Lars Gunnar Aas

Lars Gunnar Aas

Partner

Lars Gunnar Aas specialises in mergers and acquisitions and private equity, and his extensive experience covers a wide range of transactions, investments and restructurings.
Aas’main areas of expertise include (i) cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions for public and private companies, (ii) advising private equity and venture capital funds, hedge funds, real estate funds and investors on structure of fund set-ups, fund investments and acquisition and exit transactions, (iii) stock-exchange listings, public offerings and takeovers, (iv) regulatory framework for stockbroking firms, mutual funds and other institutions under supervision, (v) rules and regulations for capital markets, e.g. advice to issuers, stockbroking firms and investors on voluntary and mandatory offers, disclosure requirements, insider trading rules and other compliance issues and (vi) acquisition financing.

The ‘outstanding’ Lars Gunnar Aas has ‘solid corporate and capital markets expertise’, and ‘grasps issues very quickly’
Legal 500

Background

Partner, Advokatfirmaet CLP DA (2008)
Senior Associate, Wikborg Rein (2007-2008)
Resident Lawyer (Senior Associate), Wikborg Rein, London (2005-2007)Secondment with Allen & Overy LLP, London, Corporate Department, Financial Institutions Group (2005)
Associate, Wikborg Rein (2001-2004)
Compliance Officer and board secretary in E*TRADE Norge ASA (2001)
Legal Assistant to the Judge Advocate General (compulsory military service) (2000)

Education

Practising Certificate as Attorney-at-Law (2002)
Master of Law, University of Oslo, Norway (1999)
Examen Philosophicum, University of Oslo (1993)

Memberships and positions

Member of the Norwegian Bar Association