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Astri Ellegård-Jacobsen

Senior Attorney

Astri primarily assists with cases and disputes in construction and real estate, having worked broadly as a lawyer within the contractual law domain.

She has a particular background in the field of construction, where she has experience assisting both developers and contractors throughout all phases of a project, including litigation in court. Additionally, she has experience as a corporate lawyer and as a contract manager, responsible for overseeing agreements, change order procedures, etc.

Her expertise extends to real estate, involving property transfers, settlements, real estate brokerage, registration, encumbrances, easements, foreclosures, and land consolidation cases.

Astri has experience in dispute resolution and mediation in court settings, both as a lawyer and as a judicial clerk in one of the country's busiest courts.

Through her various roles in law firms, real estate agencies, and as a board member in a bank, Astri has also dealt with regulatory matters, particularly in Anti-Money Laundering (AML) compliance.


  • 2007
    Master of Laws, University of Oslo
  • 2006
    Université Jean Moulin – Lyon, France - exchangee student

Work experience

  • 2023
    Senior Attorney, Bull
  • 2015–2023
    Partner/attorney, Advokatfirmaet Midgaard & Co AS
  • 2012–2015
    Contract manager, Thales Norway AS
  • 2010–2012
    Deputy judge, Drammen District Court
  • 2007–2010
    Associate, Grette DA
  • 2007
    Trainee, Cabinet Taylor/Attorney Gunnar Nerdrum (Paris, France)