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Nils Christian Langtvedt

Partner

Nils Christian Langtvedt is a partner. He represents companies and individuals in civil dispute resolution and acts as legal counsel in white-collar prosecutions.

Nils Christian works mainly with disputes arising from commercial contracts and investments. He provides strategic advice at every stage of the process, from negotiation to, if applicable, litigation or arbitration.

Nils Christian represents domestic and international companies within a wide range of industries including technology, energy, telecom, automobile, finance, real estate etc.

He has special expertise on securing evidence and the misappropriation of trade secrets.

Nils Christian also has broad experience within compliance and assists numerous companies on human rights due diligence, in accordance with the Norwegian Transparency Act (Åpenhetsloven), OECD Guidelines and the UN Guiding Principles.

 


Professional experience
2019
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort
2018
2019
Managing Associate, Advokatfirmaet Hjort
2016
2018
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
2014
2016
Managing Associate, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
2012
2013
Associate, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
2012
Lecturer and external examinator, University of Oslo (current)
2007
2012
Research Fellow, University of Oslo
2010
2011
Visting scholar, Columbia University School of Law
2009
2010
Visiting Doctoral Researcher, New York University School of Law
2007
Associate, Advokatfirmaet Selmer DA
2006
2007
Research Assistant, Department of Public Law, University of Oslo
2004
2006
Legal Adviser, Homeowners' Association
Education
2001
2007
Master of Laws, The University of Oslo
Memberships / Appointments

The Norwegian Bar Association

International Commission of Jurists (ICJ – Norway) – Committee for the Independence of Judges and Lawyers

2012 – 2014 Board member: The Fulbright Alumni Association

Langtvedt is a recommended lawyer by The Legal 500 in Dispute Resolution. The Legal 500 is a well-known international agency which analyzes the capabilities of law firms across the world.

Hjorts Dispute Resolution department is highly-ranked by both The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners.

“Hjort are very service-minded and solution-oriented. They know our business, and clearly and rapidly understand our position and goals. They are excellent counsel in court and give helpful advice on procedural matters.” Chambers and Partners

Langtvedt is also ranked as “Next Generation Partners” in Dispute Resolution by The Legal 500.