Erik Leganger

Specialist Counsel

About Erik

Erik Leganger is a Specialist Counsel at Wikborg Rein's Bergen office and is part of the firm's Capital Markets practice. Leganger advises businesses within various industries, primarily with restructuring, M&As and stock exchange listing, including due diligence administration. He has experience with dispute resolution, both as a lawyer and as a deputy judge. In addition to Norwegian and English, he has knowledge of the French and Russian languages.

Work experience
2020- Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2012-2020 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2009-2011 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2007-2008 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2005-2007 Deputy Judge, Bergen Court of Law_NEWLINE_2001-2005 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2001 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_1997-1998 Adviser, Juss-Buss (Law students legal service), Oslo_NEWLINE_1996-1997 Lecturer in Norwegian, Novgorod State University after Yaroslav the Wise, Novgorod, Russia
Education
2000 Cand. jur., University of Oslo_NEWLINE_1996 Russian, intermediate level, University of Oslo_NEWLINE_1995 Russian A-course, Norwegian Defense Intelligence and Security School_NEWLINE_
Publications
"The Public Administration Act and the practise of the Immigration Act", article in "Immigration politics and the Immigration Act - the Wailing Wall of our times", Turid Heiberg (editor), 1998, Fagbokforlaget, Bergen