Kristin Hegstad

Lawyer | Partner

Kristin Hegstad is Head of the Family,- inheritance- and child law Department.

She has extensive experience within family, inheritance and probate law as well as litigation.


1997 - 2011
Bjerknes, Wahl-Larsen AS law firm, partner
1992 - 1997
Meltvedt Komnæs & Co law firm, partner
1989 - 1992
BA-HR lawfirm, lawyer
1988 - 1989
Midhordland District Court, deputy judge
1986 - 1988
BA-HR lawfirm, associate lawyer


Lecturer and external examiner, University of Oslo, Faculty of Law.
Lecturer and external examiner, Norwgian School of Economics and Business Administration, Bergen
Board of Director, The Norwegian Bar Association, District of Oslo
Board of Director, Marexim AS
Board of Director, Vestfjorden Avløpsselskap AS (VEAS)


Norwegian and English

Practice areas

Inheritance Law
Family Law
Dispute Resolution


1988 - Licensed to practice law
1985 - Master of law, University of Oslo