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Are you planning on doing business in Norway?

Although Norway is renowned for its secure and business-friendly environment, there are several essential considerations to keep in mind before delving into the process of establishing a business in Norway. We know and understand from experience, the complexities involved. Having a knowledgeable partner who is well-versed in the rules and regulations involved when doing business in Norway can significantly impact the outcome, distinguising between failure and success.  


Our team of lawyers and staff possesses expertise across various facets of business law. Emphasizing close collaboration, our services are meticulously tailored to meet the uniqe needs of our diverse clientele, including both businesses and individuals. 

At Magnus Legal, we have dedicated ourselves to being a premier partner for foreign companies seeking a business establishment in Norway. As the preferred choice for international companies engaging in business activities in Norway, we cater to a diverse clientele, spanning from startups to multinational groups across a wide array of industries.  


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Why choose Magnus Legal when doing business in Norway?

With extensive legal experience and deep knowledge of the requirements for foreign companies establishing their presence in Norway, our broad expertise in business law ensures we can offer a comprehensive range of legal services tailored to your needs when doing business in Norway.


When selecting Magnus Legal as your legal advisor, rest assured that we are your one-stop solution for initiating your business in Norway. Our goal is to deliver up-to-date, practical, and easily comprehensible advice tailored to your daily operations.

Our team of experts comprises lawyers, legal advisors, and qualified accountants with diverse backgrounds in both public and private sectors. They specialize in various areas, including tax law, VAT, corporate law, labor law, contracts, reporting obligations, work immigration, and cross-border accounting, among others.


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“Magnus Legal successfully represented one of our clients in a dispute with the tax office. They proved to be very knowledgeable in tax law and offered excellent advice on strategy. Absolute pleasure to work with. They take the time to understand your case and are very responsive and personal.”

A. (Ari) van Leeuwen


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Established 2005

Magnus Legal was founded in 2005. Now almost 20 years later, we have grown to become a recognized and trusted business law firm. 

Our offices

Our 4 offices are located in major cities in Norway. From Bergen, Stavanger, Oslo and Trondheim we help both Norwegian and international companies with our legal expertise. 

Our team

Our team of legal professionals possesses in-depth experise in navigating the complexities of Norwegian business operations. Commited to delivering high quality service and delivery, we prioritize providing clear and practial legal advise tailored to your needs. 

Explore our business law expertise

Establish a business in Norway
How to get started with business operations in Norway?
Corporate tax
Let Magnus Legal take care of your tax and reporting obligations.
VAT in Norway
Ensure compliance with the Norwegian law.
Work in Norway
Magnus Legal assists both foreign employers and expatriates with Norwegian compliance obligations.
Labour law
It can be challenging to relate to the Norwegian regulations. Ask us for advice.
Magnus Legal has considerable experience with legal assistance for expats.
Individual tax return
Our consultants and tax lawyers can assist so you do not overlook deductions or risk being fined.
Work immigration
We provide assistance for both Norwegian and international companies with questions regarding work stays and work immigration to Norway.
Corporate law
We offer assistance with all areas in a company’s lifecycle, from incorporation to liquidation.
Public procurement in Norway
The Norwegian legislation for public procurement applies to purchases of goods and services within most industries.
Conclusion of contracts has both great practical and principle importance for business operations.
International reach
Magnus Legal is a member of MSI Global Alliance (MSI), a leading international association of independent legal and accounting firms.
Real Estate
Let the professionals in Magnus Legal assist with your real estate transactions.
We assist our clients with achieving their sustainability goals

"They helped navigate a difficult scenario with pragmatic and cost efficient recommendations. Great attitude and excellent communications. Built trust from the initial consultation and continued to project close."

Ben Brayford


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