Thomas Alnæs > Advokatfirmaet Hjort > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Hjort
Universitetsgata 7
Oslo, 0164

Work Department

Commercial | Corporate and M&A


Thomas Alnæs leads the corporate and M&A practice area at Hjort. He specializes in M&A, corporate and tax structuring, commercial negotiations and private equity and investment fund structures.

Thomas has more than 15 years of experience guiding multinational companies, financial institutions and private equity firms through every stage of technically complex issues, including buy structures, exit strategies, share and incentive schemes, corporate and commercial issues as well as tax structures. Thomas has a special focus on technology and research-driven industries.


2019:                       Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
2012 – 2019:       Partner, Advokatfirmaet Grette
2009 – 2011:       Managing Associate, Advokatfirmaet Grette
2004 – 2009:     Managing Associate/Senior Associate/Associate,
Advokatfirmeat Haavind
2002 – 2004:    Tax Attorney, Bærum Tax Office, Legal department
2001 – 2002:     Senior Executive Officer, Frogn Tax Office


Norwegian, English, French


2001 Master of Laws
1997 1998 Program d’éetranger Université d’Aix en Provence

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Thomas Alnæs heads up the ‘proactive and business focused‘ team at Advokatfirmaet Hjort. The group has been kept busy handling transactional mandates from clients in the technology, energy, pharmaceuticals and biotech sectors. Rolf Trolle Andersen focuses on international transactions, and Jørn A. Uggerud specialises in the renewable energy sector.