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

Advokatfirmaet Hjort
0105 OSLO
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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.


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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With ‘effective and efficient teamwork’, Advokatfirmaet Hjort’s practice is led by Kristin Veierød, who is notably active in the telecoms sector and counts Telenor as a key client. The group includes three practitioners admitted to appear before the Supreme Court; Frode Innjord specialises in civil litigation, and Anne Marie Due and Alex Borch focus on employment mandates. Beyond civil litigation, the department also acts in financial crime cases including tax evasion work, corruption claims and insider trading disputes; Nils Christian Langtvedt is a key contact in this space. The team is also highly regarded for its professional liability expertise.

Norway > Intellectual property

Advokatfirmaet Hjort has a strong presence in the media and telecoms sectors, frequently acting on copyright matters, and is recognised for its litigation expertise. The team is experienced in issues concerning block chain technology and IP management work as well as contracts relating to patent, copyright and marketing law. Practice head Monica Syrdal specialises in collective licensing mandates and online transmissions of audio-visual content, while Rolf Trolle Andersen and Nils Christian Langtvedt are focused on patent rights and IP disputes respectively.