Geir-Arne Heiestad Borgestrand
Geir-Arne Heiestad Borgestrand is specialized within construction, oil, gas and other energy with a special focus on offshore contracts.
Geir-Arne has been Head of Legal for Norwegian contractor Aker Solutions ASA' (AKSO) Engineering and Subsea business areas. Prior to that, he was work with litigation in the Norwegian law firm BA-HR. He has extensive international experience within contract negotiations, project support and dispute resolution. He has also worked on setting up JV in several countries and has collaborated with several international law firms in different regions.
Geir-Arne has provided several trainings sessions, both in Norway and abroad, related to general contracting law, compliance/business etich, project support and dispute resolution.
Geir-Arne was ranked as «Up&Coming” by the in the Norwegian Financial Daily’s annual lawyers survey.
2017 - Partner, Advokatfirmaet Glittertind AS
2012 -2016 Vice President and Head of Legal, Aker Solutions ASA
2010 - 2012 Attorney-at-law, Aker Solutions ASA
2007 - 2010 Senior Associate/Associate, Advokatfirmaet BA-HR DA
2006 University of Oslo, Faculty of Law, Research assistant and editor of “Eurorett”
2009 License to practice law
2006 University of Oslo, Cand. Jur
1999 - 2001 The Norwegian Navy’s Officers’ training school
Member of the Norwegian Bar Association
Secretary to the Board of Norwegian Oil and Energy Arbitration Association (http://www.noeaa.no)
Grenseoverskridende byggetjenester : norske regler om kvalifikasjoner og utførelse i EØS-perspektiv - Oslo : Senter for europarett, Universitetet i Oslo : Universitetsforl., c2007. - IV, 165 s.
(IUSEF ; nr. 49) Finnes også som: 080532500. ISBN 978-82-15-01180-6 (h.)