Elisabeth Roscher

Specialist Counsel

Elisabeth Roscher is a Specialist Counsel at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is head of the firm's Compliance and Crisis Management team. She is also part of the firm's Company Law practice.

Roscher was previously partner and head of the Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services team at EY Norway. She was also senior public prosecutor with Økokrim, heading up the Subsidy Fraud team. Roscher has extensive experience in both pleading and prosecuting cases before Norwegian courts, including several Økokrim cases before the Norwegian Supreme Court.

Elisabeth Roscher's main areas of practice include:

- Corporate compliance in particular anti-corruption, anti-money-laundering and anti-trust (competition law)
- Private investigations and crisis management for both national and international companies, including corporate criminal liability.

2016- Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2011-2016 Partner/Lawyer, EY (Ernst & Young AS), Oslo_NEWLINE_2002-2011 Senior Prosecutor, Økokrim, Oslo_NEWLINE_2007-2008 Director Investigation, The Norwegian Competition Authority, Bergen_NEWLINE_2000-2002 Head of Legal, The Norwegian Competition Authority, Oslo_NEWLINE_1996-2000 Lawyer, Orkla ASA, Oslo_NEWLINE_1995-1996 Lawyer, Hafslund Nycomed ASA, Oslo_NEWLINE_1990-1995 Lawyer, Wiersholm, Oslo_NEWLINE_1989-1990 Deputy Judge, Nedre Romerike County Court, Lillestrøm_NEWLINE_1988-1989 Visiting Lawyer, Blake, Cassels & Graydon, Toronto, Canada _NEWLINE_
1988, Cand. Jur, University of Oslo_NEWLINE_1987 Diploma in EU law, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium_NEWLINE_