Stein E. Hove

Lawyer | Partner

Stein E. Hove is specialized in litigation and dispute resolution. He has litigated a large number of cases for the Norwegian courts – whereas several for the Supreme Court. The majority of cases has been regarding contracts and economical claims within the fields of IKT, real estate, construction and business. Hove also assists his clients with issues regarding transactions and by business counseling in general.

Hove has been ranked several times by Finansavisen to be among the top 10 lawyers in civil law litigation and Technology & Digitalisation. Legal 500 has also for many years recommended Hove.

Hove was previously Managing Partner and has an extensive knowledge of leadership. He also has a wide experience as member of different board of directors in a variety of industries.


Partner, Brækhus Advokatfirma
Managing partner, Brækhus Advokatfirma
Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Brækhus Advokatfirma
Senior consultant, Ministry of Finance
1988 -1992
Lieutenant, The Norwegian Army


Norwegian and English

Practice areas

Dispute Resolution
Property Development
Technology and Digitalisation


- Admitted to Supreme Court
1993 - Cand. Jur, / Master of Laws, University of Oslo
1987 - The Norwegian Military Academy