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Harald Hellebust

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Wiersholm

Work Department

Corporate/M&A, Contract Law, Company Law

Position

Partner Harald Hellebust works mainly with transactions, including purchase and sale of businesses for buy-out funds and industrial players. His main areas of expertise are company law and contract law. Hellebust was admitted to the Supreme Court in 2008.

Career

Partner, Wiersholm, 2010 Partner, DLA Piper/DLA Nordic, 2005-2010 Lawyer, Lindh Stabell Horten DA, 2002-2004 Associate, Lindh Stabell Horten DA, 2000-2002

Education

Admitted to the Supreme Court, 2008 Cand. jur., University of Oslo, 2000


Norway

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Harald Hellebust - Wiersholm

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Wiersholm combines 'great availability and business understanding' with 'a hardworking approach to any task' to maintain its position as 'one of the best in the market'. The department excels in M&A and private equity work; recent examples include assisting Orkla with its sale of a 50% stake in Sapa to Hydro Aluminium, acting for Visma on the acquisition by Visma Nederland of Emerald Bidco, and advising Summa Equity on its purchase of Norsk Gjenvinning from Altor Fund III. Harald Hellebust leads the practice, which also includes Erik Thyness, cross-border expert Jarle Kvam, Gunhild Dugstad and Kai Thøgersen. Nils Thommessen moved in-house.

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