Stian Sørensen Schilvold works within technology law and transactions. Within technology law, Stian has expertise within privacy law, different types of agreements (such as licensing, service, and cooperation agreements and outsourcing), intellectual property rights, e-commerce, negotiations and dispute resolution. He also assists investors, companies and founders within all business areas with their transactions. A big part of his transactional assistance is related to technology businesses due to his expertise within this industry.

Stian is focused on working closely with his clients and providing practical and value-generative advice, taking into consideration the overall context of the advice and not necessarily only the legal aspects. His previous experience from public administration and as in-house counsel in the technology and media business creates a solid basis for providing such advice.

Awards and rankings

The ranking agency The Legal 500 (2023) recommends “very practical and pragmatic” Stian in the TMT (Technology, media and telecom) category, and it cites satisfied clients, who say: “Stian Schilvold – an all round great lawyer, he is particular skilled at supporting in-house related matters. His broad knowledge of different practice areas allows him to solve a broad range of legal and commercial challenges. Would recommend without hesitation."Stian is also recomended in Commercial, Corporate and M&A by The Legal 500.Stian is ranked by Chambers and Partners, which state (2023) that "Stian Sørensen Schilvold advises well-known Norwegian corporates on GDPR compliance and IT-related issues."


  • 2000
    Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Oslo

Work experience

  • 2017–
    Partner, Bull & Co Advokatfirma AS
  • 2015–2017
    Senior attorney, Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS
  • 2010–2015
    In-house counsel, Schibsted ASA
  • 2006–2010
    Assosiate and Attorney, Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS
  • 2000–2006
    Adviser and Project manager, The Consumer Authority

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