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Finn Backer-Grøndahl Partner Advokat (H)

Finn started in Thommessen in 2001 and is part 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

    "Finn Backer-Grøndahl is an excellent lawyer. His knowledge, personality and his ability to go deep into the case is outstanding."

  2. Chambers & Partners Europe
    Band 1, Tax

    "He offers in-depth insight into tax and is able to simplify and get the message over."

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

  4. Chambers High Net Worth
    Ranked, Private Wealth Law

    "He is incredibly knowledgeable and very responsive"

  5. Who's Who Legal
    Recommended Lawyer, Corporate Tax - Advisory

    "Finn Backer-Grøndahl is widely revered for his “in-depth litigation expertise” and notable tax experience."

  6. World Tax/International Tax Review
    Highly Regarded, General corporate tax, Tax controversy

  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