is a partner in BA-HR’s department for industry and technology. He has extensive experience with litigation before the ordinary courts and with arbitration, as well as other forms of dispute resolution. His work with litigation has mainly involved complicated legal/technical issues within patent law, construction law both onshore and offshore, consultancy work, product liability, and general contract law. He also has experience as an arbitrator. He has been chairman of the board in the Norwegian Association of Building and Construction Law, and teaches market law at the University of Oslo. He has previously worked as a deputy judge at Indre Follo District Court. He was admitted to the Norwegian Supreme Court in 1988.