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Hjort is an acclaimed law firm that is both nationally and internationally ranked.

Hjort is a highly respected, nationally and internationally ranked law firm

Chambers and Partners

Chambers and Partners ranks law firms and lawyers based on client feedback. In 2019, Chambers Europe recognised Hjort for its performance in numerous core practice areas.

“We are humbled by and proud of the recognition received by our clients.  Hjort being top ranked within the pratice areas of  Dispute Resolution and Employment, as well as being well ranked in other practice areas, and at the individual level, affirms that we deliver high quality legal services.” Managing Partner Anne Marie Due.

In the Chambers Europe 2019-guide, we are ranked in the following practice areas:

  • Compliance
  • Construction
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Employment
  • Energy: Electricity
  • Intellectual Property
  • TMT

In the Chambers Global 2020-guide, we are ranked in the following practice areas:

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property

Read more about our rankings at Chambers and Partners.

The Legal 500

The Legal 500 ranks law firms and lawyers based on comments and feedback from clients. In its 2019 edition, The Legal 500 has recognised Hjort in many of its practice areas. We are pleased to have retained our top ranking in dispute resolution and employment. Some 21 of our lawyers hold individual rankings, with Alex Borch, Claude A. Lenth and Frode A. Innjord being highlighted as some of Norway’s leading legal practitioners.

“Our clients recognizing the work that we do means a lot to all of us at Hjort. We work continuously to deliver high quality legal services, and the current rankings illustrate that act. That all nine practice areas are recognized in this years guide affirms the solid team work ethic of our entire law firm.” – Managing Partner Anne Marie Due.

We are ranked in the following practice areas:

  • Commercial, corporate and M&A
  • Construction
  • Dispute resolution
  • EU and competition
  • Electricity and renewable energy
  • Employment
  • Intellectual property
  • Real estate
  • TMT

Finansavisen’s Lawyer Survery

Each year, the Norwegian business paper Finansavisen recognises lawyers and law firms in its annual Lawyer Survey. Hjort consistently achieves high rankings in many practice areas.

Company rankings 2020:
1. place: Litigation
2. place: Corporate crime

Individuelle plasseringer 2020:
1. place Litigation – Frode Innjord
1. place Up&Coming, Corporate crime – Pål Sverre Hernæs
2. place Corporate crime – Christian B. Hjort
6. place Corporate crime – Erling O. Lyngtveit
7. place “highly regarded” by competitors – Christian B. Hjort
7. place Energy – Kristin Bjella
9. place Public procurement – Silje Grimseth Ullebust