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Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS

TJUVHOLMEN ALL√Č 1, PO BOX 1324 VIKA, 0112 OSLO, NORWAY
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Work +47 23 11 65 00
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Web:
www.selmer.no
Oslo, Trondheim

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Asbjørn Berg

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Work +47 909 67 350
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www.selmer.no/en/our-people/partners/as
Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Partner / lawyer

Career

Asbjørn Berg has more than 30 years’ experience in litigation and corporate law matters. He is a dispute resolution expert and regularly litigates cases within a wide variety of sectors and legal disciplines, both before the ordinary courts and in arbitration. He has acted as lead counsel in several significant matters related to transactions, ship design and construction, patents, real estate development, pensions, telecom and contractual liability, and has extensive experience within planning and litigating complex disputes. He is also appointed as arbitrator.

Besides his litigation practice, Asbjørn advises on construction, public procurement, distribution and transport matters. He has many years’ experience as counsel to property owners and real estate developers, providing advice through all stages of real estate development. In addition, he advises both public authorities and suppliers in public procurement processes. Asbjørn also represents Norwegian and international companies in distribution matters, and with the securing and commercialisation of intellectual property rights, including agency and licensing agreements. Within the transportation sector, he has extensive experience as an adviser on issues relating to passenger transport, transport of goods, logistics and third-party solutions.


Norway

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

The 'highly¬†professional' practice at¬†Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS¬†has 'a helpful, hands-on approach' and is 'very dedicated to its clients'. The practice is recognised for its experience in contract disputes with notable expertise in the shipping, IT, construction, IP and real estate sectors.¬†Asbj√łrn Berg¬†and¬†Carl Roberts¬†jointly lead the team; Berg recently defended Daimler in a compensation claim filed following a European Commission decision which fined truck manufacturers for impermissible information exchanges, and Roberts is 'a good team player, who excels in global commercial conflicts'. The practice gained¬†Eirik H√łiby¬†and¬†Christian Steen Eriksen¬†following the firm's 2019 merger with Kyllingstad Kleveland Advokatfirma DA.

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