Gry Hvidsten

Specialist Counsel

Gry Hvidsten is a Specialist Counsel at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Tech team. She is an expert within data protection and digitalization, including privacy in the workplace, and has a unique experience as an advisor in both the public and private sector. Hvidsten has broad experience from the Ministry of Justice (the Legislation Department), where she was in charge of the Data Protection legislation, Statoil ASA, where she was responsible for the Data Protection Compliance Project, and from working as a business lawyer for many years.

2018- Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2014-2018 Advisor, Sr. Advisor, Statoil ASA_NEWLINE_2009-2014 Associate/Senior Lawyer, Arntzen de Besche, Oslo_NEWLINE_2001-2009 Legal Advisor, Legislation dept, Ministry of Justice_NEWLINE_2000-2001 Secretary for the Norwegian Advisory Council on Bankruptcy, Civil dept, Ministry of Justice_NEWLINE_2007- Examiner, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo_NEWLINE_1997-1998 Research Assistant, Institute of Public Law, University of Oslo_NEWLINE_1996-1997 Legal Advisor, Juss-Buss_NEWLINE_1996-1996 Trainer (part time), Faculty of Law, University of Oslo _NEWLINE__NEWLINE_
Lov og Rett (no. 9/2009): Når er fjernsysnovervåking behandling av sensitive personopplysninger?
2000 Cand. jur, University of Oslo_NEWLINE_1991 French for foreigners, Sorbonne, Paris_NEWLINE_