RICHARD BERG

POSITION: ATTORNEY-AT-LAW / PARTNER
PHONE: + 47 47 32 25 80
E-MAIL: BERG@WLA.NO

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF PRACTICE:

Rikard Berg’s main areas of practice are dispute resolution/litigation and criminal law. He has assisted clients with complex legal proceedings both in ordinary courts and arbitration. Berg regularly handles situations in which clients are under financial crime investigation. He has previously worked as district attorney prosecutor, and in that capacity headed a team combating financial and environmental crime.

Berg now provides criminal defence in such cases, and he also assists companies exposed to financial crime risks. Berg also covers general commercial law, such as contract law, tort law and employment law. Furthermore, Berg advises on inheritance and family law.

Professional experience
Partner, Wahl-Larsen Advokatfirma since 2019
Lawyer, Hammervoll Pind 2011 – 2019
District Attorney Prosecutor 2008 – 2011

Education
Law degree, University of Bergen 1999
Combat of Financial Crime, Police Academy, 2010
Licence to practice 2009

Core competency
Dispute resolution/litigation
Arbitration
Financial crime
Environmental crime
Contract law
Employment law
Inheritance and family law

Languages
Scandinavian languages and English