Frank Almås specialises in construction, contract law and dispute resolution.
He has extensive experience advising builders, contractors, architects, advisors, and suppliers. He assists in all matters related to contract signing/negotiations, contract follow-up and dispute resolution.
Frank regularly litigates before the courts and has an approved trial case before the Supreme Court. He has furthermore handled a large number of disputes that have been resolved through judicial mediation or out-of-court proceedings. He has been responsible for several large legal assignments and is experienced in organising and managing teamwork.
In addition to professional expertise, Frank has gained in-depth industry knowledge and a thorough understanding of the challenges that may arise in construction projects through his long-term legal advice to the construction industry.
Frank regularly gives lectures and holds courses within construction and contract law.
|2022||-||(today)||Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS|
|2014||-||2022||Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA|
|2012||-||2014||Senior Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Hjort DA|
|2004||-||2012||Associate, lawyer, senior lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Haavind AS|
|2003||-||2004||Deputy Judge, Larvik District Court|
|2000||-||2003||Senior Executive Offier, the Ministry of Finance, the Tax Law Department|
|1999||-||2000||Civilian legal practitioner, Headquarters Defense Command Norway, Legal department|
|1994||-||1999||Master of law, University of Tromsø|
|2001||-||2002||Graduation in business economy, BI Norwegian Business School|