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Finn Backer-Grøndahl Partner Oslo

Finn started in Thommessen in 2001 and is now head of Thommessen's department for tax and duties. He assist Norwegian and non-Norwegian clients with issues related to Norwegian and international taxation, including transfer pricing. Finn assist client with day to day tax issues and with restructuring and transactions. A large part of Finn's work also consists of assistance with disputes with Norwegian tax authorities, and he has litigate several cases before Norwegian courts, including the Supreme Court. Finn has substantial experience with various industries and has in depth knowledge of the Norwegian tonnage tax regime and the special tax rules for the hydropower industry.
  1. The Legal 500
    Hall of Fame, Tax

  2. Chambers & Partners Europe
    Ranked, Tax

    "An extremely clever advisory and litigation lawyer"

  3. The Norwegian Financial Daily's annual Lawyer survey
    Top 10, Tax Law

  4. Chambers High Net Worth
    Ranked, Private Wealth Law

    “He is a very highly respected tax lawyer,” enthuses one lawyer, while another peer reveals that “he is my first choice for tricky tax questions.”

  5. Who's Who Legal
    Recommended, Corporate Tax: Advisory

  6. Who's Who Legal
    Recommended, Corporate Tax: Controversy

  7. Best Lawyers
    Recognized Lawyer, Tax Law

  1. Partner, Oslo, Thommessen

  2. Senior Associate, Oslo, Thommessen

  3. Deputy judge, Holt District Court

  4. Associate, Oslo, Thommessen

  1. Exam in Essential Project Management (5 ECTS)
    Skema Business School

  2. Candidate in Jurisprudence
    University of Oslo