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

Advokatfirmaet Hjort
AKERSGATEN 51
PO BOX 471, SENTRUM
0105 OSLO
Norway
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Work Department

Transaction

Position

Nils Christian Langtvedt is a partner in Hjort’s transactions and M&A department, 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.

Career

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

Languages

Norwegian
English

Memberships

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

Education

2001 2007 Master of Laws, The University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Dispute resolution

(Next Generation Partners)

Nils Christian LangtvedtAdvokatfirmaet Hjort

Alongside its notable civil litigation expertise, Advokatfirmaet Hjort is a key name in the market for criminal cases and regularly handles white-collar crime matters including tax evasion, corruption and insider trading work. The group is also recommended for professional liability issues; it recently acted for Sparebank 1 SR-Bank in a dispute against its former lawyers. Key contacts in the practice include Alex Borch, Frode Innjord and Kristin Veierød; Borch is singled out for his employment law expertise; Innjord handles civil litigation and Veierød is an expert in claims in the electronic communication field. Clients also praise managing partner and employment expert Anne Marie Due, and white-collar expert Nils Christian Langtvedt. Anders Myhre joined Advokatfirmaet Grette AS in 2020.

Norway > Intellectual property

With ‘very strong litigation skills’, Advokatfirmaet Hjort’s contentious expertise encompasses copyright, trade mark, design and marketing law, and the team is increasingly active in patent cases. The group is also a key name for media and telecoms sector clients and counts Telenor, Kabel Norge and HBO Nordic as active clients. Monica Syrdal leads the department and is noted for her media copyright expertise. Other key names include litigators Rolf Chr. Trolle Andersen and newly promoted partner Nils Christian Langtvedt.