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Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS

Hans Haugstad

Oslo, Norway Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance
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Banking & Finance - Norway

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Hans Haugstad is a revered name as a result of his significant experience in corporate financing matters, predominantly acting on the lenders' side. "He is brilliant and hands-on,"a client highlights.
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Practice Areas

Banking and financing.

Hans Haugstad started his career in Thommessen in 1994, and became partner in 2003. During 1997-2000, he worked as in-house lawyer in Kværner; the last two years also as Company Secretary out of London. Hans is a banking and finance lawyer, who predominantly acts for lenders and borrowers in larger corporate financings, as well as in acquisition finance transactions and financing of commercial real estate, and Hans is known as a leading expert in Norway within these areas. He has also worked on several large financial restructuring projects. Hans has been key in the build-up of the firm's banking and finance practice group, which is now the largest in its kind in Norway. He is also a member of the firm's group for International Relations.

Career

2003- Partner, Oslo office, Thommessen; 2000-2003 Senior Associate, Oslo office, Thommessen; 1998-2000 Attorney/Group Company Secretary, Kvaerner ASA, London; 1997-1998 Lawyer, Group Legal Department, Lysaker, Norway, Kvaerner ASA; 1995-1996 Trainee / Foreign Lawyer, Holland & Knight, New York, U.S.A.; 1994-1997 Associate, Oslo office, Thommessen

Professional Memberships

Norwegian Bar Association

Publications

2002: TFF: Mister aksjeeieren sine organisatoriske rettigheter ved inngåelse av opsjoner og andre finansielle instrumenter? (Arnkværn, Berge og Haugstad)

1996: TFF: Due diligence-undersøkelser ved avtaler om overdragelse av næringsvirksomhet (Gustavsson/Haugstad)

Awards

Market Leader, Banking

IFLR1000

2021

1st Place, Banking and Finance

The Norwegian Financial Daily's annual Lawyer survey

2021

Band 1, Banking & Finance

Chambers & Partners Global

2021

Hall of Fame, Banking & finance (incl. shipping finance)

The Legal 500

2021

Recommended Lawyer, Banking - Finance

Who's Who Legal

2021

Education

University of Oslo

Candidate in Jurisprudence

1987 - 1994

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Hans Haugstad

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Haakon VIIs Gate 10

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