Ingrid Abildgaard assists Norwegian and international companies with corporate legal issues and in transactions. She has experience as a transaction lawyer in both pure acquisitions and broad experience in equity investments. Ingrid has regularly assisted startups, including the development of incentive programs.

Ingrid has experience with both ongoing corporate legal assistance and with some more unusual corporate legal issues. She has also worked with corporate law from a broader societal perspective, as a senior adviser in The Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, where she worked in the section for corporate law and business registries.

Ingrid holds a law degree from the University of Bergen, and she also has an LLM from King’s College in London in International Dispute Resolution.

Practice areas


English and Norwegian

2024 Senior Jurist, Brækhus Advokatfirma
2021 - 2024 Advisor and Senior Advisor, Norwegian Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries
2016 - 2020 Associate, Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS
2019 Lawyers' practising certificate
2016 LLM International Dispute Resolution, King's College, London
2016 Master of Laws, University of Bergen
2014 One-year program, Bachelor of Environmental Design, Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia