Lena Sæter

Senior Associate

About Lena Sæter

Lena Sæter is an senior associate at Wikborg Rein’s Oslo office and is part of the firm’s Compliance and Crisis Management group, as well as Wikborg Rein's Trade Compliance & Sanctions Team.

Sæter works within a range of compliance areas, including, inter alia, anti-corruption, international sanctions and export control. Sæter assists in the performance of integrity risk assessments, on the implementation of risk mitigating measures as well as third party management and integrity due diligence of business partners. She also assists in assessing and setting up compliance programs. Further, Sæter has worked on several international investigations related to corruption and other forms of misconduct.

Sæter has previously worked as an adviser at the Ministry of Justice and Public Security, within the Crime Prevention Department's section for legal affairs.

Work experience
  • 2022 -

    Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS

  • 2021 - 2022

    Associate, Wikborg Rein

  • 2020 - 2021

    Advisor, Ministry of Justice and Public Security

  • 2018 - 2020

    Associate, Wikborg Rein

  • 2017

    Trainee, The Legislation Department of the Ministry of Justice

  • 2016

    Trainee, Norwegian Armed Forces’ Defence Logistic Organisation

  • 2015 - 2017

    Trainee, various law firms

  • 2013 - 2014

    Summer temp in the Compliance Department, Swedbank

  • 2012 - 2018

    Master of Law, University of Bergen, Faculty of Law

  • 2014 - 2016

    Volunteer student legal advisor and board member of the legal aid group, WayBack foundation