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Håvard Berntzen

Senior Associate

CMS Kluge Advokatfirma AS
Bryggegata 6
NO-0250 Oslo
PO Box 1548 Vika
NO-0117 Oslo
Languages Norwegian, English

Håvard is affiliated with CMS Kluge’s IP, technology & EEA Department. He works with both private and public clients providing advice and dispute resolution, primarily in contract law and public law.

Håvard holds a master’s degree in law from University of Oslo. During his studies he worked as a research assistant at Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, where he took part in the research project «Framework and regulations in the fish farming industry», where he wrote his masters thesis titled “Red traffic light and downward adjustment of aquaculture licenses”. As part of the studies he also went on exchange to University of Melbourne in Australia.

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Relevant experience

  • 2021 - Senior Associate, CMS Kluge Advokatfirma AS
  • 2019 - 2021 Associate, Kluge Advokatfirma AS
  • 2018 - 2019 Research Assistant, Nordisk institutt for sjørett, UiO
  • 2017 Trainee, Office of the Attorney General of Norway
  • 2017 Trainee, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
  • 2017 Trainee, Advokatfirmaet BA-HR DA
  • 2016 Trainee, Ministry of Justice and Public Security, Legislation Department
  • 2016 Trainee, Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS
  • 2016 Trainee, Kluge Advokatfirma AS
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  • 2013 - 2019 Master of Laws, Universitetet i Oslo
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