Mr Rune Opdahl > Wiersholm > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

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Work Department

Telecommunication, Contract Law, Data Protection, Intellectual Property Law, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Technology


Partner Rune Opdahl works mainly with enterprises in the media, technology, e-commerce and pharmaceutical industries. He particularly advises clients on intellectual property law (such as copyright law, trademark law and patent law) data protection/privacy law, marketing law and contract law.


Partner at Wiersholm since 2015 Managing Associate, Wiersholm, 2012 Senior Associate, Wiersholm, 2009 Joined Wiersholm in 2006


Cand. jur., University of Oslo, 2005 Studies in Intellectual Property Law and IT Law at the University of Southampton, 2004

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > TMT

(Leading individuals)

Rune OpdahlWiersholm

Norway > Intellectual property

(Leading individuals)

Rune OpdahlWiersholm

The ‘always available and client-focused‘ team at Wiersholm garners praise for its ‘deep knowledge of laws and practices of IP in Norway and internationally‘. The practice stands out for its expertise across the spectrum of IP matters, and regularly acts as counsel to a client base of companies from the retail, media, fishery, offshore, oil services, IT, pharmaceuticals and renewable energy industries. Hans Erik Johnsen has ‘deep knowledge of the TV/media sector‘; he shares leadership of the department with Rune Opdahl, who focuses on handling advisory and contentious copyright, patent and trade mark work for pharmaceuticals, technology, retail and media clients, and Anne Marie Sejersted, who stands out for her ‘deep legal insight and valuable tactical input‘. Senior associate Dina Brask and associate Fride Hedin are further key names.