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SANDS has assisted AS from early stage to Merkur Market AS is one of many tech clients of SANDS. The company develops innovative mobile solutions for the TV industry, and is currently co-operation w…


Attractive employer

In the world’s largest employer branding survey, by Universum, we won the 2018 award for having advanced most places on the list of Norway’s most attr…

We want to create a law firm where professional quality, focus on the clients and job satisfaction trump everything.
Ernst Ravnaas, managing partner at SANDS, is convinced long work days with enormous requirements to billable hours do not necessarily lead to the highest quality of work. We want energetic employees with clear and rested minds. Our clients gain from that, he says in this interview.
Legal 500 2018

Recognition for SANDS in international ranking of law firms

Today, Legal 500 published its annual ranking of law firms. We are delighted to be ranked among Norway’s leading law firms in as many as 14 out of 17…


Achievement of the Year!

Our heartfelt thanks go to our colleagues in other law firms who participated in Finansavisen’s annual review of practicing lawyers. Not only did we r…


What Is Your Agent Story?

The use of agents is normal practice in a range of industries, and very often crucial in order to succeed as a company, for example when entering into…


Fjord1 listed on Oslo Stock Exchange

FJORD1 is as of 15 August 2017 listed on the main list of Oslo Børs (Oslo stock exchange). SANDS has assisted FJORD1 in the entire listing process, wh…


New brand name and new graphic design

The firm is in a new phase; a phase characterized by ambitions, new ideas, energy, action and enthusiasm. We will now be more than 200 partners and e…

Change of practice

The EFTA Court’s judgment of 20th July 2017 in Case E-11/16 Mobil Betriebskrankenkasse v Tryg Forsikring means a change of practice for Norwegian insurance companies

Whilst on holiday in Norway in 2011, a German tourist was injured following a car accident with a Norwegian national. Mr Wille received emergency trea…