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Legal services

ECOVIS in Norway offers a wide range of services, including legal services for our clients. We are experts in corporate law, tax law, labour law and contract law, and our team has 20+ years of experience assisting foreign clients with advanced legal advisory.

When entering the Norwegian market it is crucial to understand the legal landscape before making any structural decisions. ECOVIS is a full-service company offering legal services, accounting, tax, establishment and global mobility.

Legal services in Norway

Our lawyers have wide experience of assisting foreign companies in Norway, and we understand the complex tax, regulatory and commercial laws in our country.

What can we do for you?

We can take care of your legal needs in Norway within the following areas:

Company law/corporate tax law

  • Establishment in Norway and abroad
  • Choice of corporate entity
  • Tax and company law due diligence
  • Establishing of sharebased award schemes
  • Purchase and sale of companies and businesses
  • Mergers and demergers
  • Joint ventures
  • Transfer of undertakings
  • Restructuring and reorganisations
  • Corporate tax planning
  • Value added tax
  • Excise duties
  • Transfer pricing advisory
  • Transactions
  • Next-generation transitions and planning
  • International tax law – permanent establishments/branch
  • Administrative complaints and litigation

Employment law

  • Employment agreements and consultancy agreements
  • Restructuring, insourcing and outsourcing
  • Non-compete clauses
  • Personal data teratment
  • Harassment, whistleblowing and discrimination
  • Transfer of undertakings
  • Pensions
  • Severage payments/final packages
  • Administrative complaints and litigation

Taxation of individuals/personal tax

  • Employee tax returns
  • Personal tax planning
  • Tax treaty and social security advisory
  • Tailoring of beneficial salary packages
  • Applications social security – A1 and Certificate of coverage
  • Applicactions – exemption form withholding tax
  • Administrative complaints and litigation

Other legal areas

  • Contract law
  • Company law
  • Tort law and right of compensation
  • Litigation


Please feel free to contact us now to get in touch with our legal team.

Check out our latest article about performing business in Norway: Performing business in Norway

Contractor in Norway

At ECOVIS we aim for the best

Our team of specialists provide a high level of service and ensure dedication and focus on your unique needs. We are able to provide and facilitate legal services tailored to your requirements – fast and easy.

Geir Peter Hole

I’ll help you make the right legal path to a prosperous business life in Norway.