Hans Jørgen Langeland

Specialist Counsel

About Hans Jørgen

Hans Jørgen Langeland is a Specialist Counsel at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Trade Law and Dispute Resolutions practice, as well as the Contract Law and Construction practice. 

Langeland's main practice is legal advice and dispute resolution within commercial matters, and he has specialized in the field of international trade law, hereunder manufacturing agreements, distribution agreements and agency agreements. 

Langeland has extensive international experience. In the period 2013-2016 he was stationed at Wiborg Rein's Shanghai office, where he had the main responsibility for developing Wikborg Rein's onshore dispute resolution practice. Langeland has handled a number of disputes for Chinese courts and arbitration tribunals, and is experienced within Chinese negotiations. Langeland also provides contractual advice and handles commercial disputes in numerous other foreign jurisdictions. 

Work experience
2019- Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2016-2018 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2015-2016 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Shanghai_NEWLINE_2013-2014 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Shanghai_NEWLINE_2011-2013 Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2009-2010 Senior Associate, Norwegian Claims Link AS_NEWLINE_2008-2009 Associate, Norwegian Claims Link AS_NEWLINE_2007-2008 Legal practitioner, Norwegian Claims Link AS
2009 Practising certificate_NEWLINE_2006 Cand. jur, University of Oslo
Relevant experience
Contract law advice for Norwegian and international businesses in Norway and internationally, in particular within trade law_NEWLINE_Extensive international dispute resolution experience, hereunder numerous cases for the ordinary courts and arbitration tribunals in China_NEWLINE_Negotiations in Norway and internationally_NEWLINE_International corporate investigations, hereunder several extensive corporate investigations in China
2016- General legal counsel for the initiation project of Digital Norway – Toppindustrisenteret