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Arve Martin Bjørnvik

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Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

Work Department

Construction and Offshore

Position

Bjørnvik specializes in Litigation and Construction Contracts and Contract Law. He has extensive experience from a broad specter of litigation and advisory assignments for both public and private clients, and holds a central position in Haavind's litigation practice group. Bjørnvik also has wide-ranging experience from construction and fabrication projects. Bjørnvik has extensive engagements as an arbitrator.

Career

Partner, Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS (2010-) Chief District judge (2009-2010) Office of the Attorney General (2004-2009) Appeal Court judge (2005-2006) Attorney-at-law, Wiersholm (2003-2004) Associate and attorney-at-law, BAHR (1999-2003) Cand. jur, University of Tromsø (1999)

Languages

Scandinavian languages and English

Member

Norwegian Bar Association

Education

Cand. jur, University of Tromsø (1999)


Norway

Construction

Within: Leading individuals

Arve Martin Bj√łrnvik - Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

Within: Construction

With 'extensive and diversified experience',¬†Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS¬†provides 'constructive and to-the-point advice' and is 'action oriented, productive, technically brilliant and always aware of what its clients need'. Clients praise litigator¬†Johnny Johansen¬†as 'extremely service minded and a good communicator',¬†Arve Martin Bj√łrnvik¬†as 'a dedicated professional who can pinpoint the arguments needed to move a case forward quickly', and single out¬†Olav Bergsaker¬†for his 'deep knowledge of the industry'. Other key names include group head¬†Henning Nordtvedt,¬†Mikal Br√łndmo¬†and¬†Andreas Rostveit, who joined from Advokatfirmaet F√łyen Torkildsen AS¬†in 2018. The team recently represented the Norwegian Public Roads Authority in a dispute relating to the final settlement of a road project, and acted for KHR Arkitekter in a dispute surrounding the construction of the Alexander Dale Oen Arena in Bergen. Kv√¶rner, Statkraft and Sporveiein are also clients.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

The 'extremely focused and well-prepared' practice at¬†Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS¬†'regularly outperforms the firms it is up against' with 'a hands-on and creative¬†approach, excellent understanding of the law and amazing market knowledge'. Clients single out the 'calm, trustworthy and highly skilled'¬†Rasmus Asbj√łrnsen,¬†who 'balances the ability to draw up the big picture with precision and an excellent court manner';¬†'great litigator'¬†Johnny Johansen, the 'analytical and strategically shrewd'¬†Arve Martin Bj√łrnvik, managing partner and group head¬†Henning Nordtvedt,¬†and¬†Mikal Br√łndmo, who is 'quick, pleasant and productive'. Bj√łrnvik recently acted for Nortura in a compensation claim relating to the extension and renovation of a food processing factory and¬†Goud Helge Homme Fjellheim¬†represented the Norwegian Ministry of Transport in a damages claim relating to the acquisition of a new road toll collection IT system.¬†P√•l Martin Abell¬†and¬†Vebj√łrn Krag Iversen¬†made partner in 2019, and¬†Anne Hesjedal Sending¬†joined from a position at the Attorney General's office.

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