Region specific legal notices

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Norway

Service provider

The services from the office in Norway are provided by Advokatfirma DLA Piper Norway DA, which is part of DLA Piper. DLA Piper is a global law firm operating through various separate and distinct legal entities. For further information about these entities and DLA Piper's structure, please refer to the Legal Notices page.

Advokatfirma DLA Piper Norway DA is a general partnership with shared liability (registered number 982 216 060) whose registered office is at Bryggegata 6, PO Box 1364 Vika, N-0114 Oslo, Norway.

The VAT registration number in Norway is NO 982 216 060.

Contact details

Advokatfirma DLA Piper Norway DA can be contacted at its registered office and principal place of business, or by telephone, + 47 2413 1500. Further contact details of the Norway office can be found in the Offices section of the Norway homepage.

Regulation

All Norwegian lawyers at Advokatfirma DLA Piper Norway DA are admitted within Norway to practice as lawyers (Advokat) by the Supervisory Council for Legal Practice (Tilsynsrådet for Advokatvirksomhet). The regulatory provisions applicable to members of the Supervisory Council for Legal Practice can be found at www.tilsynet.no.

Advokatfirma DLA Piper Norway DA may also have a number of lawyers from other jurisdictions who are members of foreign Bars. Further information on our people and their professional qualifications can be found on this site in our people.

The word "partner" is used to refer to a partner of Advokatfirma DLA Piper Norway DA, and to a partner, member, director, employee or consultant in another DLA Piper practising entity who has equivalent standing.

Professional liability insurance

We maintain professional indemnity insurance with Travelers Insurance Company Limited whose address is Exchequer Court, 33 St Mary Axe, London EC3A 8AG. This insurance covers our practice in Norway and DLA Piper's practices in the United Kingdom, Europe, Africa, Middle East, Australia and Asia and extends to acts and omissions wherever they occur in the world.

In certain jurisdictions professional indemnity insurance is required to be placed locally in accordance with statute or regulation. Where there are such requirements we have policies in place to meet these obligations, details of which can be supplied on request.

Our services

We are committed to providing the highest quality services to all of our clients. Should you have any specific question regarding the services, please feel free to contact the matter partner responsible for the work or the Norway country managing partner.

If we are unable to resolve a problem through internal channels, our client may refer the matter to the Norwegian Bar Association, details of which are accessible at www.jus.no. If, after investigation, it is found that the complaint is justified, the Norwegian Bar Association may report the lawyer to Tilsynsrådet for Advokatvirksomhet who can take disciplinary action against the lawyer.

Further information

Additional legal notices with general application can be found on the Legal Notices page.