Kaare Christian Tapper

Kaare Christian Tapper

Partner

Partner

OFFICE
Oslo
PHONE
+47 22 82 75 06
MOBILE
+47 930 86 420
EMAIL
KCT@WR.NO

Practice areas   M&A, Restructuring and Insolvency

Kaare Christian Tapper is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is head of the firm's Corporate Finance and Tax group. Tapper has considerable experience with mergers, acquisitions and other equity transactions, as well as financial and structural reorganization of businesses. In addition to his legal degree, Tapper holds a MSc in Management degree from HEC Paris. Tapper was in 2015 identified as one of Europe's most outstanding ‘up and coming’ lawyers by Chambers and Partners.

Work experience:

  • 2014- Partner, Wikborg Rein, Oslo
  • 2012-2013 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Oslo
  • 2009-2011 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo
  • 2008-2009 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo
  • 2008 Secondment 6 months, Associate, Allen & Overy LLP, London
  • 2007 Associate, Wikborg Rein, London
  • 2006-2007 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo
  • 2001-2005 Trainee at various law firms
  • 2003-2004 Research Assistant, Institute of Private Law, University of Oslo

Publications:

  • "Board members under scrutiny", Global Insolvency & Restructuring Review 2014/2015
  • "Debt reorganisation in Norway", Global Insolvency & Restructuring Review 2013/2014
  • "Returning to Health", M&A Norway, International Financial Law Review 2012

Education:

  • 2009 Practising Certificate
  • 2006 MSc in Management, HEC Paris
  • 2005 Cand. Jur. University of Oslo