Inger Roll-Matthiesen is the Managing Partner of Berngaard. As a lawyer, she mostly works with legal issues related to public procurement, real estate, employment and compliance. Inger has extensive experience, both as a lawyer and as a manager/board member in Norwegian business. She has previously worked in several of Norway’s leading law firms.
Inger is one of the country’s foremost experts in public procurement. She is familiar with the field from many perspectives; as a regulation drafter throughout several years at the ministry and as the head of Forenklingsutvalget, from positions as both a supplier and a client and not least as a lawyer and adviser for both the client and the supplier side. She has also been a member of Kofa and has written several books on the subject. Inger is sought-after as a lecturer in this field.
Inger is very familiar with the labor law challenges facing business. As a lawyer, Inger assists both employers and employees. She has mastered the important combination of necessary human and professional qualities when dealing with streamlining, termination and reorganizations.
Inger is well-versed in legal issues related to real estate. She advises on various issues related to the Planning and Building Act, concession law, the Pollution Act and the Sale of Property Act. She assists a number of clients in negotiations on the conclusion and termination of leases.
As senior executive and chairperson of several of Norway’s largest corporate groups, Inger has worked on most issues related to compliance, including risk assessments, preparation of internal policies and guidelines, training and follow-up of deviations/investigations.
Inger has several directorships and has assisted in several high-profile disputes and lawsuits.
Education & Experience
|2019 -||Advokatfirmaet Berngaard AS - Managing Partner|
|2018 - 2018||
Advokatfirmaet Berngaard/Sandbek AS -
Oppland Bygg og Anlegg AS -
Storebrand Boligkreditt AS og Storebrand ASA -
|2015 - 2018||
Schjødt Advokatfirma -
CEO and Lawyer
|2004 - 2015||
Posten Norge -
Legal Director - Concern
|2012 - 2014||
|2011 - 2012||
Advokatfirmaet Roll-Matthiesen & Braseth -
Own law firm in Hønefoss
|2001 - 2007||
Klagenemda for offentlige anskaffelser (KOFA) -
|1998 - 2004||
BAHR Advokatfirma -
Associate and Lawyer
|1990 - 1998||
Nærings- og energidepartementet -
Executive Officer and Advisor
EU-kommisjonen, Brussel Utveksling -
Traineeships for publif officials
Exchange Broker Aspirant
|1985 - 1990||
Universitetet i Oslo -
Universety of Edinburgh, Skottland -
Special subject EU law