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
Partner, Bjerknes, Wahl-Larsen AS
1992 - 1997
Partner, Meltvedt Komnæs & Co
1989 - 1992
Lawyer, BA-HR
1988 - 1989
Deputy judge, Midhordland District Court
1986 - 1988
Associate lawyer, BA-HR


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


2004 - Admitted to the Supreme Court
1988 - Lawyer's practicing certificate
1985 - Master of laws, University of Oslo