Jonn Ola Sørensen is a partner at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is head of the firm's competition practice. Wikborg Rein is a leading Norwegian Law firm with one of the largest and most experienced competition law teams in Norway.
Mr Sørensen has considerable experience in advising clients on all aspects of competition law, and continuously represents clients in antitrust and merger cases before the Norwegian Competition Authority as well as the EFTA Surveillance Authority, the European Commission and Norwegian courts.
As former legal director of the Norwegian Competition Authority, he has in-depth knowledge of how the authority works. Moreover Mr Sørensen has broad experience from dispute resolution and litigation, both as lawyer and as former judge and deputy judge.
Mr Sørensen regularly assists leading Norwegian and international clients within a wide range of industries, including retailing, energy, media, IT, shipping, offshore, fisheries, aquaculture, finance and inland transport.
Mr Sørensen regularly speaks at conferences on competition law matters, and is recognized as one of the leading Norwegian practitioner within competition law.
In Wikborg Rein Sørensen also handles cases within the field of public procurement law, state subsidy, and general EU/EEA law.
WWL says: "If I need someone in Norway he's the first person I call"
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