Silje Hangaard is part of our real estate team and works primarily with commercial property transactions, lease agreements and construction.

Silje assists companies in negotiations and drafting of sale/purchase agreements, leases, due diligence processes and dispute resolution arising out of such contracts. She also regularly assists with closing of financial settlements.

Further, she has experience with construction law issues, especially in connection with major railway projects and ongoing claim and change orders. In addition, she hosts courses and seminars in standard-form contracts.


Work experience

2023 - (today) Senior Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig
2019 - 2023 Senior Associate, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig
2018 Secondment, Baneservice
2017 - 2019 Associate, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig
2016 Internship, Department of Immigration, Oslo Police District
2015 Trainee, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig
2014 Trainee, Advokatfirmaet Wiersholm AS


2016 Master of Law, University of Oslo
2015 Sydney University, Australia
2014 Bachelor of Law, Buskerud and Vestfold College