Jacob Hamilton


Jacob Hamilton has been a partner at Foyen Advokatfirma since 2010. He focuses on contract negotiations and disputes in the construction industry, including in respect of delivery and installation of energy facilities and industrial facilities.

He represents utilities and developers in procurements in conjunction with wind power, CHP plants, and hydroelectric power, and represents industrial companies in connection with procurement of industrial plants. In addition, he has significant experience as legal counsel in disputes regarding the delivery and installation of energy facilities and industrial plants.

Jacob is also lectures in the area of construction law on subjects such as Swedish and international standard agreements, including ABA 99 and FIDIC.

Areas of expertise
  • LL.M. (Lund University, 2000)
    • English

Getting the Deal Through – Construction 2022.
Jacob Hamilton has together with Senior Associate Axel Ryning and partners Per Vestman and Richard Sahlberg explained what applies with respect to construction law in Sweden.

Recommended, Legal 500*, Energy, 2020, 2019, 2018.

*Every year, Legal 500 carries out a ranking of the world’s leading lawyers and law firms. The London-based rankings institute is recognized as one of the world’s largest legal guides, the basis of which consists of over 300,000 interviews based exclusively on merit.