Ranked in Norway’s prestigious Finansavisen Lawyer Survey 2023 in “energy and climate”.
Kristin is ranked in the area of energy by both The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.
She is ranked as “Leading individual” in the category Energy by The Legal 500.
Department head Kristin Bjella is hailed by sources as a “very renowned and capable lawyer.” She handles contentious and non-contentious mandates relating to hydroelectric and wind power production, including development projects, mergers and transactions, land rights issues and regulatory concessions. Interviewees say: “She is very experienced and knows the industry well” and “Kristin Bjella is a well-reputed regulatory lawyer specialised in energy matters” – Chambers
The Legal 500 about Hjort’s energy department: “Very competent, solid and experienced in the particular field. Great commitment to deliver with quality on time (also on short notice). Devoted lawyers with much engagement and commitment to deliver. These qualities particularly apply to Kristin Bjella.”