Therese Kristiansen

Therese Kristiansen has extensive experience in construction law, both in terms of counselling and litigation. Her background is from some of Norway’s largest building organisations, both on the building and the construction side of the process. In addition, she has for several years assisted large and small contractors alike both before and during the execution of the work, as well as through the final settlement process.

Therese also has experience with general civil litigation. Among other things, she has worked on matters relating to indemnification and recourse, enforcement, general contract law and public procurement.

Work experience

  • 2020 –  Partner, Advokatfirmaet Glittertind AS
  • 2016 – 2019  Senior lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Glittertind AS
  • 2012 – 2016  Lawyer, advokatene i OBOS
  • 2010 – 2012  Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
  • 2008 – 2010  Associate, Advokatfirmaet Schjødt AS
  • 2008  Associate, Kyllingstad Kleveland Advokatfirma DA
  • 2005 – 2007  Higher Executive Officer, the legal department of the Norwegian Public Roads Adm.

Membership | Post

Member of the Norwegian Bar Association


  • 2009  License to practice law
  • 2004  Cand. jur., University of Oslo