Mr Espen Ommedal > Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS
HAAKON VII'S GATE 10
PO BOX 1484 VIKA
0116 OSLO
Norway
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Work Department

Tax and Duties; Oil and Oil service

Position

Partner.

Career

2018-ongoing Partner, Bergenkontoret, Thommessen; 2016 Admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway; 1994–2017 Partner, Ernst & Young; 1990–1994 Lawyer, Arthur Andersen; 1990 Admitted to the bar; 1986–1990 Associate/lawyer, Company Secretary, Bergen Skillingsbank

Languages

Norwegian
English

Memberships

Norwegian Bar Association

Education

1990 Tax specialization, University of Bergen; 1987 Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Bergen; 1985 MSc in Business and Economics, Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Tax

Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS has ‘the skills and competences to move issues forward quickly‘ with expertise in corporate tax, VAT, international tax, litigation and notable strength in the energy, petroleum and shipping sectors. Practice head Finn Backer-Grøndahl primarily handles tax disputes; he recently represented PRA Group in a dispute with the Norwegian Tax Authority relating to penalty tax. Ståle R Kristiansen and Hanne Skaarberg Holen are also recommended for contentious work, Marius Holm Rynning focuses on corporate tax mandates, Espen Ommedal handles international tax issues and Bjørn Christian Lilletvedt Tovsen leads the indirect tax practice.