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Morten Goller

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Procurement, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Construction, EU/EEA and Competition Law, Tax


Partner Morten Goller works with dispute resolution, including litigation and negotiations, in public procurement, competition law, contract law and constructions, and tax law. He also advises Norwegian and foreign clients on state aid and competition law and has particular expertise on public procurement. Goller has previously worked for the Attorney General (Civil Affairs) and is a member of the Norwegian Complaints Board for Public Procurement. He is admitted to the Supreme Court and litigates regularly before Norwegian courts. Goller also has experience from international arbitration and the EFTA Court.


Partner, Wiersholm, 2014 Partner, Wikborg, Rein & Co, 2001-2014 Lawyer, the Office of the Attorney General (Civil Affairs), 1993-2000 Mandatory Army Service, the Office of the Judge Advocate General, 1992-1993


Admitted to the Supreme Court, 2001 LLM (Master of Laws), Columbia University, NY, 1996-97 Cand. Jur., University of Oslo, 1992


Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Wiersholm’s clients, which include AIG Europe, Danske Bank and Statoil, are β€˜highly impressed with the level of service’ provided by its β€˜responsive and hardworking team’. The β€˜incredibly bright’ Olav Perland, who β€˜has a veritable wealth of knowledge’, leads the practice. Other noteworthy practitioners include Ronny Lund, maritime expert Christian Hauge, Magnus Hellesylt and public procurement specialist Morten Goller. Energy lawyer Jon Rabben joined from Wikborg Rein. Anders Ryssdal joined Advokatfirmaet Glittertind AS.

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EU and competition

Within: Leading individuals

Morten Goller - Wiersholm

Within: EU and competition

In Wiersholm’s β€˜high quality’ department, the β€˜hardworking’ HΓ₯kon Cosma StΓΈrdal leads the competition and antirust group, while the β€˜outstanding’ Stephan Jervell and Morten Goller, who is β€˜without doubt the best procurement lawyer in the country’, lead the public procurement team. Thomas Naalsund is also praised for his β€˜remarkable ability to get to the core of any issue’. Anders Ryssdal joined Advokatfirmaet Glittertind AS.

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Within: Tax

Bettina Banoun leads Wiersholm’s β€˜outstanding’ group, which β€˜has excellent business knowledge, enabling to-the-point and commercial advice’ across corporate tax issues and tax litigation. Clients include Statoil, Ikea, Saga Tankers and Songa Offshore. The β€˜brilliant’ Andreas Bullen is recommended for transfer pricing issues, Morten Goller handles contentious matters and Nicolay Vold focuses on corporate tax.

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