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Kyrre Eggen

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Advokatfirmaet CLP DA

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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

Egil Jarslett and the ‘tactically smartKyrre Eggen jointly head Advokatfirmaet CLP DA’s ‘excellent’ practice, which has ‘solid legal knowledge and is brilliant in court’. Sector focuses include real estate, IP and construction. Interwell, Statoil, Amedia and NCC Construction are clients.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Stephan Brodschöll leads Advokatfirmaet CLP DA’s group, which is recognised for its litigation expertise. Highlights included acting for Scanbox Entertainment in a case against Telenor regarding access to subscription data, and representing NaturaMed Pharma in a copyright dispute pertaining to an ERP system. Kjetil Vågen and Kyrre Eggen are also names to note.

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