Senior Partner

Medlemskap: INTA, FICPI/NPF, NIR/AIPPI, Norwegian Bar Association

Primary expertise

Pål holds extensive experience in general and strategic trademark counseling, developing and implementing trademark protection strategies, clearance, filing and prosecution, as well as trademark oppositions and other administrative procedures, domain name issues, negotiation and drafting of trademark and domain name related agreements, in Norway and abroad.

Pål’s clients span from small Norwegian businesses to large Norwegian and international corporations within the IT, entertainment, automotive, transportation, sports, building, food, paper, retail and financial industries, etc.



Pål joined Bryn Aarflot in 2000, and has been a partner at the firm since 2006.

In 2007, Pål took over as head of Bryn Aarflot’s trademark department, a position he held until that department was incorporated into our legal department in 2013.


Named in WTR 1000, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018

Elected IP Star by Managing Intellectual Property 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2018

Named in the Expert Guides (Legal Media Group Euromoney) under Trademark Law Practitioners for Norway 2005, 2008, 2009, 2014 and 2016

Exclusive winner of the ILO Client Choice Awards Intellectual Property – Trademarks category for Norway 2015

Named in Marketplace Analysis by Who’s Who Legal for the high number of nominations he receives 2014

Named as one out of five Norwegian lawyers in International Who’s Who Legal’s – International Who’s Who of Trademark Lawyers 2012, 2013





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