Mr Stephan Brodschöll > Advokatfirmaet CLP DA > Oslo, Norway > Lawyer Profile

Advokatfirmaet CLP DA
PB 1974 – VIKA, 0125 OSLO
Sommerogata 13-15
0158 OSLO
Stephan Brodschöll photo

Work Department

Technology/IPR, Retail


Stephan Brodschöll advises clients in the internet-, IT-, telecommunications-, technology- and media sector with an emphasis on intellectual property law, contract law, competition law, privacy law and regulatory law. Brodschöll has experience as general counsel of Opera Software and advices a number of Norwegian technology companies with an international focus. Brodschöll is also an experienced competition lawyer, and he has for many years worked with digitalization projects and with legal issues in relation to Artificial Intelligence and Big Data.



Partner, Advokatfirmaet CLP DA (2009), General Counsel, Opera Software ASA (2005-2009), Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein (2003-2005), Associate, Wikborg Rein (2001-2003), Senior Executive Officer, Norwegian Competition Authority (1998-2000)


Scandinavian languages, German and English


Member of the Norwegian Bar Association


Master of Laws (LL.M), Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington, Indiana, USA (2001), Master of Law, University of Oslo, Norway (1998), Course, Private International Law, The Hague Academy, The Hague, Netherlands (1998), Special studies as ERASMUS-student, Universität Wien, Austria (1995-96)

Lawyer Rankings

Norway > TMT

Stephan Brodschöll and Hanne Heltne co-lead the technology team at Advokatfirmaet CLP DA. Recent work for the group includes advising software companies on technology agreements, and the department is equally adept at handling technology transfer matters, competition issues and disputes.

Norway > Intellectual property

Technology and IT are core sector strengths for the IP team at Advokatfirmaet CLP DA, which is well known for assisting a client base of start-ups, media entities, and software and technology companies with a broad range of contentious work and transactional matters. The group has seen an increase in defence-side instructions. Stephan Brodschöll is experienced in advising clients from the life sciences, biotech and telecoms sectors on IP rights; he jointly heads up the practice with the ‘pragmatic and commercially orientedHanne Heltne.