Hans Jørgen Langeland

Hans Jørgen Langeland

Associate Partner

Hans Jørgen Langeland is specialized within trade law. He has extensive experience with advice and dispute resolution in trade law structures such as franchise agreements, JVs, supply agreements, distribution agreements and agency agreements.

Among the retail segments Langeland has worked extensively within are groceries, consumer electronics, construction goods, cars and clothing. He has also assisted within several service-based segments, such as hotels and food service. Langeland has during the latest years assisted numerous retail businesses with e-commerce set ups, hereunder development of contract models and compliance with consumer regulatory rules.

He also has significant experience from various industries, inter alia manufacturing of goods, construction of industrial machines and technical equipment, recycling and raw materials.

Langeland has broad international experience, and frequently assists clients with trade law related advice and dispute resolution in foreign jurisdictions. In the period 2013-2016 Langeland worked as lawyer in Asia, where he was stationed at Wikborg Rein’s Shanghai office.


Associate Partner, CLP (2022-)
Specialist Counsel, Wikborg Rein Oslo (2019-2022)
Senior lawyer, Wikborg Rein Oslo (2016-2019)
Senior associate/senior lawyer, Wikborg Rein Shanghai (2013-2016)
Senior associate, Wikborg Rein Oslo (2011-2013)
Legal advisor/associate/senior associate Norwegian Claims Link AS (2007-2010)


Cand.jur., Universitity of law (2006)
Faculty of law, University of Calgary (2003)


Chairman Nordic Trade Law Forum