Mr Fredrik Huseby > Brækhus Advokatfirma DA > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Brækhus Advokatfirma DA
PO Box 1369 Vika
0161 OSLO


Fredrik Huseby has extensive experience with representing landowners in expropriation cases. He represents both businesses and private persons who have had to relinquish all or parts of their property. Furthermore, he has long and broad experience with real estate development and the administration of residential and commercial properties.

Fredrik has assisted landowners in a number of major expropriation cases, such as the construction of the international airport at Gardermoen, the modernisation of the Vestfoldbanen railway, and the rebuilding of the Dovrebanen railway and the E6 highway to Hamar. Furthermore, Fredrik has represented neighbours of airports who have been exposed to loud noise and other proximity disadvantages. In recent years, he has assisted homeowners and businesses that have had to relinquish their properties in connection with the development of the E18 highway through Bærum. In this context, he has litigated several cases before district courts and appeals courts on issues of compensation for residential properties and commercial properties. Fredrik heads the E18 team for Brækhus, which primarily consists of landowners who have been affected by the construction of a new E18 highway in Bærum municipality. He has also assisted a number of landowners and business owners who have been impacted by the construction of the new Follobanen railway.


2013 –  Partner, Brækhus Advokatfirma
1991 – 2013    Partner, Advokatfirma Horgen
1986                 Associate, Advokatfirma Vogt&co
1984 – 1991   Assistant judge, Ytre Follo District Court
1983 – 1984  Police officer, Romerike Politikammer
1981 – 1983   Consultant, The Ministry of Justice


Norwegian and English


1986 – Lawyers’ practising certificate
1981 – Master of Laws, University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Real estate

Litigation expert Thomas Andersen heads up Brækhus Advokatfirma DA‘s ‘very solid and competent‘ real estate practice. The group is noted for its expertise in property management and development work and expropriation matters, and regularly acts for housing companies, developers, owners and managers in mandates. Eirik Espenes is ‘extremely knowledgeable‘ on lease agreements, real estate transactions, public planning matters and residential development projects. Erling Keyser is very experienced in property law, and Fredrik Huseby is a key contact for expropriation cases. In early 2023, Benedicte Krogh Grimstad and Karoline Rørvik Zeiner joined the practice from Dalan Advokatfirma DA.