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Arntzen de Besche

Work +47 23 89 40 00
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Oslo, Stavanger, Trondheim

Per A Dagslet

Work +47 23 89 40 00
Arntzen de Besche

Work Department

Corporate, M&A, Bond financing, Securities law.


Partner, Per Dagslet has an extensive experience as legal corporate advisor to Norwegian and international companies. He assists companies in connection with M&A transactions, both public and private transactions, including private equity transactions. Dagslet also assists clients with reorganizations, securities work and corporate work. Furthermore,


2006- Partner, Arntzen de Besche Advokatfirma AS; 2000-2006, Attorney, Arntzen de Besche Advokatfirma AS; 1998-2000, Associate, Advokatfirma de Besche.


English, Scandinavian languages.


Member of the Norwegian Bar Association.


2001 Harvard Law School - US Securities Law, US Accounting, International Law 1992-1998 University of Oslo - Cand. jur.


Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

Per A Dagslet heads up the department at Arntzen de Besche, which is particularly active in the oil, technology, seafood, fisheries and real estate sectors. Clients include Magseis, which Marianne Sahl Sveen assisted with its application for a transfer of listing from Oslo Axess to Oslo Stock Exchange; Palmarium Group, which Trond Kildal acted for on the financing of its acquisition of Lebaba Group through a bond issuance; and Storm Real Estate, which Sveen advised on a NOK28m partially guaranteed rights offering.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

At Arntzen de Besche, Per A Dagslet leads the department, which has notable cross-border elements to its work and excels in the oil and gas, life sciences, technology, fisheries, aquaculture and real estate sectors; clients include Teekay, Rasmussengruppen and Shearwater GeoServices In a recent highlight, Dagslet acted for DCC Energy on its acquisition of Esso Norge's retail petrol station network; other mandates include Lars Horgen Hinze assisting Aurelius and its subsidiary Conaxess Trade Norway with the acquisition of Galleberg and Trond Vernegg advising E-Co Energi Holding on its acquisition of 90% of the shares of Hafslund. Stavanger-based Reidar Smedsvig made partner in 2018, Henrik Braavold Johansen in Oslo made partner in 2019, and Jens Baumann Melberg joined the Stavanger office from Kyllingstad Kleveland Advokatfirma DA.

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