Eirik Vikan Rise

Senior Lawyer


Eirik Vikan Rise practises primarily in the field of public procurement law and advises both suppliers and contracting entities. Eirik has litigated several procurement cases before the courts including proceedings for interim measures and claims for compensation.

Eirik studied law at the University of Bergen, and worked at the Norwegian Competition Authority as a leading legal advisor for the Public Procurement Complaints Board (KOFA). He specialized in procurement law at both Copenhagen University and in Bergen, and holds an Executive LLM in Public Procurement Law and Policy from the University of Nottingham.

He regularly gives lectures on procurement law and speaks at conferences.

2016 -

SANDS Advokatfirma DA

Associate | Senior Associate | Senior Lawyer
2012 - 2016

Norwegian Competition Authority

Head of legal section advising the Public Procurement Complaints Board
2014 - 2016

University of Nottingham

Executive LL.M Public Procurement Law and Policy

University of Bergen

Master of Laws

University of Copenhagen