Sverre Hveding

Partner, LawyerOslo

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Sverre Hveding


Sverre Hveding specialises in Norwegian and international tax law. He advises clients on corporate transactions, group reorganisations, and the structuring of investments and cross-border projects. Sverre's practice also includes assistance in relation to tax audits, tax complaints and tax litigation. He advises companies within a wide range of industries, such as trade and industry, real estate, banking and finance, service industries, venture capital and Private Equity. The international rating agencies Chambers Europe and The Legal 500 recommends Sverre as one of the leading Norwegian tax lawyers. Sverre has a deep commercial understanding, and is known for his ability to find excellent solutions and his strategic thinking in complex matters. Sverre also frequently gives lectures for fellow lawyers under the auspices of the Norwegian Bar Association. Sverre is also a member of the Norwegian Bar Association's tax law committe.

Work experience

Partner – Advokatfirmaet Selmer DA
2003 - 2011
Partner – DLA Piper
1998 - 2003
Senior Associate – Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS
1996 - 1997
Deputy Judge – Nedre Romerike tingrett
1994 - 1996
Associate – Advokatfirmaet Thommessen AS


1998 - 1998
Master of Laws (LL. M), NYU, New York – International Taxation
Cand.jur. – University of Oslo


The Tax treatment of transfer of residence by individuals – IFA
The concept of residence for tax purposes in Norway – Bulletin for international Fiscal Documentation