Eivind Stage

About Eivind

Specialist Counsel Eivind Stage is deputy head of the Competition/Antitrust practice in Wikborg Rein. Stage's main area of work is within competition law, and his track record includes all types of cases, covering a broad range of industries. Stage joined Wikborg Rein in 2013, after seven years of holding various leading positions in the Norwegian Competition Authority, lastly as Deputy Director.

Over the fourteen years of working full-time within competition law, he has been key to handling a number of large, complex cases, both merger filings and antitrust investigations. Stage's background and skills makes him a versatile and sought after competition law expert, with a key role in many of the firm's high-profile competition matters.

Work experience
2018- Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2013-2017 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2012 Special Adviser and Deputy Director, Norwegian Competition Authority_NEWLINE_2006-2011 Head of Finance Section, Norwegian Competition Authority_NEWLINE_2005-2006 Adviser, Food Section, Norwegian Competition Authority_NEWLINE_2003-2005 Deputy Judge, Bergen City Court_NEWLINE_2001-2003 Attorney and Associate, Law firm Harris_NEWLINE_1999-2006 Various tutoring, University of Bergen and Oslo _NEWLINE_
Education
2009 "Solstrand course" for younger leaders (AFF at NHH)_NEWLINE_2008 Mentoring programme for public sector, DIFI_NEWLINE_2007 Postgraduate Diploma in EC Competition Law, King's College London_NEWLINE_2003 Practising Certificate_NEWLINE_2001 Cand.jur., University of Bergen_NEWLINE_1999 Community law, etc. Université de Lyon, France_NEWLINE_
Publications
Contributor to the book 100 næringseiendomstips (100 commercial real estate tips), Wikborg Rein 2014