Kaare Christian Tapper


About Kaare Christian

Kaare Christian Tapper is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is head of the firm's Restructuring and Insolvency practice. 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_NEWLINE_2012-2013 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2009-2011 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2008-2009 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2008 Secondment 6 months, Associate, Allen & Overy LLP, London_NEWLINE_2007 Associate, Wikborg Rein, London_NEWLINE_2006-2007 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2001-2005 Trainee at various law firms_NEWLINE_2003-2004 Research Assistant, Institute of Private Law, University of OsloWikborg Rein's London office for a period of time.
2009 Practising Certificate_NEWLINE_2006 MSc in Management, HEC Paris_NEWLINE_2005 Cand. Jur. University of Oslo
Relevant experience
"Board members under scrutiny", Global Insolvency & Restructuring Review 2014/2015_NEWLINE_"Debt reorganisation in Norway", Global Insolvency & Restructuring Review 2013/2014_NEWLINE_"Returning to Health", M&A Norway, International Financial Law Review 2012
2018- Member of the Board, Wikborg Rein