Bjørn Frode Skaar

Bjørn Frode Skaar

Partner

Partner

OFFICE
Bergen
PHONE
+47 55 21 52 52
MOBILE
+47 970 55 552
EMAIL
BFS@WR.NO

Bjørn Frode Skaar is managing partner of Wikborg Rein's Bergen office. He is part of the firm's Commercial Property practice. His main areas are issues related to contract law and company law. He mostly works with clients in the real estate market (transactions, management and construction of real estate). Skaar is specialized in building- and construction law, and he also assists clients in the offshore sector.

Work experience:

  • 2004 - Partner, Wikborg Rein, Bergen (2014- Managing Partner, Bergen)
  • 2000-2004 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen
  • 2000 Secondment, Gearbulk U.K., London Secondment (Shipping Litigation), Clifford Chance, London
  • 1999 Secondment (Property og Shipping Finance), Stephenson Harwood, London
  • 1996-1999 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen
  • 1992-1995 Trainee, various law firms, Bergen
  • Assistant Lecturer (part time), Institute of Private Law, University of Bergen

Publications:

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

Education:

  • 1996 Cand. jur., University of Bergen
  • 1988-90 The Army's Officers Training School (telecommunication)