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Arntzen de Besche

PO BOX 2734, SOLLI, 0204 OSLO, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 23 89 40 00
Fax:
Fax +47 23 89 40 01
Email:
Web:
www.adeb.no
Oslo, Stavanger, Trondheim
Arntzen de Besche, Erlend Haaskjold, Oslo, NORWAY

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Erlend Haaskjold

Tel:
Work +47 23 89 40 00
Email:
Arntzen de Besche

Work Department

Real estate and construction, dispute resolution

Position

Partner. Admitted to the Supreme Court. Mr Haaskjold is a leading member of the Norwegian bar; he was elevated to the Supreme Court Bar in 2003 and has since been lead counsel in several important cases. He appears on a regular basis before the ordinary courts at all levels as well as arbitration tribunals. In addition, Mr Haaskjold is an experienced arbitrator in national and international disputes. He has been called as expert witness on Norwegian law (contract law, company law, and private international law) in other jurisdictions. Mr Haaskjold has for more than a decade been a visiting lecturer in commercial law at the Faculty of Law in the University of Oslo.

Career

2012- Partner, Arntzen de Besche; 2009-12, Attorney-at-law, Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS; 1999-2009, Attorney-at-law, Attorney-General (Civil Affairs); 1998-99, Deputy Judge, Stj√łr- og Verdal District Court; 1995-96, Research Assistant, Scandinavian Institute for Maritime Law.

Languages

English, French, German, Spanish

Member

Norwegian Bar Association, International Bar Association.

Education

B.C.L. University of Oxford (2005), LL.M. London School of Economics (1999), Qualifying law degree from the University of Oslo (1996)


Norway

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Arntzen de Besche's team 'consistently performs solidly with a creative and proactive approach that gives clients the confidence that they don't need to rethink their strategy' and has 'a professional and positive reputation'. Highlights included successfully acting for Ree Minerals Holding in the Supreme Court in a matter relating to share subscriptions, representing Fri Eiendom in a dispute relating to a terminated agreement regarding a property development, and acting for Stainsen Eiendom in an arbitration concerning the right to parking space use. Key names include 'talented litigator' Terje Granvang, 'brilliant adviser' Erlend Haaskjold, Knud Jacob Knudsen and the 'dedicated' Andreas Nordby. Berit Svensli Solseth made partner in 2019. Fred Gade left the firm.

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