Mr Torstein Arendt > Kluge Advokatfirma AS > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Kluge Advokatfirma AS
BRYGGEGATA 6
PO BOX 1548 VIKA
0117 OSLO
Norway

Work Department

Public Sector, ICT/IP law, Public Procurement

Position

Partner; specialist in procurement of complex technology projects where both IT contracts and procurement skills are vital, Intellectual Property, ICT contracts, Procurement, Outsourcing, Strategy and Negotiation.

Career

2000: Partner Kluge, Head of the Information, Communication and Technology and Intellectual Property department at Kluge; 1996-2000 Selmer Law firm; 1999 Holland & Knight LLP Florida, USA; 1987-1992 IT Consultant; 1984-1987 ICS Service AS, Sales Manager; 1982-1984 Braathens AS, Data Operations Manager; 1979-1982 IBM Oslo, Computer engineer

Languages

Scandinavian languages, English

Memberships

Norwegian Bar Association.

Education

Universities, colleges attended, degrees and qualifications (with years attained). Lawyer, Computer Engineer and PRINCE2 sertified.

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > Public procurement

As a key name in the market for public entities, Kluge Advokatfirma AS has notable expertise in carrying out procurement procedures and handles matters relating to the construction, energy, technology and utilities sectors. The group recently advised Kolumbus on the procurement elements of the new-build project for a bus terminal for 65 passenger transport buses, and also counts Sykehusbygg, Stavangerregionen Havnedrift and Bane Nor as clients. Gro Amdal leads the practice from the firm’s Stavanger office; managing partner Bjørnar Alterskjær has notable experience in the EFTA Court and European Court of Justice; Arne Torsten Andersen focuses on litigation; and Robert Lund handles state aid work. Torstein Arendt is also a key contact for IT procurement mandates, and associate partner Stian Oddbjørnsen is also a key name to note.