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HAAKON VIIS GATE 10, PO BOX 1752, VIKA, 0122 OSLO, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 22 47 97 00
Fax:
Fax +47 21 05 85 85
Email:
Web:
www.kvale.no
Kvale Advokatfirma DA, Henrik Svane, Oslo, NORWAY

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Henrik Svane

Tel:
Work 22479700
Email:
Web:
www.kvale.no/en/employees/partners/henrik-svane/
Kvale Advokatfirma DA

Work Department

Competition and EU.

Position

Mr Henrik Svane is an expert in competition and EU/EEA law. He represents a number of Norwegian and foreign clients in EU and competition legal cases for the Competition Authority, the courts, in notifications of agreements, acquisitions and mergers and public procurements, and has a substantial experience in these fields. Henrik has in the recent years consulted a number of companies within the pharmaceutical and grocery trade.

Career

2003 - Partner, Kvale; 1997 - 2002 Partner, Wiersholm, Mellbye & Bech; 1995 - 1996 Senior Lawyer, Wiersholm, Mellbye & Bech; 1991 - 1994 Associate, Wiersholm, Mellbye & Bech; 1988 - 1991 Executive Officer, The Price Directorate; 1987 - 1988 Associate, Legal Department, Københavns Telefon Aktieselskab

Languages

Danish, Norwegian and English

Member

The Norwegian Bar Association

Education

1987 Cand. jur., University of Copenhagen


Norway

EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

Kvale Advokatfirma DA's 'highly competent' sector-focused team excels in merger clearance work and has substantial knowledge of the TMT, energy, food, life sciences and healthcare industries with a client roster including Bunker Oil, Tine and Broadnet. In a recent highlight, group head Kristin Hjelmaas Valla advised Telia Norge on the competition elements of two separate merger filings; she receives praise for her 'efficiency, responsiveness and communication skills'. Henrik Svane recently acted for Orkla on two merger notifications and clearances and advised Beiersdorf on the competition aspects of the reorganisation of its Norwegian business, and senior lawyer Marit Aaberg, who is a state aid and public procurement expert, assisted Oslo Vognselskap with various public procurement and conflict of interest issues.

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