Kristine Frivold Rørholt

Senior Lawyer

About Kristine Frivold Rørholt

Kristine Frivold Rørholt is a Senior Lawyer at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Capital Markets practice. She works primarily with financial regulatory issues and assist Norwegian and foreign players in the financial sector, e.g. banks, brokerage companies, insurance companies, fund managers, etc. She provides on-going advice and assist with transactions involving such actors.

Rørholt has experience from the Financial Markets department of the Norwegian Ministry of Finance where she also worked with financial regulatory issues. She was responsible for i.a. the Norwegian UCITS legislation and the Norwegian Anti Money Laundering legislation. Rørholt was part of the Norwegian delegation to Financial Action Task Force (FATF) for several years, and she acted as a secretary for the commission who prepared implementation of the EU fourth Money Laundering Directive in Norway.

Rørholt also has experience as a law clerk at the Supreme Court of Norwegian and as a Deputy Judge at Oslo District Court.

Work experience
  • 2018

    Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2016 - 2018

    Deputy Judge, Oslo City Court

  • 2013 - 2016

    Law clerk, Norwegian Supreme Court

  • 2007 - 2013

    Senior Advisor, Ministry of Finance

  • 2005 - 2006

    Trainee, Various law firms

Education
  • 2007

    Masters in Law, University of Oslo

  • 2007

    LL.M. Comparative Corporate and Company Law, King's College London