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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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HAAKON VII'S GATE 10, PO BOX 1484 VIKA, 0116 OSLO, NORWAY
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Work +47 23 11 11 11
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Fax +47 23 11 10 10
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www.thommessen.no
Bergen, London, Oslo, Stavanger
Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS, Hanne Skaarberg Holen, Oslo, NORWAY

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Hanne Skaarberg Holen

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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Work Department

Tax and Duties

Position

Partner. Mrs Hanne Skaarberg Holen has extensive experience with handling large-scale and complex cases, focusing on tax law and company law. She has litigated tax cases regarding taxation of dividends, reorganisations, exit tax, inheritance, transfer pricing, tax treaty law and EEC law before county courts, appeal courts and the Supreme court as well as the EFTA court. From her background as an auditor, lawyer and partner in PwC, she acquired comprehensive knowledge regarding the organization of functions, income, expenses, authority and responsibility within large corporate structures. She uses this in her work regarding tax and liability issues. Over time, Hanne has worked extensively with the finance industry, but also within oil service and E&P. In addition to her work as a lawyer, she has held various management positions, including chairman of a publicly quoted company, technical partner and member of the leadership team at law firm PwC and as Managing Partner of Arntzen de Besche.

Career

2015 Partner, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2014-2015 Managing Partner, Arntzen de Besche; 2012-2015 Partner, Arntzen de Besche; 2005-2012 Partner, Law firm PricewaterhouseCoopers AS; 2005-1998 Associate/lawyer/senior lawyer, Law firm PricewaterhouseCoopers AS; 2005 Admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway; 1986-1998 Auditor assistant/senior/manager, Price Waterhouse A.S.

Languages

English, French

Member

Norwegian Bar Association

Education

1994-1998 Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo; 1983-1986 Licence en Sciences Économiques, Université de Lausanne; 1981-1983 International Baccalaureate, St Clare’s Hall, Oxford


Norway

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Asle Bjelland leads the ‘extremely well-prepared’ team in Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS’ Oslo office, while Trond Hatland heads the group in Bergen. Henning Harborg, Eirik Raanes and Hanne Skaarberg Holen are also names to note, and Henrik Hagberg was a recent arrival from Wikborg Rein. Recent highlights include defending multiple insurers in a recourse claim following a train fire, and acting for Transocean in a tax evasion case.

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Tax

Within: Tax

Ståle Kristiansen, Hanne Skaarberg Holen and ‘absolutely brilliant’ managing associate Bjørn Christian Lilletvedt Tovsen are other names to note.

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Legal Developments by:
Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

  • Markedsføring: EU med liste over helsepÃ¥stander

    EU-kommisjonen publiserte 25. mai 2012 den såkalte artikkel 13-listen med 222 godkjente helsepåstander i markedsføring, etter anbefaling fra den Europeiske vitenskapskomité for mattrygghet (EFSA).
    - Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

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