New partners at Simonsen Vogt Wiig

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We are pleased to announce that Trine Vabog, Kristoffer Birkeland, Jahn Egil Osestad and Siri Merethe Rønning are joining the partnership at Simonsen Vogt Wiig as of 1 January 2023.

Trine Vabog is affiliated with the TMT team in Oslo. Trine is among Norway’s leading IT lawyers and works with complex ICT procurements and ICT contracts from both the customer as well as the provider side. She has a deep understanding and expertise within the ICT area, considerable experience as a project manager and negotiation manager for ICT acquisitions and advises parties within both public and private sectors.

Kristoffer Birkeland is associated with the Corporate M&A team in Oslo. He is an experienced lawyer within Private Equity, Venture Capital and industrial M&A. Kristoffer is used to handle complex transactions, often with cross-border elements.

Jahn Egil Osestad is associated with Simonsen Vogt Wiig’s office in Kristiansand. Jahn Egil has extensive expertise and experience with legal advice within the energy sector, particularly in connection with the grid industry, where he assists Norwegian grid companies with energy related legal issues as well as contracts and complex procurement projects.

Siri Merethe Rønning is located at the Trondheim office. She has more than 20 years of experience with issues related to business and organizational development. Siri has extensive operational experience from both private business and publicly owned companies, covering areas such as ESG and sustainability, real estate, employment and corporate law.

«It is a pleasure to announce partner promotions from own ranks. These four are experienced and skilled lawyers, and highly esteemed colleagues. We are proud to welcome them into the partnership!» says Managing Partner Mona Søyland.