Bjørn Åge assists companies in restructuring processes and negotiations, including transactions to secure businesses and reduce credit losses. He also assists Norwegian and foreign companies, including banks and other creditors, in strategic decisions to secure creditor interests.
Bjørn Åge is appointed by the District Court as an administrator of bankruptcy estates and for the past ten years he has been appointed as administrator in some of the largest bankruptcies in Western Norway. He also has extensive experience in consulting on contract issues and regularly assists in negotiations and contract design.
Bjørn Åge is affiliated with the company’s industry group for Real Estate and Banking and Finance.
|2013||-||(today)||Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS|
|2012||-||2013||Partner, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig|
|2006||-||2011||Associate and Senior Associate, Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig|
|2004||-||2006||Deputy Judge, Bergen District Court|
|2004||Teaching and sensor assignments, Faculty of Law, University of Bergen|
|2001||-||2004||Legal secretary of The Norwegian Advisory Council on Bankruptcy|
|2001||-||2004||Executive Officer, Department of Civil affairs, Royal Norwegian Ministry of Justice|
|2001||Adviser, Department of Justice and Construction, County Governor in Hordaland|
|2001||LL.M. (Master of Law - Dispute Resolution), Bond University|
|2000||Cand. Jur., University of Oslo|