Mr Anders H. Liland > KPMG Law Advokatfirma AS, Norway > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

KPMG Law Advokatfirma AS, Norway
Sørkedalsveien 6
P. O. Box 7000
0306 Oslo

Work Department

Corporate Tax


Anders H. Liland, Attorney-at-law/Partner, has been partner since 1993. He specializes in national and international corporate tax, company law and mergers & acquisitions. Liland has worked with a number of multi-national clients within a wide range of industries. Liland has experience as litigator in courts. He litigated the so-called Trinc and Traq case in three juridical authorities, herunder in the Norwegian Supreme Court.


1993 – Present day:  Attorney-at-law/Partner, KPMG Law Advokatfirma AS
1990 – 1992: Attorney-at-law, Advokatfirmaet BA-HR
1986 – 1990: Legal Counsel, Ministry of Finance
1985 – 1986: Deputy Judge, Asker and Bærum County Court
1982 – 1985: Head of Division/Legal Counsel, Ministry of Finance


Norwegian, English


Norwegian Bar Association, International Fiscal Association, International Bar Association


Candidate of Jurisprudence, University of Oslo (1982)

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Tax

The tax team at KPMG Law Advokatfirma AS, Norway ‘is highly regarded in the Norwegian market‘. The full-service department has solid expertise across the full range of tax matters, and counts finance, real estate, shipping, technology, offshore and oil and gas among its core sector strengths. Key practitioners include managing partner Cathrine Bjerke Dalheim, who heads up the global mobility services group; indirect tax expert Oddgeir Kjørsvik; the ‘extremely skilful and client-orientedThor Leegaard, who excels in M&A matters; and Anders H. Liland, who handles tax litigation, international tax and company law work. Other names include Jan Samuelsen, who focuses on petroleum tax; Per Daniel Nyberg, who is sought after for his expertise in international corporate tax matters; and Svein G. Andresen, who regularly assists with transfer pricing work. Pål-Martin Schreiner, who ‘provides excellent advice on a number of different areas within M&A tax‘, is also a key name to note.