Sveinung O. Flaaten > Advokatfirmaet Hjort > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Hjort
Universitetsgata 7
Oslo, 0164
Norway
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Work Department

Real Estate

Position

As a partner with admittance to The Norwegian Supreme Court, Sveinung O. Flaaten advises primarily on commercial law issues, including real estate matters and contract negotiations. He also conducts litigation in a wide range of areas.

Career

  • 1996 – Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
  • 1993 – 1996 Attorney/Partner Gram, Hambro & Garman
  • 1992 – 1993 Mayor, Notodden municipality
  • 1988 – 1992 District Court Judge, Tinn og Heddal District Court
  • 1984 – 1988 Attorney
  • 1983 – 1984 Foreign associate, Sherman & Sterling, New York
  • 1981 – 1983 Undersecretary of State, Ministry of Justice
  • 1979 – 1981 Group secretary/legal adviser, parliamentary group of the Conservative Party of Norway
  • 1979 – 1981 University lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo

Languages

English, Norwegian

Memberships

  • The Norwegian Bar Association
  • Board member, Notodden Utvikling AS

Education

  • 1979 Law degree, University of Oslo
  • 1972 – 1973 Economics and history studies, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, USA