate partner of Accura's Resrtucturing & Insolvency.

Jacob specialises in insolvency law and commercial law. In that connection, he advises a large number of Danish and foreign businesses, banks in particular, and he primarily engages in the restructuring of non-performing loans, creditor rights and restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings.

Moreover, Jacob advises both businesses and creditors on management liability and the liability of the board of directors, and he performs legal assessments and conducts litigation concerning voidable transactions.

Jacob has a commercial and solution-oriented approach to cases that he combines with a distinctive transaction-based focus to achieve the best possible solution for the client.

He graduated in law from the University of Aarhus in 2005, and he joined Accura as an assistant attorney in 2006. He was admitted to the Danish bar in 2009 and to practise law before the Danish High Courts in 2011.

Jacob is an Insolvency Lawyer certified by the Association of Danish Insolvency Lawyers (Danske Insolvensadvokater)

Teaching and Publications
From 2010 to 2012, Jacob taught "the law of obligations and property III" (formueret III) at the University of Copenhagen, and now he is teaching "security and creditor rights" (sikkerheds- og kreditorrettigheder) at the University of Copenhagen.

Languages and Memberships
Scandinavian languages and English
The Danish Bar and Law Society
The Association of Danish Insolvency Lawyers
INSOL Europe
International Insolvency Institutes Next Generation Leadership Programme, Class 1

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