Haakon I. Haraldsen


Mobile: +47 901 26 241
Email: hih@bull.no


Principal areas of practice

Commercial and contract law related to trade, corporate finance, fabrication and construction, oil and gas industry, information and communication technology, licensing and technology transfer, company law, merger and acquisitions, labour law and real estate.

Litigation and dispute resolution. Listed in European Legal Experts (Legalease, London) under litigation and arbitration.
Admitted to the Norwegian Bar 1977. Admitted to the bar of the Supreme Court 1988.
Authorized as a mediator by the Norwegian Bar Association.

Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Oslo, 1973

Professional experience
Partner, Bull & Co, 1985-
Senior associate, Thommessen, Karlsrud, Heyerdahl & Brunsvig, 1977-1984
Deputy judge, Sør-Gudbrandsdal District Court, 1975-1977
Research assistant, University of Oslo, 1973-1975

Deputy member of the Disciplinary Committee for lawyers, 2009-
Chairman of the Norwegian Bar Association’s Ethics Committee, 1998-2006
Deputy Chairman, Norwegian Association of Lawyers, 1999-2002
Member, National Board of the Norwegian Association of Lawyers, 1997-2002
Member, Executive Board of the Norwegian Bar Association, 1995-1998
Chairman, the Norwegian Bar Association, Oslo Region, 1993-1995
Member, Oslo Regional Board of the Norwegian Bar Association, 1991-1993
Honorary member of the Association of Fellows and Legal Scholars of the Center For International Legal Studies, Salzburg, Austria


Introduction and Case Studies in Ethics for Lawyers (in cooperation with the Bar Association), Universitetsforlaget 2016
Code of Conduct with Comments, the Norwegian Bar Association 2005
The Sale of Property Act, Norsk Lovnøkkel, Ad Notam Gyldendal 1996
The Product Liability Act, Norsk Lovnøkkel, Ad Notam Gyldendal 1995
The Conciliation Board in the Resolution of Conflicts, Universitetsforlaget 1978

Co-author of inter alia the following books:
Law and Ethics, Universitetsforlaget 2019
Road Traffic Legislation with Comments, Universitetsforlaget 1983-2019
International Product Liability, Yorkhill Law Publishing, Salzburg 2006
International Corporate Procedures, Jordans, Bristol 1992-2003
Product Liability, European Laws and Practice, Sweet & Maxwell, London 1993
International Product Liability, Lloyd’s, London 1993
Products Liability, an International Manual of Practice, Oceana Publicatons Inc, New York 1981-1987
Judicial Independence, Dordrecht 1985

Norwegian, mother tongue