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Stig Even Jakobsen


CMS Kluge Advokatfirma AS
Bryggegata 6
NO-0250 Oslo
PO Box 1548 Vika
NO-0117 Oslo
Languages Norwegian, English

Stig Even Jakobsen is a partner and lawyer in the department of Corporate at CMS Kluge lawfirm. He primarily works with transactions (mergers and acquisitions), a variety of company law issues, pension and securities law and infrastructure projects.

With a background as an MSc in Business Economics and an attorney, Stig Even Jakobsen has a pool of experience that provides deep insight into the commercial challenges faced by clients, enabling him to provide closely targeted and relevant legal assistance.

Stig Even Jakobsen spent five years working with international purchases and sales (M&A) as an attorney at Telenor Group, where he was a member of the Telenor international M&A department. In recent years, he has worked extensively with and for a range of fund structures, from securities funds (UCITS) for Pareto Asset Management AS (where he is Chairman of the Board) to seed funds. He has extensive experience in preparing investment agreements and shareholder agreements, as well as in the acquisition/emission and sale of portfolio companies.

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Relevant experience

  • 2013 - Partner, CMS Kluge Advokatfirma AS (prev. Kluge Advokatfirma AS)
  • 2006 - 2013 Partner, Legalteam advokatfirma DA
  • 2000 - 2005 Attorney, Group Legal Telenor
  • 1997 - 1999 Attorney, BAHR
  • 1996 Attorney, Slaughter and May Solicitors and Nomura Securities London
  • 1995 - 1996 Associate, BAHR
  • 1993 - 1994 Research Assistant, Department of Private Law
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Memberships & Roles

  • Chairman of the Board Nordic Aquafarms Holding AS
  • Chairman of the Board West Indian Energy Holding AS, Pareto Staur SPV I AS and Pareto Energy Solutions AS
  • Member of the Norwegian Bar Association
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Awards & Rankings

Legal 500 Commercial, corporate and M&A: Stig Even Jakobsen is ‘particularly experienced and thorough’.

emea recommended lawyer 2022


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  • 1994 Candidate of Law, University of Oslo
  • 1991 Master of Business and Economics, the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (NHH)
  • 1986 Basic course, mathematics
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