Toralv Follestad

Lawyer | Partner

Toralv Follestad works mainly with tax law, corporate law and real estate.

He assists client with legal and strategic advice on tax and tax disputes. He also give general tax and corporate law advice when drafting contracts on e.g. business transfers, mergers and acquisitions. He litigates regularly before Norwegian courts, mainly in tax disputes.

He also gives advice to several non-Norwegian entities doing business in Norway.

Experience

2010
Partner at Brækhus Dege Advokatfirma
2005
Lawyer/associate lawyer at Brækhus Dege Advokatfirma
2003
Tax lawyer, Flora likningskontor (Norwegian local tax office)
2002
Executive officer at Foreign Ministry

Honorary

NPCC (Norwegian Polish Chamber of Commerce) – board member

Trøgstad Sparebank (local Norwegian bank) – deputy board member

Language

Norwegian and English

Practice areas

Tax
Corporate and Transactions/M&A
Real Estate Transactions and Mediation
Property Development

Education

2001 - Cand.jur, Universitet i Oslo
2001 - Legal exams, University of Edinburgh