Benjamin Sørensen Agdestein
Benjamin specializes in real estate and financing. He has broad experience in preparing and executing transactions, particularly in connection with the purchase and sale of development land and projects, commercial property and real estate companies. Benjamin assists -among other things- with negotiating and formulating relevant agreements in such processes, including letters of intent, purchase contracts, leases, loan agreements, shareholder agreements, partnership agreements and other project documentation.
Benjamin has assisted leading residential developers, private and public property owners in structuring and executing purchase and sale of both commercial and residential property, including the completion of due diligence on behalf of both buyer and seller. He has also assisted real estate companies, banks, brokerages and players within the transportation industry with contract negotiations and project management in connection with transactions, construction and real estate projects.
Through his previous experience with litigation and dispute resolution, transactions and financing within the maritime and transport sector, Benjamin has developed broad expertise in issues related to choice of law, the establishment of contractual relations and collaterals as well as the enforcement of receivables in foreign jurisdictions.
Education & Experience
|2019 -||Advokatfirmaet Berngaard AS - Partner|
|2017 - 2018||
Advokatfirmaet Berngaard/Sandbek AS - Partner
|2011 - 2016||
Advokatfirmaet Selmer DA - Senior Lawyer
|2007 - 2011||
Advokatfirmaet Vogt & Wiig AS - Associate/Lawyer
|2007 - 2007||
Advokatfirmaet Selmer DA - Intern
|2002 - 2007||
Universitetet i Oslo - Master of Laws