- Monday, April 14, 2014
Trygve Norum of Kvale Advokatfirma DA (Norway) has been recognized as a Client Choice International 2014 award winner by Lexology and the International Law Office (ILO). Mr. Norum has been named the winner for top General Corporate partner in Norway.
The Client Choice awards were launched in 2005 to identify those that stand apart in providing excellent client care. The research process focuses on the ability of partners and firms to add real value to their clients’ businesses. The results were based on an independent survey of corporate counsel only, which received more than 2,000 responses, as well as additional research and detailed interviews conducted on a range of criteria including: quality of legal advice; value for money; commercial awareness; effective communication; billing transparency; tailored fee structures; depth of team; response time; sharing of expertise; and use of technology.
Trygve Norum is a partner in the corporate and M&A practice group of Kvale, one of Norway’s most recognised and reputable business law firms. Mr Norum specialises in M&A transactions and corporate law. He has broad experience of acquisitions and divestures of enterprises, asset sales, mergers and demergers, structuring and restructuring of businesses, joint ventures and other ownership models, as well as securities law. Mr Norum’s work includes corporate governance, takeover bids, inbound investment, shareholder activism and shareholder agreements. He is also recognised for his competence and work within the field of competition and EU/EEA law, and has handled several high-profile competition law cases. Mr Norum has been a long-term trusted adviser to international and domestic investors, private equity firms and industrial enterprises within a variety of business sectors. In addition to commercial understanding, his work has gained him broad experience in business law areas such as franchising, marketing, licensing, technology transfers and other complex contractual structures. In addition to Kvale’s skilled corporate practice, the firm is particularly recognised for its expertise in energy law, employment law, information technology and telecommunications, and for its corporate insolvency and restructuring practice. Mr Norum and other members of the corporate practice group form an integral part of Kvale teams set up to advise clients across all fields of law and business sectors.