Erik Leganger

Erik Leganger

Senior Lawyer

Senior Lawyer

OFFICE
Bergen
PHONE
+47 55 21 52 57
MOBILE
+47 918 65 496
EMAIL
ELE@WR.NO

Practice areas   M&A, Capital Markets

Erik Leganger is a Senior Lawyer at Wikborg Rein's Bergen office and is part of the firm's Capital Markets practice. Leganger advises businesses within various industries, primarily with restructuring, M&As and stock exchange listing, including due diligence administration. He has experience with dispute resolution, both as a lawyer and as a deputy judge. In addition to Norwegian and English, he has knowledge of the French and Russian languages.

Work experience:

  • 2012- Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Bergen
  • 2009-2011 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen
  • 2007-2008 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen
  • 2005-2007 Deputy Judge, Bergen Court of Law
  • 2001-2005 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen
  • 2001 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo
  • 1997-1998 Adviser, Juss-Buss (Law students legal service), Oslo
  • 1996-1997 Lecturer in Norwegian, Novgorod State University after Yaroslav the Wise, Novgorod, Russia

Publications:

  • "The Public Administration Act and the practise of the Immigration Act", article in "Immigration politics and the Immigration Act - the Wailing Wall of our times", Turid Heiberg (editor), 1998, Fagbokforlaget, Bergen

Education:

  • 2000 Cand. jur., University of Oslo
  • 1996 Russian, intermediate level, University of Oslo
  • 1995 Russian A-course, Norwegian Defense Intelligence and Security School
  • 1992 International Baccalaureate, Berg College, Oslo
  • 1991 Diplôme du baccalauréat de l'enseignement du second degrée, Lycée Augustin-Thierry, Blois, France