Svein Simonnaes has worked with BAHR as an attorney at law since he completed his university degrees in 1995, from 2000 as a partner. He has a degree in economics MSc (siviløkonom) from the Norwegian School of Economics and Business Administration (Norges Handelshøyskole), Bergen, Norway (1989) and in law (cand. jur.) from the University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway (1995).
His work centres around private and public M&A transactions and joint ventures, many of which have multinational aspects, public market exits on the Oslo stock exchange, and corporate governance for corporations listed there.
Peter van Dam is Chief Digital Officer at leading Norwegian law firm Simonsen Vogt Wiig, and has many years’ experience in digitalization, both as vendor, consultant and now as CDO. The digital strategy he leads is built on three building blocks: client focus, an agile technical platform and a focus on organizational implementation via the new generation. As part of client focus Peter works on a client portal which includes the use of document automation, expert reasoning and AI/ML-tools.