Eirik Espenes

Lawyer | Partner

Eirik Espenes has experience with transaction and lease of all types of property, development of building projects, public planning and building permits, construction and all other activities associated with property development.

Espenes has brought many cases before the courts and arbitration within a wide range of issues, including purchase, sale and rental, construction, trade services, neighbour law, the public roads act, real estate agent act etc.

Espenes has experience as manager and board member of several residential and commercial properties in Oslo and Akershus.

Espenes has been CEO and real estate agent at a real estate agency (2007-2013), specializing in development and sale of housing projects.

Eirik Espenes is ranked “up & coming” within Real Estate in Finansavisens annual survey of Norway’s leading lawyers.


2013 -
Partner and lawyer, Brækhus Dege law firm
2007 - 2013
Partner and lawyer, Horgen law firm
2007 - 2013
CEO, Tostrupgården real estate agency AS
2004 - 2007
Lawyer, Horgen law firm
2000 - 2004
Associate, Horgen law firm
Sergeant and second lieutenant, Norwegian armed forces


Norwegian and English

Practice areas

Real Estate Transactions and Mediation
Property Development


2004 - Licensed to practice law, Norway
2000 - Master of Laws, University of Oslo
1992 - Officer Candidate School