Tor Henning Rustan Knudsen

Specialist Counsel

Tor Henning Rustan Knudsen is a Specialist Counsel at Wikborg Rein's Bergen office and is part of the the firm's dispute resolution and litigation practice. He has significant litigation experience before most Norwegian courts, including approx. 15 cases at the Supreme Court level, hereunder the so-called "Robotcase" in 2012 regarding market manipulation with stock trading robots. Knudsen also has expertise in compliance, anti-corruption, investigations, securities law, contract law, public procurement and economic crimes.

2018- Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2013-2018 Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Bergen_NEWLINE_2010-2013 Senior Public Prosecutor, The Director of Public Prosecution in Norway_NEWLINE_2009- University teacher (hourly basis) in criminal law and procedural law, at The Faculty of Law, University of Oslo_NEWLINE_2007-2010 Director and Lawyer, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Oslo_NEWLINE_2006-2007 Deputy Judge, Oslo City Court_NEWLINE_2005-2006 District Attorney, Regional Public Prosecution Office in Oslo_NEWLINE_2001-2005 Police Attorney, Oslo Police District_NEWLINE_2000 Higher Executive Officer, The Norwegian Ministry of Trade and Industry_NEWLINE_
2017 Should privilege against self-incrimination apply to corporate investigations?
2012 Admitted to the Supreme Court_NEWLINE_2002 Practising certificate_NEWLINE_2000 Cand.jur., University of Oslo_NEWLINE_1999-2000 Specialization, Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, Washington DC, USA_NEWLINE__NEWLINE_