Mira Bergsland

Senior Lawyer

About Mira Bergsland

Mira Levánd Bergsland is a Senior Lawyer at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Restructuring and Insolvency practice, as well as the Financing practice. Bergsland's main areas of practice relate to insolvency and bankruptcy law and company law, where she provides advice within a wide range of issues related to the operations of companies in financial distress. Bergsland works with restructuring projects with a special focus on insolvency and director's liability, and she works closely with the boards of directors of the distressed companies. She has experience from complex and comprehensive restructurings of Norwegian companies in the oil/shipping sector. Bergsland's practice also include administration of bankruptcy estates, where she has been part of the teams administrating the bankruptcy estates of Faktor Eiendom ASA, Aksjespareklubben TA-Invest, Sydvaranger Gruve AS and Veireno AS. Bergsland has previously worked as a deputy judge with Oslo Byfogdembete, a court in Oslo who specializes in bankruptcy-/insolvency-, legal enforcement and provisional security cases.

Work experience
  • 2019

    Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2016 - 2018

    Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2015

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2015 -

    External examiner, University of Bergen

  • 2014 - 2015

    Deputy Judge, Oslo County Court

  • 2012 - 2014

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2012

    Scholarship holder, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2010 - 2011

    2011 Trainee

  • 2015

    Practising certificate

  • 2012

    Master of Laws, University of Bergen

  • 2011

    Special subjects, Faculty of Law, University of Glasgow

  • Author of the legal commentary to the Wage Guarantee law, titled "Lønnsgarantien Lovkommentar", Universitetsforlaget 2021

  • Contributor to the book 100 næringseiendomstips (100 commercial real estate tips), Wikborg Rein 2014