Main work areas
Jan Morten has extensive experience with contract negotiations in connection with various types of rights agreements within film, media and entertainment – including on-demand streaming – for Norwegian and international film and TV production companies as well as the music industry. In addition, his advisory includes trademark and patent issues and license agreements, as well as general and specific marketing law for entertainment, media, music and merchandising clients. He has also dealt with issues related to intellectual property law in connection with a number of acquisitions and transactions.
Jan Morten is rated in Band 3 within TMT by Chambers Europe 2019 and is recommended within TMT by The Legal 500.
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Ræder, 2017–2019
Senior Partner, Zacco, 2016–2017
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Hjort, 2013–2015
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Thommessen, 2006–2013
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Arntzen de Besche, 2000–2006
Partner, Advokatfirmaet Grette, 1991–2000
Associate, Advokatfirmaet Meltdvedt, Komnæs & Co, 1988–1991
Deputy Judge, Tromsø District Court, 1987–1988
Associate, Advokatfirmaet Hjort, 1986
Executive Officer, Ministry of Justice, 1985–1986
Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Oslo
The Norwegian Bar Association