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Arntzen de Besche Advokatfirma AS

Knud Jacob Knudsen

Oslo, Norway Europe Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Construction
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Construction - Norway

Band 4

Knud Jacob Knudsen enters the rankings this year on the back of positive market feedback. He acts for domestic and international clients on construction litigation cases. He is praised for his customer management skills, with one client reporting: "He is available 24/7 if we want or have the need to discuss a case with him. He also shows great care for the people he is representing and is able to adjust his strategy to make his clients feel comfortable during a legal process, when they sometimes are under big pressure."
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Practice Areas

Main practice areas are construction law and dispute resolution, assisting builders, contractors and engineers in all phases of construction projects from the tendering process to the final settlement. He is head of the construction group in Oslo, and has in-depth knowledge of the Norwegian standard contracts for construction and engineering work. In addition to traditional construction contracts, he is has extensive experience with target price contracts, joint ventures and partnering contracts.

He is an experienced litigator, and has argued a large number of cases before the district courts, courts of appeal and the Supreme Court, as well as arbitration panels both in Norway and abroad under ICC and SCC Rules.

Career

Qualified in 1999. Joined Arntzen de Besche in 2017 as partner. Previously a partner at DLA Piper, and has also clerked at the Norwegian Supreme Court. Qualified to argue cases before the Norwegian Supreme Court in 2004.

Professional Memberships

The Norwegian Bar Association and the Construction Law Society.

Publications

Several articles on current matters within in construction law and dispute resolution.

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Knud Jacob Knudsen

Arntzen de Besche Advokatfirma AS

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P.O. Box 2734 Solli

Solli

Oslo

Oslo

Norway

NO-0204

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