Gunnar Meyer

Partner

About Gunnar Meyer

Gunnar Meyer is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Technology and IT Law practise. Meyer primarily works with intellectual property matters, especially within the areas of patent and trade mark law. He also has wide experience in issues regarding contract, construction, competition, company, energy and public law. He has extensively pleaded cases before the courts at all levels, including the Supreme Court.Meyer is recommended by Chambers and Partners as "Leaders in their field" in the category Intellectual Property. Meyer is admitted to the Norwegian Supreme Court.

Work experience
  • 2000

    Partner, Wikborg, Rein, Oslo

  • 1993 - 2000

    Partner, Lund, Gundersen & Co. (later Gundersen & Co.), Oslo

  • 1991 - 1993

    Senior Associate, Haavind & Haga, Oslo

  • 1987 - 1991

    Senior Associate, the Attorney General, Oslo

  • 1986 - 1987

    Associate, Hauge & Stang Lund, Oslo

  • 1984 - 1985

    Deputy Judge, Nordre Sunnmøre District Court

  • 1983 - 1984

    Executive Officer, Legal Department, the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

  • 1979 - 1980

    Assistant Lecturer, Scandinavian Institute of Maritime Law, University of Oslo

Education
  • 1985 - 1986

    Diplôme Supérieur d'Université in French Civil Law, Université de Droit, d'Economie et des Sciences Sociales, Paris

  • 1990

    Admitted to the Norwegian Supreme Court

  • 1983

    Cand.jur., University of Oslo

Publications
  • "Forurensningsansvar i oljevirksomheten" (with Harald Hjort) (Norwegian) ("Liability for pollution from offshore operations"), Sjørettsfondet, Oslo, 1981

  • "La législation norvègienne d'énergie, Xèmes Journées franco-nordiques" (French, printed discourse), Université des Sciences Sociales de Toulouse 1997