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Global Norway Corporate/M&A

The Global-wide Corporate/M&A  Chambers research covers the elements of law related to various types of corporate and M&A transactions, with particular interest in firms’ ability to advise clients in multi-jurisdictional mandates.  Firms who feature in this table excel in cross-border deals including company acquisitions, dispositions and related financing arrangements, capitalisations, entity selection and formation, operating and partnership agreements, securities and governance matters. Also covers those transactions designed to help restructuring within companies and their subsidiaries by change of ownership. This section also recognises the expertise required to assist clients with large scale private equity buyouts. 

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Band 1
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    Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Thommessen possesses an exceptional corporate law group handling a broad range of mergers, acquisitions and disposals. The law firm's expertise includes public M&A and takeovers. It has an impressive reputation for ECM transactions such as IPOs, private placements and rights issues. The law firm often acts for private equity firms and financial institutions as well as companies from the energy, offshore and shipping sectors. Its transactions frequently have cross-border elements.
  2. BAHR
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    BAHR
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    BAHR boasts an outstanding team offering expertise on all corporate and M&A matters, including both public and private transactions. The law firm possesses market-leading prowess in M&A and joint ventures involving the energy industry. It is highly experienced acting for financial institutions and private equity funds. BAHR also demonstrates particular strength in ECM mandates such as IPOs and private placements.
  3. Wiersholm
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    Wiersholm
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Wiersholm has a superb full-service corporate and M&A team handling large domestic and cross-border transactions. The law firm often advises on mandates with private equity elements. It commands outstanding ECM expertise, covering IPOs, share offerings and private placements. Wiersholm acts for funds and financial institutions as well as clients in the energy, construction and technology sectors.
  4. Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS
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    Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 19 Years Ranked
    Wikborg Rein offers a well-respected M&A team that assists private equity and investment firms with a range of transactional mandates. The law firm has experience in public and private M&A, as well as establishing joint ventures. It is also active in ECM matters pertaining to IPOs, private placements and securities law. Wikborg Rein leverages an international network of offices in London, Singapore and Shanghai to handle cross-border matters.
  5. Advokatfirmaet Schjødt
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 1
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Band 2
  1. Advokatfirmaet CLP
    2
    Advokatfirmaet CLP
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 12 Years Ranked
    CLP is an experienced M&A and ECM boutique advising clients on a wide range of corporate, company and transaction law, with a particular focus on private equity and venture capital deals. The law firm also acts on private placements and listings as well as IPOs. The lawyers often handle mandates with cross-border elements.
  2. Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS
    2
    Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 19 Years Ranked
    Selmer has a well-regarded practice assisting with public and private M&A transactions, often with cross-border elements. The law firm frequently acts for major private equity funds as well as industrial companies from a whole host of sectors. It also works closely with financial institutions on stock exchange mandates.
  3. Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig
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    Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 9 Years Ranked
    Simonsen Vogt Wiig assists clients with a range of M&A and corporate matters. The law firm has notable experience acting for private equity and venture capital entities. It has particular expertise concerning deals in the energy and TMT sectors.
  2. Arntzen de Besche Advokatfirma AS
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 3
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Band 4
  1. Advokatfirma DLA Piper
    4
    Advokatfirma DLA Piper
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4 | 11 Years Ranked
    DLA Piper possesses a broad corporate and transaction practice noted for its ability to handle cross-border M&A. The international law firm frequently advises on mandates involving private equity funds. The lawyers are experienced in deals pertaining to the energy and technology sectors.
  2. AGP Advokater
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    AGP Advokater
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4 | 1 Years Ranked
    AGP Advokater is an M&A boutique that enters the rankings for the first time following its growing presence in the market. The law firm's client roster consists of a broad range of private companies and listed entities, including start-ups. The lawyers have experience in cross-border matters.
  3. SANDS
    Corporate/M&A
    Global 2022 | Band 4