Sigurd Opedal


About Sigurd Opedal

Sigurd Opedal is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's M&A practice. He works primarily with M&A, private equity transactions and capital markets transactions. Opedal is ranked as one of Norway's leading lawyers within mergers & acquisition by Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, Legal 500, IFLR and had according to Mergermarkets list for 2016 most transactions of Norwegian lawyers.

Work experience
  • 2007

    Partner, Wikborg Rein

  • 2004 - 2006

    Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2002 - 2004

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2001 - 2001

    Deputy Judge, Horten

  • 1999 - 2001

    Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo

  • 2002

    Practising certificate

  • 1998

    Cand.jur., University of Oslo

  • 1992

    Business Economist, The Norwegian School of Management BI

  • Obstacles to Nordic Venture Capital Funds / Nordic Innovation Centre. – 3rd ed., Norwegian part by Sigurd Opedal and Anders Myklebust