The lawyer’s fee is based on standards set by the Norwegian Lawyers Association. This implies that the fee for our work mainly is based on the elapsed time, complexity, experience and skills of the lawyer handling the case, and the extent of the case.
Our recommended hourly rates are at present NOK 1 750 – NOK 1 800 (ex VAT) for junior lawyers, and NOK 1 800 – NOK 3 500 (ex VAT) for senior consultants/lawyers/partners.
Information requirement for lawyers
The Services Act section 20 obliges us to inform potential clients of the following:
Read more about the provisions on www.lovdata.no (Norwegian only)
The Norwegian Bar Association has a complaints procedure for legal services, which provides an opportunity to have an assessment of the size of the fee and whether there is a breach of the Code of Conduct.