Knut Glad > Advokatfirmaet Føyen Torkildsen AS > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Føyen Torkildsen AS
0130 OSLO
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Partner Glad assists several major national and international players in the IT- telecom and internet industry. He also assists in acquisitions in the IT- and telecom sector, including evaluation and protection of intellectual property rights and other legal rights relevant to transactions. Glad has extensive experience in dispute resolution,and litigates before the ordinary courts and arbitration. He also has experience as an arbitrator. As Chairman and Board Member in several companies, Glad has acquired extensive commercial insight,including accounting and corporate counselling.


Partner at Advokatfirmaet Føyen Torkildsen since 2015, Partner FØYEN Advokatfirma DA(2007-2014), Partner, Arntzen de Besche Advokatfirma AS (2001-2006), Associate, Advokatfirmaet de Besche & Co (1993-2000).


Norwegian and English


1993 Bachelor of Law, University of Oslo

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > TMT

As a key firm in the market for technology, telecoms and privacy work, Advokatfirmaet Føyen Torkildsen AS acts for a client roster of technology companies and public sector clients including Google, Statens Vegvesen Vegdirektoratet and Strex. The group regularly handles transactional work, contractual issues, disputes and IT procurements. Arve Føyen is also singled out for his data privacy expertise and assists clients with data flow issues, binding corporate rules, offshoring work and GDPR mandates. Contractual expert Lars Folkvard Giske heads up the TMT practice, which also fields Knut Glad, newly promoted partner Øyvind Eidissen Ransedokken and Knut Fiane, who handles IT projects and outsourcing contracts, and cloud agreements.

Norway > Intellectual property

Advokatfirmaet Føyen Torkildsen AS’ practice leverages the firm’s technology and media strength to advise a client roster, which includes Google and the Norwegian National Opera and Ballet. The group regularly assists with IP protection and enforcement mandates with notable expertise in copyright and trade mark matters including copyright licensing, contractual work and portfolio management issues. Lars Folkvard Giske leads the team, which includes Knut Glad, who heads up the ICT and media department; and Øyvind Eidissen Ransedokken, who acts for technology companies.