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Norway

Banking and finance (including shipping finance)
Banking and finance (including shipping finance) - ranked: tier 3

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Advokatfirmaet Grette DA’s ‘commercial as well as reliable’ team is ‘exceptional in financial services regulation’, and has recently seen an increase in project financings, international debt and restructuring mandates. Børge Grøttjord and regulatory expert Karl Rosén jointly head the practice.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 2

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Advokatfirmaet Grette DA has ‘an up-and-coming team with a challenger mindset’, led by ‘best-in-classAndreas Myrstad. The practice acts for issuers as well as underwriters, and has sector strengths in life sciences, energy and technology.

Next generation lawyers

Andreas Myrstad - Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Noted for its life sciences and technology sector strengths, Advokatfirmaet Grette DAexcels in delivery and accuracy’. ‘Extremely strong’ department head Karl Rosén, Andreas Myrstad and Thomas Fjell are recommended.

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Construction
Construction - ranked: tier 2

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Advokatfirmaet Grette DA acts for several public and private sector contractors, including HENT, Nye Veier and Bravida Norge. Practice head Anne Cathrine Røed and contentious expert Rolf Markussen are recommended.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Advokatfirmaet Grette DA’s ‘excellent’ practice is experienced in construction, real estate, IP and employment disputes. Representative clients include Orkla, Helm and National Oilwell Varco. Amund Brede Svendsen leads the team, which also includes ‘master negotiatorChristopher Hansteen, and IP expert Felix Reimers.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 3

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Advokatfirmaet Grette DA is noted for its public procurement expertise, with Marie Braadland – considered ‘one of the best in her field’ – leading in this area. The practice is headed by the ‘well-versed’ Odd Stemsrud, who joined from Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS in 2016. Harald Fosse is recommended.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Advokatfirmaet Grette DA has ‘a broad-mindedness and depth that is rare’, adopting ‘a pragmatic and business-oriented approach to any task’. Team head Jens Kristian Johansen is ‘a well-connected professional’, and Christopher Hansteen is ‘incredibly insightful’. The practice is noted for its contentious expertise.

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Insolvency and corporate recovery
Insolvency and corporate recovery - ranked: tier 3

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Advokatfirmaet Grette DA primarily advises on matters regarding financially distressed businesses, assisting borrowers as well as lenders with corporate recovery issues and restructurings, often with an international element. Thomas Fjell leads the department, which also includes Jacob Bjønness-Jacobsen and the ‘experiencedBørge Grøttjord.

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Intellectual property and TMT
Intellectual property and TMT - ranked: tier 1

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Leader in the fieldAdvokatfirmaet Grette DA demonstrates ‘excellent IP skills’ and is ‘always reliable as well as effective’. The ‘wise and innovativeFelix Reimers specialises in trade mark issues, and Øystein Flagstad is recommended for TMT work. The ‘calmly understatedIda Gjessing is representing Orkla in a trade mark dispute with Maarud, which is on appeal.

Leading individuals

Ida Gjessing - Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

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Real estate
Real estate - ranked: tier 3

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Advokatfirmaet Grette DA’s ‘hands-on team’ advises clients such as Pareto Securities and Olav Thon Group on transactions, property developments and residential projects. Dag Henden Torsteinsen heads the practice.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 3

Grette DA, Advokatfirmaet

Described as a ‘client-oriented firm’, Advokatfirmaet Grette DA’s sector specialisms in pharmaceuticals, technology and energy are the main drivers of its tax practice. Department head Thomas Alnæs is recommended for tax planning. Tore Karlsson advises individuals on personal tax issues and also specialises in VAT matters.

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Norway

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Legal Developments by:
Advokatfirmaet Grette DA

  • Proposed ban on personal import of medicinal products ordered via Internet

    The Ministry of Health and Care has recently issued a hearing letter proposing stringent restrictions on import of medicinal products for personal use. Among the actions proposed, is a general ban on the import of prescription drugs, and access for Customs to seize and destroy falsified or illegal medicinal products.
    - Advokatfirmaet Grette DA

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