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Jarle W Holstrøm

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Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

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Real estate.


Holstrøm works in our business area Real estate, and is head of the group for Property and Planning law. During the last years he has particularly worked with real estate, energy & natural recourses, planning law and construction. This includes: • Litigation • Construction law • Real estate • Consession • Expropriation • Planning law Holstrøm is a speaker at seminars and conferences for real estate and energy & natural recourses.


Partner, Advokatfirmaet Haavind Vislie (2006) Vislie, Ødegaard & Kolrud, now Advokatfirmaet Haavind (1999-).


Cand. jur, UiO (1998).


Electricity and renewable energy

Within: Electricity and renewable energy

With 'detailed knowledge and a highly commercial approach', Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS fields a team of 'professional and pragmatic' individuals including group head Aksel Tannum, who has 'a deep understanding of the sector and consistently seeks solutions throughout', Johan Fredrik Remmen, newly promoted partner Jøran Sandvik, infrastructure specialist Jarle W Holstrøm, litigator Håkon Bleken and renewables expert and senior lawyer Mari Reitzel Bjerke. In a recent highlight, Sandvik led advice to BlackRock on its acquisition of the Guleslettene wind farm; the team also assisted Statnett with the establishment of a new central power grid in Northern Norway, acted for Eolus Vind Norge on the development of a wind power project, and handled the establishment of an onshore wind power cluster project for Fosen Vind. Pål Martin Abell also made partner in 2019.

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Real estate

Within: Real estate

Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS' 'solution-oriented and pragmatic' team 'combines a strong technical background with excellent commercial acumen' making it, arguably, 'the most efficient firm in Norway' for real estate work. The group's client roster includes Storebrand Eiendom, which it is advising on a large development and transformation project in Oslo; NRP Finans, which it assisted with its disposal of a portfolio of real estate companies; and new client Canica Eiendom, which it acted for on the purchase of an office building. 'Standout lawyer' and practice head Jarle W Holstrøm 'delivers strategic choices', transactional lead Christian Bjørn-Hansen is 'a strong negotiator with the ability to focus on the legal and commercial aspects of a deal', Erling Timm is 'extremely intelligent and calm', and newly promoted partner Herman Roksund 'exceeds expectations'.

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