• 2014-

    Contractual issues, public authority

    409/5000 From 2014 Hatland has assisted Sameiet Montana Terrasse, a group of 62 homeowners, in a law suit brought by Bergen County on the validity of resolutions formed by the homeowners' annual meeting. The case involves issues such as price control regulations and pre-emption rights. The main hearing was conducted over 2 ½ weeks in Bergen District Court in April/May 2016. Our clients won the case. The judgment is now appealed and the main hearing in the Appeal Court is scheduled over three weeks in the fall of 2017.

  • 2012-

    Claim against a major bank

    In 2012-2017, Hatland has litigated on behalf of Banco Popular Español S.A. in a tort suit initiated by PGS UK Ltd (previously known as Arrow Seismic Invest II AS). PGS claimed for NOK 100 millions in compensation from the bank and the alleged accomplice, Armada Seismic Invest II AS. Bergen District Court acquitted the bank in March 2016. PGS has appealed the case to Gulating Appeal Court.

Work experience

  • 2007
    Admitted to the Supreme Court of Norway
  • 2005–
    Partner, Bergen office, Thommessen
  • 2001–2004
    Senior Associate, Bergen office, Thommessen
  • 1999–2001
    Lawyer, Bergen office, Thommessen
  • 1999
    Admitted to the bar
  • 1997–1999
    Associate, Bergen office, Thommessen
  • 1996–1997
    Army Legal Service Officer, The Royal Norwegian Navy, The Royal Norwegian Navy


  • 1989–1996
    Candidate in Jurisprudence, University of Bergen