Jakob specialises in banking and finance law and restructurings. Jakob advises Danish and international lenders and borrowers on debt capital financing, including in particular acquisition financing, mezzanine financing, bond issues, securitisation, PPP financing, as well as ship and aircraft financing. He also advises on financial restructurings and have advised both lenders and borrowers on restructurings within a number of sectors (financial institutions, real property, shipping and car leasing). Jakob heads Kromann Reumert's banking and finance group.
From 2002 to 2005, Jakob managed Kromann Reumert's London office and he became a partner in 2007.