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Advokatfirmaet CLP DA, Kyrre Eggen, Oslo, NORWAY

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Kyrre Eggen

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Advokatfirmaet CLP DA

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Retail, Technology and Media

Position

Kyrre Eggen is an expert on litigation and dispute resolution, and is acknowledged as a leading litigator in Norway. He has litigated many high-profile cases before the Supreme Court and the European Court of Human Rights. Eggen is also among Norway’s leading experts on media law and intellectual property law. In addition he is a specialist on compliance, crisis management and has handled several complex cases involving substantial reputational and legal risk.

Kyrre Eggen is dr. juris and has published several books and articles.

Kyrre Eggen is ranked as one of Norway’s most prominent lawyers on his areas of expertise in Chambers Europe, Legal 500 and in the Norwegian Financial Daily’s annual lawyers survey.

Kyrre Eggen represented Danske Bank before the Supreme Court in a case concerning the validity of two swaption agreements entered into with Bremanger municipality. The matter is a matter of principle and raises the issue of whether identification rules under private law apply when municipalities enter into agreements under private law. The amount of dispute was approximately NOK 120 million and Danske Bank was victoriose in the Supreme Court.

 

Career

Partner, CLP (2016), Partner, Wiersholm (2004), Lawyer, Wiersholm (2001)

Languages

Scandinavian languages and English

Member

Member of the Norwegian Bar Association

Education

Admitted to the Supreme Court, Dr. juris, University of Oslo (2002), Master of Law, University of Oslo (1994)


Norway

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Recent highlights for the practice at¬†Advokatfirmaet CLP DA¬†include acting for Capeomega, Solveig Gas Norway, Silex Gas Norway and Infragas Norge in the Supreme Court in the high-profile Gassled litigation relating to a tariff reduction; and representing Axel Sch√łyen in a precedent-setting case relating to the right to redeem a building on leased ground. FSN Capital Partners, Recover Nordic and Ferd are also clients.¬†Egil Jarslett,¬†Kyrre Eggen¬†and¬†Vidar Riksfjord¬†jointly lead the group; Riksfjord joined in 2018 from¬†Advokatfirmaet Schj√łdt AS.

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TMT

Within: TMT

Advokatfirmaet CLP DA focuses its efforts on software and internet companies and acts for clients including Signicat, Aveva and Encap. The team also advised Hafslund Marked on its GDPR compliance and assisted Agder Energi Kraftforvaltning with the development of AI software for resource management issues; Stephan Brodschöll led both matters. Kyrre Eggen handles contentious work and Jakob Villum specialises in transactional work.

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