Aslak Førde > Advokatfirmaet Hjort > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Hjort
Universitetsgata 7
Oslo, 0164
Norway

Work Department

Construction, Real Estate

Position

Aslak Førde works primarily with legal issues relating to real estate and construction law, and telecommunications law. Førde has a particular focus on dispute resolution, and has conducted several cases before the district court and the court of appeal, as well as the land consolidation court and court of appraisement.

Aslak has more than ten years’ experience practicing as lawyer in real estate and construction law.

He assists both builders and contractors in building and construction projects and is highly experienced in the building and construction industry.

Aslak advises in connection with dispute resolution cases and frequently conducts cases before the Norwegian courts, including termination agreement disputes in large construction projects.

In addition, Aslak provides ongoing assistance and advice in connection with dispute resolution to a variety of large and small contractors.

In addition to specialising within the practice areas of contract and construction law, Aslak also has particular expertise in land acquisition, expropriation, and judicial valuation and assists builders and landowners within these fields.

Career

  • 2016:                   Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
  • 2010 – 2016:    Managing Associate, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
  • 2008 – 2009:   Senior Associate, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
  • 2007:                   Associate, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
  • 2007:                   Deputy Judge, Oslo District Court
  • 2006:                  Acting District Court Judge, Follo District Court
  • 2005 – 2006:  Deputy Judge, Oslo District Court
  • 2004:                   Adviser, Directorate of Taxes
  • 2002 – 2004:   Deputy Judge, Nedre Telemark District Court
  • 2000 – 2002:   Adviser, Directorate of Taxes

Languages

English, Norwegian

Memberships

The Norwegian Bar Association

Education

2000 Law degree, University of Tromsø

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Real estate

The ‘dedicated and client-oriented‘ team at Advokatfirmaet Hjort has an established track record in advising on contentious real estate matters, however the group also counts transactional work as a key area of expertise. Liv Zimmermann heads up the team, and specialises in building and planning law. Frode Innjord is noted for his expertise in zoning law, and litigation expert Aslak Førde handles construction and real estate mandates.

Norway > Construction

The team at Advokatfirmaet Hjort stands out for its ‘high efficiency‘, and is well known for handling construction projects, real estate transactions, and contentious mandates. Liv Zimmermann heads up the practice. Aslak Førde is ‘a highly skilled litigation lawyer‘ and regularly advises on construction disputes, as well as contract negotiations. Senior associate Aleksander Bergby Henriksen is also a key contact.