Mr Thomas Andersen > Brækhus Advokatfirma DA > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Brækhus Advokatfirma DA
PO Box 1369 Vika
0161 OSLO

Work Department

Real Estate


Thomas Andersens main areas of work are construction law and real estate with a focus on leasehold, public planning and building permits and expropriation. He typically assists companies, housing associations and private persons.

Andersen is an expert on leasehold agreement and has co written a book on leasehold agreement.

Andersen is frequently speaker at conferences about various topics in relation to real estate.

Thomas Andersen has extensive litigation experience, and litigates several court cases each year.


2018 – :Partner, Brækhus Advokatfirma DA

2011-2018: Partner, Dalan Advokatfirma DA

2006-2011: Lawyer, Simonsen Advokatfirma

2005-2006: Statsbygg, legal department

2002-2005: Associate, Wiersholm Advokatfirma


Norwegian and English


2002: LL.M, Commercial and Corporate law, King’s College, London
2001: Master of Laws, University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Real estate

The real estate department at Brækhus Advokatfirma DA has particular strength in property development and management mandates. With clients including various housing cooperatives, the group also has expertise in assisting landowners facing compulsory acquisitions. Thomas Andersen, whose practice centres on dispute resolution and contract negotiations, jointly heads up the team alongside property development expert Eirik Espenes.