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BYGDØY ALLÉ 2, PO BOX 359 SENTRUM, 0101 OSLO, NORWAY
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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, Rasmus Asbjørnsen, Oslo, NORWAY

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Rasmus Asbjørnsen

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Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS

Work Department

Construction and Offshore.

Position

Rasmus Asbjørnsen specialises in litigation and arbitration. He has litigated a number of fundamental and major issues before courts, arbitration tribunals and the EFTA Court, including numerous cases before the Norwegian Supreme Court. He is admitted to appear before the Supreme Court. He lectures at the University in Oslo (UiO) and Legal Profession’s Educational Center (JUS).

Career

Partner in Advokatfirmaet Haavind (2005) Advokatfirmaet Haavind (2000-) Schjødt (1997-1999) Deputy Judge, Gjøvik (1995-1997) Research fellow and Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo (1993-1995).

Languages

English.

Education

Degree in Jurisprudence, University of Oslo (1993).


Norway

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 skilledRasmus Asbjørnsen, who 'balances the ability to draw up the big picture with precision and an excellent court manner'; 'great litigatorJohnny Johansen, the 'analytical and strategically shrewd' Arve Martin Bjørnvik, managing partner and group head Henning Nordtvedt, and Mikal Brøndmo, who is 'quick, pleasant and productive'. Bjørnvik 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. Pål Martin Abell and Vebjørn Krag Iversen made partner in 2019, and Anne Hesjedal Sending joined from a position at the Attorney General's office.

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