Nils Christian Langtvedt > Advokatfirmaet Hjort > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Hjort
Universitetsgata 7
Oslo, 0164
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Nils Christian Langtvedt is a partner in Hjort’s industry and trade department, with in-depth experience with corporate litigation. Nils Christian represents companies and individuals in civil dispute resolution and acts as legal counsel in white-collar prosecutions.

Nils Christian works mainly with disputes arising from commercial contracts and investments. He provides strategic advice at every stage of the process, from negotiation to, if applicable, litigation or arbitration.

Nils Christian represents domestic and international companies within a wide range of industries including technology, energy, telecom, automobile, finance, real estate etc.

He has special expertise on securing evidence and the misappropriation of trade secrets.


2019 Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
2018 – 2019 Senior Attorney, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA
2016 – 2018 Partner, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
2014 – 2016 Senior Attorney, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
2012 – 2013 Associate, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
2012 Lecturer and external examiner, University of Oslo (current)
2007 – 2012 Research Fellow, University of Oslo
2010 – 2011 Visting scholar, Columbia University School of Law
2009 – 2010 Visiting Doctoral Researcher, New York University School of Law
2007 Associate, Advokatfirmaet Selmer DA
2006 – 2007 Research Assistant, Department of Public Law, University of Oslo
2004 – 2006 Legal Adviser, Homeowners’ Association




The Norwegian Bar Association

International Commission of Jurists (ICJ – Norway) – Committee for the Independence of Judges and Lawyers

2012 – 2014 Board member: The Fulbright Alumni Association


2001 2007 Master of Laws, The University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Dispute resolution

(Next Generation Partners)

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Kristin Veierød heads up the dispute resolution team at Advokatfirmaet Hjort, which is well known for its expertise in civil litigation, professional liability issues and financial crime matters. The group is representing the Norwegian Pensioners’ Association before the Borgarting Court of Appeal, Eidsivating Court of Appeal and Agder Court of Appeal in ongoing litigation brought against the state concerning the reform of pensions. Alex Borch specialises in employment litigation, and Frode Innjord is well regarded for his expertise in civil litigation; both practitioners are admitted to appear before the Supreme Court. Nils Christian Langtvedt focuses on white-collar crime cases, commercial litigation and arbitration.