John Aa. Sveinsvold

Lawyer | Partner

John Aa. Sveinsvold works mainly in the fields of contract law and business law.

Sveinsvold has extensive experience as a legal advisor in corporate law and as a board member. He assists his clients in contract negotiations, dispute resolution and advanced M&A work.

Sveinsvold has had a leading role in a number of large mergers, acquisitions, restructuring and re-capitalisation procedures, business transfers and other equity transactions. Several of these have involved cross-border issues.

Sveinsvold has in-depth knowledge of Norwegian company legislation and assist clients, including other law firms, with a variety of corporate law issues; from board matters to issues of shares in listed companies.

Experience

2012
Partner, Brækhus Advokatfirma
2003
Partner, Advokatfirma Ræder
2001
Lawyer Advokatfirma Ræder
1997
Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet PricewaterhouseCoopers DA
1995
Department of Justice, legal department

Language

Norwegian and English

Practice areas

Corporate and Transactions/M&A
Commercial Contracts
Technology and Digitalisation

Education

1999 - Licensed to practice law
1997 - Cand.jur., University of Oslo