Heidi Ann Vestvik-Bruknapp

Senior Associate

About Heidi Ann Vestvik-Bruknapp

Heidi Ann is specialised in fisheries and aquaculture and has special experience in assisting fishing companies and aquaculture companies with complex regulatory issues.

The advice to fisheries companies especially includes application processes in relation to succession of generations, as well as legal assessments of all regulatory issues related to such processes. Within aquaculture law she has special knowlege towards the exceptions within the Norwegian traffic light system. Heidi Ann has also advised aquaculture clients on issues related to the EU Animal Health Law and has therefore experience with regulatory issues related to listed fishing diseases.

Heidi Ann was in April 2022 ranked as "Rising Star" within Legal500.

Work experience
  • 2023 -

    Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS

  • 2019 - 2022

    Associate, Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS

  • 2019

    Scholarshipholder, The Norwegian Tax Administration

  • 2017 - 2018

    Teaching assistant, University of Bergen

  • 2011 - 2012

    Research assistant, University of Bergen

  • 2021

    Practising certificate

  • 2014 - 2019

    Master of Laws, University of Bergen

  • 2010 - 2013

    Bachelor Comparative Politics, University of Bergen