Head of Legal



Medlemskap: FICPI/NPF, LES, INTA, Norwegian Bar Association

Primary expertise

Anne has extensive experience in business law, particularly in intellectual property law, unfair competition and marketing law. She holds extensive experience in intellectual property counseling, litigation and arbitration, including developing and implementing IPR protection strategies, due diligence, valuation, trademark clearance, filing and prosecution, as well as trademark oppositions and other administrative procedures, domain name issues and negotiation both nationally and internationally. She is also experienced in contractual matters, including technology transfer such as licensing agreements, franchise agreements, distributor agreements as well as all kinds of trademark, copyright and domain name related agreements.

Anne’s clients span from small Norwegian businesses to large Norwegian and international corporations within all sectors of consumer goods and commodities, including energy, telecommunication, IT, entertainment, automotive, transportation, sports, building, food, paper, retail, pharmaceutical and financial industries, etc.


Anne got her law degree (Cand. Jur.) from Oslo University in 1989, specializing in copyrights and intellectual property law. She was admitted to the Norwegian Bar in 1996 and has practiced as an attorney and over several years in various IP consultancy firms. She has experience from the Norwegian Industrial Property Office, where she headed up their trademark/ design department. She has worked as an in-house lawyer in the legal department of Telenor ASA, where she primarily worked with IP related matters, including contractual matters, disputes regarding infringement of intellectual property rights and IP strategies. She has experience from several board positions, and she is currently chairman of the board of ICC Norway (International Chamber of Commerce). Anne joined Bryn Aarflot AS in 2013 from a major international IP firm where she headed up their legal and trademark departments.


Named in the WTR 1000, 2016, 2017 and 2018



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