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BYGDØY ALLÉ 2, PO BOX 359 SENTRUM, 0101 OSLO, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 22 43 30 00
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Fax +47 22 43 30 01
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Web:
www.haavind.no
Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS, Olav Bergsaker, Oslo, NORWAY

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Olav Bergsaker

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Work +47 91 51 40 16
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Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

Work Department

Construction and Offshore.

Position

Olav Bergsaker is head of the business area Construction and Offshore, and is a member of the practice groups for Construction, Public Procurement, Fabrication Contracts, and Litigation. Olav Bergsaker has particular knowledge of construction and delivery contracts. He has also experience from public procurement and real estate issues. For the last years he has primarily worked with: • Advice related to drafting and implementation of construction and offshore delivery contracts • Assistance at preparing of final settlement and litigation related to all sorts of construction and delivery contracts • Drafting of terms and conditions for industrial delivery and purchase • Advising in connection with claims related to consultants liabilities • Preparation of invitations to tender, advice during tender processes and assistance in connection with complaints and litigation.

Career

Partner in Vislie, Ødegaard & Kolrud , now Advokatfirmaet Haavind (1990) Vislie, Ødegaard & Kolrud (1985-) Deputy judge (1984-1985) Ministry of Labour Affairs (1979-1984).

Languages

English.

Education

Cand. jur, University of Oslo (1979).


Norway

Construction

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 Bjørnvik 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 Brøndmo and Andreas Rostveit, who joined from Advokatfirmaet Føyen 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. KvÌrner, Statkraft and Sporveiein are also clients.

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