Ernst Ravnaas

Ernst Ravnaas

Managing Partner

Ravnaas is Managing Partner at SANDS. Ravnaas has through 30 years worked with tax issues, in particular in relation to group company structuring, international structuring and purchase and sale of businesses. He has also extensive experience as adviser for the large business organizations in fiscal policy questions, and was a member of the tax committee which prepared the tax reform of 1992.

Ravnaas has with his Master in Business and Economics also worked extensively with accounting questions of legal character and issues in the borderland between law and finance. He has considerable experience as arbitrator.

Ravnaas is author of a number of books within tax law and accounting law and is frequently used as lecturer. Chambers Global characterize Ravnaas as a person “celebrated as one of the best lawyers in tax – he looks for new opportunities and new ways to approach issues. Clients find him creative, knowledgeable and easy to work with.

Ravnaas has previously been a partner in BA-HR and Wikborg Rein.

Contact information


T: +47 22 81 45 30
M: +47 915 80 918
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Secretary: Therese Østnæs Olsen
Email: too@sands.no

Specialization:
Taxation, duties and accounting Company law Insurance
Education:
1980 Master in Business and Economics, Norwegian School of Economics
1978 Cand. jur. University of Bergen
1976 Sociology, elementary course