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.
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
Masters in Law, University of Oslo
LL.M. Comparative Corporate and Company Law, King's College London