Einar Heiberg has extensive experience within the practice areas of tax law and company law, including planning and implementation of transactions, restructurings, mergers and demergers, shareholder agreements, and incentive schemes. He also has broad experience within property law and general contract law.

Einar works on complicated cases and looks for opportunities to accomplish the very best outcome.

He is also admitted to appear before the Supreme Court and litigates regularly before the ordinary courts of law and the court of arbitration, within various practice areas.

He is a sought-after lecturer within tax law, for example for The Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway, audit and accountancy firms, and within regular contract law for various business sectors.

Awards and rankings

The rating agency The Legal 500 recommends Einar within Tax and Insurance in 2024. They note that:

"Einar Heiberg is a seasoned litigator who specialises in general corporate tax, tax controversies and transactional tax work"

In 2023 clients stated that 'Einar Heiberg always delivers high quality’, and in 2020 clients said: Einar Heiberg is a key contact for contentious work.' Within insurance, he is known for his work on professional liability (auditor) cases.

In addition, the ranking agency World Tax gives Einar a "highly regarded" ranking within General corporate tax and Tax controversy (2024).


  • 2006
    Certified arbitrator
  • 2001
    Admitted to the Supreme Court
  • 1988
    Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Oslo

Work experience

  • 2021–
    Partner, Bull & Co Advokatfirma AS
  • 2017–2021
    Partner, Advokatfirmaet Ræder
  • 1992–2017
    Partner, Advokatfirmaet Seland Orwall
  • 1989–1992
    Lawyer and Associate, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt
  • 1988–1989
    The Department of tax law, The Norwegian Ministry of Finance

Publications and talks

  • 2021
    Viktig ved tegning av styreansvarsforsikring, Revisjon og Regnskap
  • 2020-2021
    Personlig ansvar for styremedlemmer, Revisjon og Regnskap
  • 2017
    Kompliserte beviskrav ved tilleggsskatt, Revisjon og Regnskap
  • 2014
    Overdragelse av aksjer og fordel vunnet ved arbeid, Revisjon og Regnskap
  • 2012
    Høyesterett gav amnesti mot straff – frivillig retting, Revisjon og Regnskap
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