Henning Rosenlund Wahlen is part of Selmer's dispute resolution group, and specializes in civil litigation, arbitration and large commercial disputes. He is admitted to practice at the Supreme Court of Norway In addition to having worked several years as a lawyer, he has been a deputy judge and an in-house lawyer at a Fortune 500 company. Henning has worked extensively with disputes throughout his career, often in cases with international parties. The disputes he has handled have been within a wide range of areas, including trade secrets, director's liability, construction, employment law and competition law. As an in-house lawyer, Henning was responsible for one of the largest IP-litigation cases in Norwegian history, which was finally decided by the Supreme Court. Henning has also handled director's liability cases related to the offshore industry. He has also assisted in a case before European competition authorities concerning abuse of a dominant position.

Work experience

Partner, Lawyer
2019 - 2022
Partner, Lawyer – Ryger Advokatfirma
2015 - 2019
Senior Lawyer – Haver Advokatfirma
2012 - 2015
Associate General Counsel – Emerson
2010 - 2012
Deputy Judge – Stavanger tingrett
2007 - 2010
Associate – Advokatfirmaet Thommessen


2001 - 2007
Master of Laws – University of Bergen
2006 - 2007
London School of Economics and Political Science