Robert is considered one of the country’s leading procurement and state aid experts. He has a number of support and procurement law publications to refer to, in addition to being ranked among the foremost lawyers in his field of expertise in Finansavisen’s annual bar of lawyers the last years. Robert also has extensive experience in dispute resolution in the above-mentioned disciplines and in contract and contract law and pension law.

Much of Robert’s assistance in recent years has been provided in connection with complex projects for the state, county councils, municipalities and publicly owned companies. This has provided unique insight into how clients and sponsors think and work, which is of great value when advising private companies, for example in connection with submitting tenders or complaints to the public.

Robert has advised in many sectors, such as research, development and innovation, public transport, rail, port, aviation, broadband, land, ICT, energy, toll, public sector, non-profit and cultural and sports.

Robert is also a widely used speaker in his field of expertise.



Partner, Kvale
2016 - 2019
Partner, Kluge Advokatfirma
2011 - 2015
Lawyer / Partner, ALT advokatfirma
2006 - 2010
Lawyer / Associate, BAHR
2007 - 2008
Deputy Judge, Oslo District Court
2003 - 2006
Advisor / Senior Executive, Konkurransepolitisk avdeling i Nærings- og handelsdepartementet/Fornyingsdepartementet
National expert in the European Commission, DG Competition, State Aid Directorate


Cand.jur., University of Oslo