Bjarte Bogstad

Bull & Co - Norway

Partner, Head of Corporate and M&A


+47 930 18 909

Highly regarded


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Real estate

Bjarte Bogstad is primarily an M&A specialist. He has significant expertise with incorporations, negotiation of shareholder/investment/share purchase agreements, cross-border transactions, due diligence, mergers/demergers, joint ventures, and related corporate matters. He advises Norwegian and international companies throughout the transaction process. His sector experience includes technology/IP, industry, commerce and services. He advises on different types of commercial contracts, specific legal/regulatory issues and dispute resolution.

  • Cross-border acquisition on behalf of a German multinational company that purchased a Norwegian engineering company with a global profile, involving several countries and IP issues
  • Advising a Norwegian client in commercial negotiations with international counterparties in follow-up work and IP for the commercialisation of an important potential vaccine
  • Advising an international client within distribution of high-quality ingredients for various food-related industries on its planned acquisition of a Norwegian company

  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Derivatives
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Financial restructuring
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Private equity funds

  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Food and beverage
  • Industrials
  • Insurance
  • Real estate
  • Tech and telecoms

  • International Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, American Chamber of Commerce (Norway), 2015-2018

Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Bergen, 1996