Frank Almås > Advokatfirmaet Hjort > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Hjort
Universitetsgata 7
Oslo, 0164
Norway
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Work Department

Construction

Position

Frank Almås has expertise in contract and construction law, as well as experience in litigation.

He has extensive experience in advising builders, contractors, architects, consultants and suppliers in connection with contract signing, contract follow-up, as well as advice and litigation pertaining to dispute resolution. In addition to professional expertise, Frank has good industry knowledge, and an understanding of the type of challenges that typically arise in construction projects.

Frank has been in charge of several major legal assignments and is an experienced team leader and organiser. He also has experience working within client organisations as a legal adviser during the planning and implementation phases.

Frank conducts cases before the courts and has had an approved test case before the Norwegian Supreme Court.

Career

  • 2014 – Partner Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
  • 2012 – 2013 Senior Attorney Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
  • 2004 – 2012 Associate/Attorney/Senior Attorney Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS
  • 2003 – 2004 Deputy Judge, Larvik District Court
  • 2000 – 2003 Senior executive Officer/adviser, tax law department, Ministry of Finance
  • 1999 – 2000 Lawyer during military service, legal department, Norwegian Armed Forces Headquarters

Languages

English, Norwegian

Memberships

The Norwegian Bar Association

Education

  • 1999 Law degree, University of Tromsø
  • 2002 Business graduate, BI Norwegian Business School