Benedicte Krogh Grimstad specialises in real estate and corporate law. She has extensive experience and expertise in the areas of real estate development, purchases and sales of real estate or property companies, operation and leasing of commercial real estate, planning and building law, property law, land reallocation, housing law and defects cases.

She has extensive experience with assisting real estate developers, residential property companies, landowners and municipalities with continuous advice and legal proceedings. Benedicte has also specialized in sustainability within Real Estate and provides advice related to international and national sustainability requirements.

She has been involved in big and small development projects, where she has assisted with, among other things, option agreements, purchase contracts, plot structuring, securing of rights, registration of land, choice of organisational structure, sectioning/re-sectioning and more.

Benedicte has broad experience with dispute resolution and negotiations and litigates a large number of cases before the courts each year. She also assists Norwegian and international enterprises with corporate legal matters and assists in transactions, mergers and acquisitions, as well as questions concerning board member and director’s liability.

Furthermore, Benedicte holds a real estate licence and assists in settlements for property transactions. Benedicte often gives courses related to property law topics for enterprises and other actors in the real estate sector.

2023 Partner, Brækhus Advokatfirma
2021 - 2022 Partner, Dalan Advokatfirma DA
2012 - 2021 Senior Lawyer / Lawyer / Associate, Dalan Advokatfirma DA
2010 - 2012 Associate, Codex Advokat Oslo
2009 - 2010 Intern, Office of the Attorney General for the District of Columbia, Washington DC
2006 - 2010 Co-founder, leader and author of textbooks for students, Juridisk Studentforening
  • Board member, Hanne and Bjørn Dalans foundation from 2021
  • Board member, BB Bank ASA 2017-2020
2010 International Law Certificate, American University, Washington DC
2010 Master of Laws, University of Bergen
2009 American Public Law Certificate, American University, Washington DC